Welcome to an unofficial website dedicated to supporting the incredible talents of versatile British actor Tom Riley, who has received wide critical acclaim for his stage, television and film performances. Tom was recently seen worldwide in the lead role of Leonardo Da Vinci in the 8 part Starz / BBC drama series Da Vinci's Demons, which began broadcast on 12th April 2013 in the US.
Tom is perhaps best known for his television roles - as Leonardo da Vinci in Starz Da Vinci's Demons, as Laurence Shepherd in two series of ITV's Monroe, as Gavin Sorensen in ITV's Bouquet Of Barbed Wire, and as Mr Wickham in ITV's Lost In Austen. Other notable television appearances include Poirot: Appointment With Death as Raymond Boynton, and Lewis: And The Moonbeams Kiss The Sea as Philip Horton. Romeo in St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold, and Freddie Butler in Happy Ever Afters are just two of Tom's most recent film roles.
Nominated as Outstanding Featured Actor In A Play at the 2011 Drama Desk Awards for his role as Septimus Hodge in Arcadia on Broadway, Tom's other theatre credits include numerous productions at the Royal Court Theatre, and the Riverside Studios' 2010 world premiere of Hurts Given and Received by Howard Barker. For this he received outstanding reviews, and a nomination for best performance in the 2010 Off West End Theatre Awards. Tom was most recently seen on stage as Richard Kenton in the world premiere of the Stephen Poliakoff play My City at the Almeida Theatre in 2011.
Official production for Da Vinci's Demons season 1 started on 29th May 2012, and began broadcast on Starz and Fox International Channels in April 2013. Tom was recently involved with AIR, a short science fiction film, part of The Hybrid Project and is now filming season 2 of Da Vinci's Demons. Further details of Tom's career can be found elsewhere on the site.