Tom Ellis (actor)

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Tom Ellis
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Ellis in 2016
Thomas John Ellis

(1978-11-17) 17 November 1978 (age 44)
Cardiff, Wales
Years active2000–present

Thomas John Ellis (born 17 November 1978) is a British actor. He is known for playing Lucifer Morningstar in the Fox urban fantasy series Lucifer and its DC Universe crossover appearances.[1][2] He has also played Gary Preston in the BBC One sitcom Miranda, William Rush in the USA Network series Rush and Mark Etches in the supernatural drama The Fades.

Ellis was born in Cardiff, Wales. He has an English background. His ancestry traces back to the county of Devon. He grew up in England. Ellis went to school in Sheffield.

Ellis was married English actress Tamzin Outhwaite from 2006 until their divorce in 2014. He married American screenwriter Meaghan Oppenheimer in 2019. He has three children.

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  1. Hatchett, Keisha (27 February 2015). "Tom Ellis cast as Lucifer in DC Comics-based pilot". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 1 June 2021.
  2. Barton, Steve (27 February 2015). "Lucifer – Tom Ellis Gets His Horns". Dread Central. Retrieved 1 June 2021.

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