Welcome to a website, dedicated since 2008 to supporting the incredible talents of Tom Riley, the versatile British actor and producer, who will return to the stage from 26th January 2018 in Dry Powder at the Hampstead Theatre. Tom has most recently been seen worldwide as Claude Sabine in Amazon Prime's series The Collection, on BBC2 and Showtime as Charlie in Sam Bain's Ill Behaviour, on cinema screens in UK as Tom Ray in Starfish. Tom will reprise his lead role as DI Will Wagstaffe in ITV Encore's 2 hour pilot Dark Heart - ITV has commisioned a 6 part series, to begin filming March 2018.
Tom Riley has received wide critical acclaim, and awards recognition for his stage, television and film performances. He is perhaps best known for his leading television roles: Leonardo da Vinci in three seasons of Starz Da Vinci's Demons - a role which won Tom the BAFTA Cymru best actor award, and a Cablefax Programme Awards honourable mention as best actor in 2014, Robin Hood in Doctor Who Robot of Sherwood, Laurence Shepherd in two series of ITV's Monroe, Gavin Sorensen in ITV's Bouquet Of Barbed Wire, and 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.
Thomas Ingram in Ghost Light, Tom Ray in Starfish, Mike in Pushing Dead, Parker-Hall in Kill Your Friends, are just some of Tom's most recent film roles. Earlier lead film roles include Freddie in Happy Ever Afters, Joe in I Want Candy and David in A Few Days in September.
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.
Tom filmed indie comedy Ghost Light in Massachussetts October 2017 which will be released in 2018, along Modern Life Is Rubbish, Pushing Dead and Extinction. Dry Powder opens at the Hampstead Theatre on 26th January 2018, and closes on 3rd March. Tom then begins shooting 6 part series Dark Heart for ITV. Further details of Tom's career can be found elsewhere on the site. This website has long been approved by Tom, but is unofficial.