Who is Tom Hardy’s mother?
Elizabeth Anne Hardy is an artist and also the mother of English actor, producer, and screenwriter Edward Thomas Hardy, known as Tom Hardy. Elizabeth’s son Tom Hardy is also active in charity work and is an ambassador for the Prince’s Trust. Elizabeth is the wife of English novelist, playwright and screenwriter Edward John “Chips” Hardy.
Elizabeth Anne Hardy: Bio Summary
|Elizabeth Anne Hardy
|mother of Tom Hardy
|Date of birth
|Artist and painter
Elizabeth Anne Hardy has not disclosed specifics such as her date of birth, age, parents’ identity, siblings, and relatives among other deets regarding her early life. She was born in the United Kingdom and holds British nationality.
Elizabeth Anne Hardy’s educational background and qualifications are unknown. She is an artist and painter. She got married to Edward John Hardy also known as Chips Hardy. Chips Hardy is a novelist, playwright, and screenwriter.
Elizabeth Anne Hardy’s husband Chips Hardy is a successful creative director. He has also written for television, film, theatre, novels, and stand-up material. For her work with Irish comedian and actor Dave Allen, he was awarded a British Comedy Award.
There isn’t much information about Elizabeth and Chips Hardy’s union available. They gave birth to a son, their only child Edward Thomas Hardy in the Hammersmith district of London on 15 September 1977. He was raised in London’s East Sheen suburb.
Edward Thomas Hardy also known as Tom Hardy and his father Chips Hardy worked on BBC One’s 2017 drama series Taboo. Tom Hardy has appeared in films such as Star Trek: Nemesis (2002), RocknRolla (2008), Bronson (2008), Warrior (2011), and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011).
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Tom Hardy has become successful in his work as an actor, producer, and screenwriter. He appeared on a 2016 Debrett’s list of the most influential people in the United Kingdom. He was also appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2018 Birthday Honours for services to drama.
Elizabeth Anne Hardy and her son Tom Hardy appear to have a good relationship however, Tom Hardy once mentioned that he would have sold his mother to buy drugs. He made this known while he was opening up about his drug addiction.
Tom Hardy suffered from dysthymia and was drinking alcohol and using crack cocaine to cope with it. He said: “I would have sold my mother for a rock of crack.” “I was a shameful suburban statistic. I was told very clearly, ‘You go down that road, Tom, you won’t come back.
That’s it. All you need to know.’ That message stayed with me clearly for the rest of my days. I am f–king lucky to be here”. Tom opted to seek psychological help when he was 20 years old. By age 13, Tom Hardy was already taking drugs and into some deviant behaviors.
In 2003, Tom Hardy entered rehab and has been sober ever since. He is now an ambassador for the Prince’s Trust, a UK youth charity that provides training, personal development, business start-up support, mentoring, and advice.