5 things to know about Tom Holland

1. He made his debut in the West End production of Billy Elliot the Musical as Michael, Billy’s best friend, before later moving into the main role.

2. After finishing his run in Billy Elliot the Musical in 2010, Holland landed his first film role alongside Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor in The Impossible, about a family caught in Thailand during the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

3. He stars alongside Thor in Ron Howard's upcoming movie.

4. He had to go through “a series of complex screen tests” to land the part. (lol okay)

5. He can do his own stunts.

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