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Welcome to an unofficial website dedicated to supporting the incredible talents of versatile British actor and producer Tom Riley, who has received wide critical acclaim for his stage, television and film performances. Tom has been seen most recently, on TV screens worldwide, in the lead role of Leonardo da Vinci, in the Starz / BBC drama series Da Vinci's Demons

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 3 began filming in Wales 23rd June 2014, with Tom taking dual roles of producer and lead actor. Feature film Kill Your Friends finished shooting in April 2014, and will be released in 2015. Tom's guest episode of the new series of Doctor Who will broadcast in September 2014. Further details of Tom's career can be found elsewhere on the site.

Doctor Who: a truly stellar guest performance from Tom Riley

Previews of the new series of Doctor Who have been shared in the latest Doctor Who Magazine and SFX Magazine. Further details and a lovely comment, about Tom's guest appearance in episode 3, have been shared in both publications by Steven Moffat.

It's the Doctor meets Robin Hood. And it's about being a hero. The Doctor's going through a period of his life where he's worrying about whether he counts as a good man...It's very, very funny. Every single thing you want in a good Robin Hood is going to be there. SFX

A glorious, heart-filling, action-packed romp, with a truly stellar guest performance from Tom Riley - it's like all of Summer in 45 minutes, with sword fights. Doctor Who Magazine

Both SFX and the Doctor Who Magazine are available to download on iTunes. The new series begins broadcast worldwide next month.

A Brief History of Confession: Latitude Festival 2014 Winning Short Film video

The short film recently narrated by Tom - A Brief History of Confession, was the winner of the Secrets and Lies short film competition at the Latitude Festival last weekend. Latitude uploaded the film to You Tube, so we now get to enjoy Tom's lovely voice.

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