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Tom Hardy’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements

Tom Hardy’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements
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This English actor has definitely immersed himself in the American entertainment scene you may remember him in movies, Inception (2010) and The Revenant (2015) for which he received a nomination at the Academy Awards for the Best Supporting Actor award. The actor has the ability to move from one scene to another as he has done on the British and American scenes.

Read on to learn more about Tom Hardy’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements

Tom Hardy’s Height

At first glance, we would say that he is one of those celebrities whose size cannot be measured he doesn’t look small but he doesn’t look incredibly tall either. We can tell you for sure the actor is well above the height of an average man. After all this discussion how tall is Tom Hardy?

Tom Hardy’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements

Tom Hardy is 5 feet 9 inches tall he is not out of this world but he is not a dwarf. The actor is known to accept roles in movies that make him look bigger than life so it is alarming to see him compete against some of his biggest co-stars.

For example, when he played Bane in Batman; The Dark Knight Rises he saw “eye to eye” with Christian Bale who is at least three inches taller than him. It wasn’t the special effects people it was a trick as old as time. Two words… foot lifts. The actor who once described himself as a “London petty bourgeois” is used to starring taller actors even actresses and the lifts always go around.

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Tom Hardy is not the only man in Hollywood who wants to add a few inches to their height people like Simon Cowell Tom Cruise and Robert Downey Jr. have been known to pile up a little on and off the set. Some celebrities share Tom Hardy’s height just in case you want to compare.

Mark Zuckerberg, Ian Somerhalder, and Pharrell are all as tall as Tom Hardy.

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Tom Hardy’s Weight

Tom Hardy’s height and weight have been modified for film parts. We already know he wears elevators but did you see the actor before he played Bane in Batman: The Dark Knight Rises? This transformation was the object of dreams and people were talking more and more about Hardy.

In the film Batman, he went through an alarming transformation but this is not the first time he had to completely change his construction in the 2008 film Bronson where he played a young man who was sentenced to seven years in prison for stealing from a post office eventually spent three decades in isolation.

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Also, in the film Warrior (2011) where he played a fighter and ex-MMA soldier, his body underwent serious changes. Speaking of what he had to do for Bronson he said “For Bronson, I put on about 7lbs a week —  with no steroids.”

In the absence of steroids that’s what the actor ended up doing “In the end, I put about 2.5 stones in eating chicken and rice which was my basic diet all day. Then I would have had pizza Häagen-Dazs, and Coca-Cola: So it’s not good but I had to put some weight on it.

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Some would say that his role as Bane asked him to look like a balance between his Bronson size and Warrior. He had barely three months to achieve this feat by taking 30 pounds and he did very well if we say it ourselves. The actor currently weighs 82 kg but we don’t count on that for long because he is used to inflating himself from time to time.

Tom Hardy’s Body Measurements

In addition to the height and weight of the actor, we have some additional statistics from Tom here for you. His chest is 45 inches long his waist circumference is 34 inches and his biceps are 16 inches.  Wow! He is incredibly buff for a ‘petite bourgeois boy from London’.

Here is also Tom Hardy’s shoe size. The actor wears an American size 10 a European size 43 and a British size 9.5. This brings us to the end we hope we have done justice to his statistics.

Facts About Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy who has Irish roots was brought up in East Sheen a suburb of London. His upbringing in the English capital had a significant influence on his development as an actor and filmmaker.

In 1998 Tom Hardy achieved success at the age of 21 when he won The Big Breakfast’s Find Me a Supermodel competition. This marked an important milestone in his career that would lead to further acting roles and recognition.

His remarkable performances in plays such as Blood and Arabia We’d All Be Kings led to his recognition with the 2003 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Outstanding Newcomer. His talent was undeniable and it is no surprise that he received this prestigious award.

In 2012 Tom Hardy starred as the villainous Bane in The Dark Knight Rises which was Christopher Nolan’s final installment of his acclaimed The Dark Knight Trilogy. This film marked a memorable performance from Hardy that has since become an iconic role in superhero films.

In 2010 Tom Hardy was awarded a BAFTA Rising Star award for his portrayal of Eames in Christopher Nolan’s science fiction thriller Inception.

He was nominated for Best Supporting Actor in Revenant an acclaimed film that has been widely praised.

Hardy and his girlfriend Rachael Speed an assistant director whom he met on the set of The Virgin Queen in 2005 welcomed their son Louis Thomas Hardy into the world in 2008.

Hardy had a difficult start in life as he was heavily dependent on both alcohol and drugs. In particular cocaine addiction consumed his formative years before he eventually managed to turn his life around.

In 2015 GQ Magazine a New York-based magazine recognized Hardy as one of the 50 best dressed British men. His impeccable style and taste in fashion earned him this prestigious honor.

During the filming of Bronson Hardy had multiple opportunities to meet Charles Salvador a notorious British prisoner.

In 2010 Hardy was appointed as a representative for The Prince’s Trust an esteemed UK youth charity that offers guidance and mentoring services along with training and assistance to help young people launch their businesses.

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Quick Facts About Tom Hardy

Real NameEdward Thomas “Tom” Hardy
NicknameTom
ProfessionActor, Producer
 
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements– Chest: 45 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 16 Inches
Eye ColourHazel Grey
Hair ColourDark Brown
 
Date of Birth15 September 1977
Age46 Years
Birth PlaceHammersmith, London, UK
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
NationalityEnglish
HometownLondon
SchoolReed’s School in Surrey and Tower House School in London
Richmond Drama School, London
CollegeDuff Miller Sixth Form College, London
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutFilm– Black Hawk Down (2001)
FamilyLondon, Como region in Italy, Béziers, Nîmes, Sommières,
and Arles in the South of France
ReligionNot Known
EthnicityIrish
HobbiesWatching Comedy Shows, Camping, Reading Books
ControversyIn 2015, Tom slammed a reporter for being asked about his sexuality.
 
Favourite BeveragesTea, Coffee, Red Bull, Coca Cola
Favourite DestinationsLondon, Como region in Italy, Béziers, Nîmes, Sommières,
and Arles in the South of France
Favourite ClubThe Groucho Club, London
Favourite ActorGary Oldman
 
Sexual OrientationBisexual
Marital StatusDivorced
Affairs/GirlfriendsSarah Ward, Actress (1999-2004), Rachael Speed, Director (2008),
Charlotte Riley, Actress (2009-Present)
Wife/SpouseSarah Ward (1999-2004), Charlotte Riley (Married in 2014)
ChildrenSon– Louis Thomas Hardy
Daughter– None
 
Cars CollectionAudi R8 Spyder, Camero
 
Net Worth$45 Million