Even if you've just recently discovered the glory that is Tom Holland, Tom's career in acting started way before he was cast as Spider-Man. Actually, Tom's been acting since he was just a little boy. His career started on stage, acting in musicals, but eventually his talent helped him land a ton of movie roles, including his six-picture deal with Marvel Studios. That means you'll be seeing a lot more of Tom in the near future. Still, his next movie is probably months and months away so if you've already seen Spider-Man: Far From Home and need something to take up your time until you can see his face again, here's a list of other movies Tom has starred in.
As a teen, Tom starred in a 2012 disaster movie called The Impossible. The movie was based on a true story about a woman who nearly died during the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami. In the film, Tom plays Lucas Bennett, the oldest son of a family who's on vacation in Thailand when the tsunami hits. The movie follows their journey as they try to survive an intense natural disaster.
In the Heart of the Sea
In 2015, Tom landed a role in a movie about the sinking of an American whaling ship called the Essex in 1820. The movie was titled after a non-fiction book of the same name. The real-life event is actually what inspired the book Moby Dick. In the movie, Tom plays the ship's cabin boy.
Captain America: Civil War
Captain America: Civil War marked Tom's first appearance as Marvel's new Spider-Man. The movies follows a clash between two factions that form after disagreements over international oversight of the Avengers. In the movie, Spider-Man sides with Tony Stark, aka Iron Man.
Edge of Winter
In Edge of Winter, Tom plays Bradley Baker, a boy with a father who's recently divorced. The father's angry behavior controls him as he lives in a cabin in the wilderness with his two sons. Tom loves his father, but his toxic behavior is slowly affecting him.
The Lost City of Z
The Lost City of Z is a 2016 film based on book of the same name which chronicled real-life events about a British explorer named Percy. Percy was sent to Brazil to find a supposed lost city inside the Amazon. Tom Holland plays Percy's son Jack.
Spider-Man: Homecoming was Tom Holland's first full film as the new Spider-Man. To prepare for the film, he actually attended a high school in the Bronx, where students did not actually believe he was really casted to play Spider-Man. In the film, Peter Parker tries to balance life as a high-schooler while fighting villains wreaking havoc.
Avengers: Infinity War
In this film, Tom reprises his role as Spider-Man and spoiler alert: actually becomes an Avenger. The movie follows the Avengers as they fight a super-villain named Thanos who's on a quest to wipe out half of all life in the universe.
You can catch Tom as Spider-Man again in Avengers: Endgame, the highest-grossing film of all time. In it, the surviving Avengers gather to try to reverse the damage Thanos has caused.
Spider-Man: Far From Home
You've probably already seen it, but Tom's most recent film just premiered in early July. Again in his role as Spider-Man, Tom must fight off villains while struggling with the reality that he must let go of youth and fully step into his role as Spider-Man.
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