Who Is Tom Ackerley?
Tom Ackerley is British by birth and an assistant film director who works on mainly UK movies but has also directed some from the US. Ackerley is married to Margot Robbie and their wedding was held in Australia in late 2016. Ackerley's birthday falls on New Year's Day, as he was born on January 01, 1990 in Guildford, England. His birthday and his wife’s are five months apart. Ackerley’s parents have considerable experience in real estate, as his father was an estate agent while Ackerley’s mother owns a property management company. Ackerley is a family person and likes to spend quality time with his brothers, grandmothers, and nieces. Tom Ackerley studied film at Godalming College which was close to his home. He is known for directing movies like “Macbeth” and “Brothers Grimsby”. However, he wasn’t very popular until he got married to Margot Robbie, a very successful actress from Australia. Robbie’s husband Tom Ackerley now has much attention, and even though not much as about him is known, it seems the magazines and tabloids will find more information about him. Unlike Margot Robbie, who has much attention focused on her, her husband Tom Ackerley prefers to work quietly and lives a private life away from the paparazzi. Robbie and Ackerley now own a production company together called Lucky Chap Productions.
Notable Work From Tom Ackerley
Tom Ackerley has had a successful career as an assistant director, just like Robbie in acting. Ackerley has worked on movies like “Rush”, “MI-5”, and the movies mentioned above, “Brothers Grimsby” and “Macbeth”. One of the movies Ackerley worked on, “Pride”, was nominated for a Golden Globe Award. That’s not the only work Margot Robbie’s husband Tom Ackerley has done. Ackerley has also worked in movies and TV series either as a crew member, a second unit director, or a producer. Ackerley’s company with Robbie has worked on a couple of successful projects and has two movies, “Terminal” and “I, Tonya”. “I, Tonya” was released on the 8th of December 2017.
I, Tonya: A Movie About Skating
“I, Tonya” is a movie set in America, directed by Craig Gillespie. The main producers were Margot Robbie and Tom Ackerley. Robbie plays the role of Tonya Harding in the black comedy movie. The plot of the film tells about skater Nancy Kerrigan’s attack in 1994. She was Tonya’s (Robbie's) rival and teammate. Robbie’s performance was widely praised and the film received three Golden Globe Awards nominations for Best Actress - Comedy or Musical for Robbie, Best Supporting Actress for Janney, and Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy.
How Tom Ackerley Met Margot Robbie
Tom Ackerley was working on a war drama, “Suite Francaise” in 2013 when his eyes met Margot Robbie’s. Robbie and Ackerley began dating from there and one year later, Robbie and Ackerley started their production company. Robbie said that he has a proper height and he is also funny. That means his height impressed her. Robbie’s fans waited for ages to hear about her engagement with her boyfriend Ackerley but in December, Robbie was seen with a diamond ring, an indication that she was already married to her boyfriend, Tom Ackerley. They evidently had been able to keep their affair away from the limelight.
The Ackerley-Robbie Wedding
Robbie and Ackerley got married in a private wedding in Australia. There are no wedding pics for the couple online and there was little coverage of their wedding. Margot Robbie’s wedding was attended by friends and family, including her mother and siblings. However, her father didn’t attend and he hasn’t been in her life since he divorced her mother when Robbie was young. Recently, Robbie was caught wearing a shirt written “I do. Down under.”
More About Tom Ackerley's Wife, Margot Robbie
Margot Robbie has been successful as an actress and because of her popularity, her husband Ackerley is now a sensation even though he doesn’t want it. Margot Robbie began acting in the late 2000s and was a cast member in “Neighbours,” an Australian soap opera that ran from 2008 to 2011. Robbie earned two Logie Awards for her role. She has appeared in many movies and TV shows including “Pan Am”, “About Time”, “The Wolf Of Wall Street”, “Focus", “Suite Francaise” where she met her husband, “The Legend of Tarzan”, “Suicide Squad”, “Goodbye Christopher Robin”, and “I, Tonya” produced by her through her company with her husband, Tom Ackerley. Robbie's mother is a physiotherapist and she has two brothers and a sister. She grew up on a farm and had to work to make ends meet. At 16, she was doing three jobs simultaneously including polishing cutlery in a restaurant. She studied drama at Somerset College and graduated before she was 17. Afterwards, she went to Melbourne and began her professional career as an actress. She has won People’s Choice Awards, Empire Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards and many others. She has also been nominated for an MTV Movie Award and appeared on Time magazine’s 2017 Time 100 list.
Margot Robbie And Her Husband’s Net Worth
Tom Ackerley's net worth is not confirmed yet, but he's probably raking in a lot of money as a producer in his company with Margot Robbie, his wife. Robbie has a net worth of around $8 million and at 27, she has a full career in front of her.
Tom Ackerley might be the happiest man on earth, because not many guys are lucky enough to win the hearts of established women. Ackerley and his wife lived in London before moving to Los Angeles. Ackerley also travels with Robbie to Hawaii frequently. They seem to be happy together.