STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 436 this week

Tom Hooper (II)


Tom Hooper is from a very privileged background. He was educated at the prestigious Westminster School and studied English at England's top university, Oxford. His father was a director at United News and Media, which owned an ITV franchise. His father introduced him to British television legend Matthew Robinson, who gave him breaks by employing ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Tom Hooper? Add or change photos

Related News

Blu-ray Review: 'Les Misérables'
| CineVue
Pride wins best film at BIFAs
| ScreenDaily

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 36 people
created 08 May 2012
 
a list of 25 people
created 25 Dec 2012
 
a list of 41 people
created 13 Jun 2013
 
a list of 49 people
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 48 people
created 2 weeks ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tom Hooper's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 22 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Jump to: Director | Producer | Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Director (17 credits)
 2014 Jaguar: Rendezvous (Short)
 2008 John Adams (TV Mini-Series) (7 episodes)
- Peacefield (2008)
- Unnecessary War (2008)
- Unite or Die (2008)
- Reunion (2008)
 2006 Longford (TV Movie)
 2005 Elizabeth I (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2005)
- Episode #1.1 (2005)
 2004 Red Dust
 2003 Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (TV Mini-Series)
 2002 Daniel Deronda (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2002)
- Episode #1.2 (2002)
- Episode #1.1 (2002)
 2001 Love in a Cold Climate (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2001)
- Episode #1.1 (2001)
 1999 Cold Feet (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #2.2 (1999)
- Episode #2.1 (1999)
 1998 EastEnders: The Mitchells - Naked Truths (Video) (archive directed by)
 1997 Byker Grove (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #9.20 (1997)
- Episode #9.19 (1997)
- Episode #9.18 (1997)
- Episode #9.17 (1997)
 1992 Painted Faces (TV Short)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (26 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial: SK-II (Japan) See more »

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The thing that fascinates me is that the way I came to film and television is extinct. Then there were gatekeepers, it was prohibitively expensive to make a film, to be a director you had to be an entrepreneur to raise money. Now with my little £150 digital camera, I can film and use editing software on the computer. There's been a complete democratization. The barrier to entry is so much lower, ... See more »

Trivia:

Educated at Westminster School, London. See more »

Trademark:

Often directs historical dramas and period pieces See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Who would you say were the best directors of the year? the-twist
Loss at BAFTAs CCCampedel
Stand your ground Tom fortean2
Anybody else notice... ousside
A long walk to freedom, confirmed as director! louisharris12
the four+ hour first cut of The King's Speech bettif-2
Discuss Tom Hooper on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page