Famous Brit of the Week #51 - Tom Holland
Today's Famous Brits Assembly was about Tom Holland and the presentation was by three of our year 6 pupils. Tom is an English actor and dancer. A graduate of the BRIT School in London, he is known for playing Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), so far appearing or starring in five films: Captain America: Civil War (2016), Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), and the upcoming Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019). Holland previously appeared on stage in the title role of Billy Elliot the Musical in London's West End in 2008. His other major films include The Impossible (2012), In the Heart of the Sea (2015), and The Lost City of Z (2016). He is also set to voice Walter Beckett in Spies in Disguise (2019) and Jip in The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle (2020). Holland has also signed on to star in The Devil All the Time, Onward and as Nathan Drake in Uncharted (all in 2020). In 2017, Holland received the BAFTA Rising Star Award.