Fans are just realizing this. Spiderman star, Tom Holland’s dad is famous…
And, by the way, quite a famous comedian.
Scroll on to find out…
So who doesn’t know Tom Holland?
Starting as an obscure theater boy from England, Holland rose to an unprecedented level of fame in 2016 following his Marvel debut in Captain America: Civil War.
Holland has achieved international recognition for his role as Spider-Man in the MCU.
Of course, to start with, many were a little shocked to learn that such an unknown actor was cast for such a big role.
But Holland soon showed how perfect the casting was.
Directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo said that Holland had an advantage due to his previous experience as a gymnast. In the script, Spider-Man flipped the stage, and Holland reportedly suggested doing the stunt himself during one of his auditions.
The Marvel Universe brought Holland into the spotlight and he gradually became one of the most popular actors in the Hollywood world.
He is an incredible actor and is also well known for his comically lovable off-screen personality.
We all remember how he accidentally let it slip that his character died in Infinity War an audience full of people who did not have still saw the movie.
But aside from his attractive personality and acting prowess, there’s another reason why people just can’t get enough of an actor…
Holland and Zendaya nearly broke the internet when they confirmed they were dating last year.
Holland shared a photo of the couple on Instagram, calling Zendaya “My MJ” and wishing her a happy birthday.
And recently, they again excited the fans …
As they announced, they are taking their relationship to the next level.
Holland and Zendaya bought a house together in the UK.
Mirror it was reported that the couple bought a house, which is located in southwest London.
Their modest new apartment is said to include a gym, cinema and 6 bedrooms.
But it seems that despite the fact that Tom Holland’s life was quite public, people are only now realizing who his father is.
Turns out he’s pretty famous.
Actor and comedian Dominic Holland is Tom’s father.
And he even wrote a book about Tom’s success in the entertainment world, which surpassed his own.
audiobook Eclipsescheduled to be released later this month.
“How does a kid named Tom Holland who never acted in a school play end up as Marvel’s Peter Parker?” It’s written in the biography.
“The answer is a series of happy coincidences and happy accidents. So it’s a coincidence? Yes, but not exactly, given that it took a huge commitment and hard work.
“Eclipse it’s an unlikely but true story of an ordinary family plodding through life without much of a plan and dealing with circumstances that confuse ordinary expectations. Written by a father who, being a professional comedian, tried to achieve fame in show business and called Eclipse because his carefully crafted plans didn’t work out so well.”
Fans were shocked that Tom’s father is also famous and one of them tweeted, “Wow. I just found out that Dominic Holland is Tom Holland’s father. They are so similar and I have never put them together.”
While another added: “Wait, Tom Holland’s father is comedian Dominic Holland? This is madness”.