The Reverend Will Davenport has become the audience’s favorite. Tom Brittney is the British actor who is making headlines in the show “Grantchester.” He first appeared in the show in 2019 and has since given the power pact performance. The actor was born on October 26, 1990, in Gravesend, Kent. Tom got the inspiration for acting from his home only as his mother used to teach drama. Also, his mother, Lynn Brittney, is a famous author. It seems that “there is a call for a creative career” in his family; Tom’s sister, Rose, is a trained dancer. The actor started his career in 2013 with daytime soap operas. He for the positive response for this role and got the recognized series, “Outlander” in 2014. Outlander is a history/ fantasy series. From this role, he paved the way for a successful career ahead. He portrayed the character of Lieutenant Jeremy Foster in the series.
Tom Brittney’s Personal Life, Career, And More
Tom rose to the limelight after just one year in the industry. Each role that he has done earned him recognition to some extent. That is why he has been getting work since 2013. In 2014, he appeared for one episode in the BBC TV series “Call the midwife” and also in the short film called “The Unknowns.” In 2015, he was cast as DS Ken Howells in the crime drama “The Five.” The actor made a quiet fan base with the role. Tom keeps appearing in television series and shows such as The Syndicate, UnReal, Humans, and Film Stars don’t die in Liverpool.
In 2017, he appeared in Genius and X Company. It was in 2018 that Tom got his biggest break. He bagged the role in the crime drama Grantchester as the Reverend Will Davenport. It was his first major ITV role. In 2020, he appeared in a show, “Make me famous,” the drama revolves around reality TV stars and the impact of their fast success. He received positive critical reviews for the role. During one of his interviews, he revealed that he is an atheist. It comes as a shock to many as the actor is born with a backward collar and a holy calling.
Tom is very active on social media and posts adorable pictures of his pet dog. Apart from acting, this actor is a skillful photographer. Nobody can guess it, but handsome Tom once suffered from Body Dysmorphia. He once revealed, “I used to take off days from school because I just hated the way I looked.” He further said that he is self-conscious about his looks. However, it is definitely praiseworthy how he took care of the condition and made his name in the acting industry.
Tom Brittney’s Net Worth
The net worth of Tom Brittney is estimated to be approx $1-3 million. The actor has come a long way since he got his first minor role in a daily soap, “Doctors,” in 2013. The major part of his earnings comes from his successful acting career. The actor was trained at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Along with acting, he is a voice-over artist and worked with numerous brands such as Virgin Atlantic, Barclays, Vauxhall, BMW, and John Lewis. The actor has given his voice in corporates, commercials, promos, and video games. As an actor and voice-over artist, he has acquired a prominent name in the industry. However, it is with Grantchester that he gained tremendous success. The role made him a household name. He replaced James Norton in the show and performed better than expected.