Tom Austen

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Tom Austen
Born Taunton, Somerset, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 2010–present
Notable credit(s)
Relatives Freddy Carter

Tom Austen is an English actor, known for his television appearances portraying Jasper Frost on The Royals and Guy Hopkins on Grantchester.

Early life[edit]

Raised in Taunton, Somerset, Austen attended Queen's College, Taunton and then the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.[1]

Career[edit]

Austen's first acting job was portraying rent boy Anto in an episode of the UK series Shameless in 2010.[2] He played multi-episode roles on The Borgias and Beaver Falls in 2012,[1][2] and starred as Marc Bayard in the police procedural series Jo in 2013.[2][3][4] After his costarring role as Grantchester's Guy Hopkins in 2014,[5][6][7] Austen began portraying duplicitous bodyguard Jasper Frost on the E! drama series The Royals in 2015.[8][9][10][11]

Filmography[edit]

Year Project Role Notes Ref.
2010 Shameless Anto TV series (Series 7 – Episode: "Gang Wars") [1][2]
2011 Doctors Jonathan Bone TV soap opera (Episode: "Charming") [12]
2012 The Borgias Raffaello Pallavicini TV series (Season 2 – 4 episodes) [2][3]
2012 Misfits Pete TV series (Series 4 – Episode 4) [1][2]
2012 Beaver Falls Mac TV series (Series 2 – Main cast) [1][2]
2013 Jo Marc Bayard TV series (Series regular) [2][3][4]
2013 Legendary: Tomb of the Dragon Scott Feature film [2]
2013 London Irish Martin TV series (Series 1 – Episode 4) [13]
2013 Agatha Christie's Poirot Ted Williams TV series (Series 13 – Episode: "The Labours of Hercules") [14][15]
2014 Ironclad: Battle for Blood Guy the Squire Feature film [16]
2014–present Grantchester Guy Hopkins TV series (10 episodes) [5][6][7]
2015 Unforgotten Josh Cross TV series (6 episodes) [17]
2015–present The Royals Jasper Frost TV series (Series regular) [8][9][10][11]
2016 Batman: Arkham VR Robin / Tim Drake Video game [18]
2017 Bitter Harvest Taras Feature film [19]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Marsh, Michael (20 July 2012). "Ex-Taunton student Tom Austen has the world at his feet". Somerset County Gazette. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Hawkins, Shane (23 July 2012). "Beaver Falls: Tom Austen". Wonderland. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  3. ^ a b c Richford, Rhonda (7 June 2013). "Jean Reno's Detective Series Jo Canceled". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  4. ^ a b Boland, John (25 May 2013). "A crime drama set in Paris? Yet there's still nothing to see here!". Irish Independent. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  5. ^ a b "Grantchester: Cast & Credits". PBS. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  6. ^ a b "ITV announces the cast of new six-part drama Grantchester". ITV. 25 March 2014. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  7. ^ a b Turnbull, Helen (10 September 2015). "Grantchester stars James Norton, Robson Green and Tessa Peake-Jones share a giggle on Cambridge set as filming continues". Daily Mail. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  8. ^ a b Gordon, Diane (March 13, 2015). "The Royals Review: E!'s Elizabeth Hurley Drama Is a Not So Guilty Pleasure". TheWrap. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  9. ^ a b Owen, Rob (March 12, 2015). "Tuned In: The Royals lathers up Sunday night". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  10. ^ a b Perigard, Mark (March 12, 2015). "Only Elizabeth Hurley shines in E! drama about Brits". Boston Herald. Archived from the original on 13 March 2015. Retrieved December 28, 2015.
  11. ^ a b Dewolf Smith, Nancy (March 12, 2015). "They'll Never Be Royals". The Wall Street Journal. Retrieved December 12, 2015.
  12. ^ "Doctors: "Charming" – Series 13". BBC. Archived from the original on 13 August 2011. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  13. ^ "London Irish: Series 1, Episode 4". Radio Times. Retrieved 6 January 2016.
  14. ^ "Agatha Christie's Poirot: 'The Labours of Hercules'". ITV. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  15. ^ Graham, Alison. "Unforgotten: Series 13, Episode 4". Radio Times. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  16. ^ Lodge, Guy (24 July 2014). "Film Review: Ironclad: Battle for Blood". Variety. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  17. ^ Graham, Alison. "Unforgotten: Series 1, Episode 2". Radio Times. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  18. ^ "Tom Austen | Behind The Voice Actors". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 12 February 2017. Check mark indicates role has been confirmed using screenshots of closing credits and other realiable sources
  19. ^ Trumbore, Dave (4 February 2014). "First-Look Images from THE DEVIL'S HARVEST Starring Terence Stamp, Max Irons, and Barry Pepper". Collider. Retrieved 5 January 2016.

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