Tom Sturridge was named Thomas Sidney Jerome Sturridge during his birth. He is a very popular British actor famous for appearing in some the films like FairyTale: A True Story, Like Minds, Being Julia, Brothers of the Head, On the Road, and many more movies. Tom Sturridge was born in London, England in 1985.

Tom Sturridge Movies & TV Shows

We will list some of his best movies and TV Shows that you can watch.  Go through the below list and comment on your favorite one in the comments section below. By and btw, we listed Must watch Jake Gyllenhaal Movies & Tv Shows in our previous article; you can have a look at that from our blog section.

Tom Sturridge Movies & TV shows:

1. Mary Shelley

When Mary Wollstonecraft and her partner Percy Shelley who is a poet, announce their relationship to their family, Mary’s family disapproves. The family is soon shocked when they find out that Mary and her love have eloped while Mary’s half-sister, Claire, has accompanied them.

Mary Shelley

While they stay in Lord Byron’s home near Lake Geneva, they have been challenged to write a ghost story, which leads Mary to write her own novel known as Frankenstein.

2. On The Road

This movie tells you the story of Sal Paradise, a young writer whose life has been shaken and redefined after Dean Moriarty’s arrival, a free-spirited Westerner. It is based on the novel On The Road, which was written by Jack Kerouac.

On The Road

Sal and Dean both go on a personal quest to look for freedom from conservatism and conformity. They travel across the country in search of something unknown.

3. Far From The Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding Crowd is a British romantic movie that has been directed by Thomas Vinterberg. It was released around 2015. It was an adaptation by David Nicholls from the 1874 novel Far From The Madding Crowd written by Thomas Hardy. Well, it is known to be around the fourth film adaptation of the novel.


This movie stars Tom Sturridge, Michael Sheen, Carey Mulligan, and Matthias Schoenaerts. The main lead girl has to deal with so many trials and tribulations that come in her life while dealing with around three different men’s attention. One is a sheep farmer, another is a reckless sergeant, and then the last one is a well-to-do mature bachelor.

4. Journey’s End

Journey’s End is a British War film based on the 1928 play Journey’s End by R.C. Sherriff. This movie was released around 2017. Simon Reade has written it, and Saul Dibb directs the movie. You can say that it is around the fifth film adaptation of the play Journey’s End. The movie has been screened in the Special Presentations section at the Toronto International Film Festival 2017.

It shows you the story of a group of British officers. The group is led by a very young officer known as Stanhope, whose mental health has been rapidly disintegrating. The officers awaited their fate in a dugout in Aisne in 1918 during the end of World War I.


This drama is about British officers at the end of World War I. Journey’s End is a cinematic rendition of a play by R.C. Sheriff, who is a war veteran. The play had premiered in English in around 1928, and Laurence Olivier had played the lead role.

The play Journey’s End was a super hit, and it proved to the people that it could grow after several years. That’s the reason some filmmakers have come with the movie of the same title.

5. Remainder

After the main lead (Tom) is hit on the head by some falling object, Tom recovers without any memory, and then he is paid millions to keep quiet.


Tom tries to recreate his past by meticulously recreating memory fragments as Tom doesn’t have any identity.

6. Sweetbitter

This show shows you the life of a 22-year-old girl named Tess, who just arrived in New York City, and she lacks any specific ambitions beyond finding a job.

Her charm, as well as her nature, gets her an invitation to train at one of the city’s most known and best restaurants. She feels that it is a temporary place to work to get her life’s big break. The people soon intoxicate Tess she has met and the different world she has been experiencing, like trying out expensive wine, learning whom she can trust, and finding out dive bars.


Soon, Tess’s work colleagues become like her family, and because of them, she feels like she is in a different world as a sense of belonging that she has never encountered earlier. Tom Sturridge plays the character of Jake, who is working as a bartender at the same restaurant where Tess is hired.

7. Junkhearts


An ex-soldier who has been traumatized tries to help a teenager who is homeless. But, when she moves in with the same guy, her boyfriend, who is very violent, gets his chance to control the situation.

8. Waiting For Forever

Waiting for Forever is an American movie about romance that was released around 2010. James Keach has directed it. It stars Tom Sturridge and Rachel Bilson. The movie has been shot in Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah. The movie had a minimal theatrical release, which began on February 4, 2011.

Well, being honest, some movies are just a treat to ourselves to watch, while there are other movies which are quite heartbreaking. It takes you on a roller coaster of love. When you watch this particular movie, we are sure that you won’t stop crying by seeing all the characters. It is like it has so much love, like a bro-bro type of love,  mother-father love, and just many more. This film is going to stay with you forever!


Tom Sturridge is a street performer who has no ambition other than reconnecting with his childhood best friend (Rachel Bilson) and starting another romantic connection with her. Waiting For Forever movie is based on a real-life love story. The movie will keep you hanging to the tail of every scene, waiting to see and trying to guess what would happen in the next scene.

You will definitely smile with heartfelt happiness or become filled with anger, and you may even cry uncontrollably with a sense of deep sorrow. The director has represented the movie throughout, capturing everything well and not only your attention. But, the focus on every detail made this movie fantastic. You would love watching this movie over and over again.

9. Like Minds

This movie is a British thriller which is set at a boarding school in the UK. A schoolboy known to be Alex – an intelligent and privileged 17-year-old boy, has been suspected of the murder of his roommate known as Nigel. The police get Sally, a forensic psychologist, to question him about the murder, and when she starts questioning him, she learns a bizarre world of secrets and an obsession he has with the Templar Knights.

Like Minds

The character of Sally Rowe is played by Toni Collette, who is a police psychologist. She spends half of the film interviewing everyone around her, like Posh, Alex, Sulky. Tom Sturridge plays the role of Nigel, who has been murdered. Alex denies shooting Nigel (Tom Sturridge). So, Sally Rowe has to find out what the truth is from the brilliant young minds.

The writer and director Gregory J Read made it a bit difficult hard to guess with superficial characters. Like Alex’s crush on a schoolgirl, some exciting plots connected with the murder and mystery. If you love watching mysteries, you will surely love this movie.

10. Henry V: The Hollow Crown

The story starts with Henry V’s funeral, after which the story shows the life of Henry V. It is a British television film based on the play of the same name by William Shakespeare. It started airing in 2012. Henry V is the fourth film and the fourth play in the television films’ tetralogy, which is called The Hollow Crown, and the play in Shakespeare’s tetralogy.

Henry V: The Hollow Crown

Sam Mendes produces the Hollow Crown for BBC Two, which covers the entire Shakespeare’s Henriad. Thea Sharrock beautifully directs it. It shows how the French challenge the English army to fight a battle at Agincourt.


Tom Sturridge has done many movies that have earned him the name and fame in the media. If you talk about Tom Sturridge’s recognition for his acting career, he has also been nominated for a Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in the Leading Role in a Play award. He has also been nominated for Olivier Awards for his amazing performance as a supporting actor.

Be whatever role and character, he always gives his best. He tries to get inside the character of the movie and gives an excellent performance always. That’s the reason why he has become so famous. We have listed some of the Movies & TV shows that you can watch to check out a brilliant actor. You can watch any of these movies or tv shows and see for yourself how Tom Sturridge will steal the show.

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