The first Spider-Man with Tobey Maguire. But about six months after I left, the dance teacher told me there's an agent coming from an advertising agency and suggested I do an audition. , "Dark Tower' Taps Newcomer Tom Taylor for Jake Chambers Role (EXCLUSIVE)", "Here's why Amazon is giving this Stephen King flop another shot", "BBC - Tom Hollander to star in Us, David Nicholls' adaptation of his bestselling novel for BBC One - Media Centre", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Tom_Taylor_(actor)&oldid=979287400, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 19 September 2020, at 22:23. The actor's latest role can be enjoyed in the BBC's Us, in which plays the character of Albie Peterson âÂ an aspiring teenage photographer, and the only child of a couple of the brink of separation. I'd read the word Pilates over and over again and then keep repeating. , Taylor won the role of Jake Chambers in March 2016, after a worldwide casting. In terms of reading, I don't really read that much other than scripts, however I remember reading this Michael Morpurgo book, Born to Run. I did get to a decent level in football but I had to make the choice as to whether I go away for three months on a job or continue my football, so obviously I chose acting. The director gave me a lot more freedom to take it my own way. TT: It was one of the best experiences of my life. will be a reboot with no connection to the film due to its financial and critical result. I've got a picture of Spider-Man in my bedroom, I got it after watching the film because I loved it so much. After being informed about an agent visiting the drama school, Tom returned to audition for the agent, leading to his first professional screen role. TT: With every character, you have to establish their history and what their relationship is with everyone in the stor. [laughing]LOVE: You can't watch yourself! TT: Something crazy, something out there. TT: So I went to a normal school; the drama school was a two-hour workshop thing where we'd do termly performances for the parents. For the 19-year-old actor who graced screens back in 2014 with his inaugural television role in Casualty, Tom Taylor makes his latest TV appearance starring alongside The Night Manager's Tom Hollander and Luther's Saskia Reeves in the heart-warming BBC drama Us. I haven't actually read any of the books, but I've heard they're amazing. Looking for some great streaming picks? Taylor has very few credits to his name. Unless that's something you do? TT: Right now I'm doing music production. And clothing! before landing in Los Angeles and getting work as a movie extra and stuntman. Official Sites, View agent, publicist, legal and company contact details on IMDbPro, My Top Favorite Breakthrough Actors of 2017. Tom Taylor is an English actor born on 16 July 2001. LOVE: No, go on! I've spent a lot of time in my garden, and I've had lots of fun with mates. The slogan is 'relax yourself' because everyone's stressed [laughs]. After being informed about an agent visiting the drama school, Tom returned to audition for the agent, leading to his first professional screen role. Oh! LOVE: When you're not acting, what else do you get up to? Tom Taylor (born 16 July 2001) is an English actor, known for his performance as Jake Chambers in The Dark Tower and Tom Foster in the BBC One hit drama Doctor Foster. Film? Taylor’s Only Previous Roles Were in TV Shows. I hope the coronavirus disappears, and I hope to do more jobs and keep building up. Tom Taylor is a British actor, best know for his portrayal of Tom in the BBC drama Doctor Foster. It's one of them environments where you can just chill and have a fire on. There'll be three little pieces to start with. Then you have meetings, but with Tom Hollander and Saskia Reeves, we pretended to be a family by walking around the British Musuem together. Tom Taylor is an English actor born on 16 July 2001. TT: Oh definitely a footballer. He is best known for his work on the DC Comics series Injustice: Gods Among Us, DCeased and Suicide Squad, Marvel's All-New Wolverine, X-Men Red and Superior Iron Man and his many Star Wars works. There was no one around for miles and I was just looking at the stars with Dad, thinking wow. Taylor landed his first major gig as a one-off guest star in the long-running medial drama Casualty, and as the Radio Times reports, has gone on to appear in the 2017 fantasy flick The Dark Tower opposite Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey, 2019's The Kid Who Would Be King, and the U.S. crime drama Legends. Or, might also recognise him for his stellar performance alonside the Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey in Stephen King's The Dark Tower. TT: It wasn't so much what they said, it was more watching and learning from them. I want to be a villain, that's the goal. Tom Taylor (born 16 July 2001) is an English actor, known for his performance as Jake Chambers in The Dark Tower and Tom Foster in the BBC One hit drama Doctor Foster. As previously mentioned, the BBC's latest adaptation is based on David Nicholls' hugely popular novel of the same name, and follows the story of Douglas Petersen (Hollander) â a seemingly-happy family man who plans a grand tour of Europe with his with Connie (Reeves) and teenage son. 2020 Bustle Digital Group. The Dark Tower! - IMDb Mini Biography By: Jim Beaver They did teach me to be really professional however and be nice to everyone. Whereas when you're playing a crazy role, you can just completely lose it, no matter what you do. LOVE: Did you have any training when you were younger in dramatic arts? Surface actor … He made his professional acting debut in 2012's Broken Hearts. But when's he not hanging out with Hollywood hallmarks, Tom Taylor can be found at home in Surrey helping his Dad cement the garden. LOVE: What was it like working with Idris and Matthew. He also co-starred with Tom Keene in an unsold TV pilot, "Crossroad Avengers" (1953), written and directed by Ed Wood. I never thought I'd be an actor, and the first time I went into Casualty, I loved it. But the teen prodigy remains confident about what's in the pipeline, striving for the villainous role in a film. Taylor was born in 2001. LOVE: Did either of them give you any good advice? I cringe.  However, the production of that TV series I woke up in the night and I couldn't move; there was this person ust pointing and staring at me. LOVE: Final one, what's your dream role? Born in Surrey, England, Tom attended drama school up until 2013. LOVE: So what did you want to be when you were younger? It's a great contrast because a lot of the time when you're filming and you're not doing a scene, you're jsut waiting so I thought if I'm going to sit down for a couple of hours, I'm going to do something productive. He is originally from the United Kingdom. 2017 was Tom's biggest breakthrough when he landed a major role in The Dark Tower (2017), based on Stephen King's fantasy book series, sharing the screen with leading men Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey. Tom Taylor, Actor: The Goldbergs. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. However, before they've even begun packing their bags, Connie drops the bombshell that she wants a divorce, prompting David to try and win back her love throughout their dysfunctional family holiday. TT: Yeah, I fell into it massively. TT: It wasn't too bad. And Tom Taylor, who plays the troubled teenage son of Gemma and Simon Foster, has shocked yet again, as it's revealed he looks completely different in real life. I thought, I'm not doing that!