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Tony only got into acting when his 8 year old daughter Millie bet him he couldn't do it. Tony had been trying to get Millie to join a casting agency but after relentless no's she said she would only do it if he got on TV. 2 months later tony filmed First Kill Last Kill for Channel 5 and has never looked back.

Tony was a Producer/Presenter for Kiss 100 FM in London between 1992 and 1999. He has worked with Soul II Soul, Judge Jules, David Rodigan, Dave Pearce, Grooverider, Boy George, Chris Phillips, Gordon Mac. He once had a coffee made for him by Puff Daddy in the studios on Holloway Road North London.

Tony's favorite actors are Michael Caine, Hugh Grant, Liev Schreiber, Tom Hanks & Jim Carey.

Tony studied Sound Recording at Strodes college and went on to become a producer and DJ at Kiss 100 FM in London in the 1990's.

Tony chatted to Bear Grylls on holiday in 2014 and Bear told him to chase him dream. 3 months later tony started acting. Tony keeps Bear updated with his progress and sees him every year when they holiday in North Wales.

In early 2016 Tony was cast by film director Robert Zemeckis for the movie Allied starring Brad Pitt.

Tony Body Doubled for Hugh Grant on the movie Paddington 2, after 3 months of filming during a chat between Tony & Hugh they discovered they had a friend in common, Tony's cousin is one of Hugh's best friends.

Tony Body Doubled for Ben Mendelsohn on Rogue One as part of the re-shoots achieving a life long ambition to be in a Star Wars movie and wear a cape.

Tony was recently cast by Director Francis Lawrence for a featured role in Red Sparrow.

Tony was cast in Tomb Raider (2018) by Director Roar Uthaug.

Having worked with Hugh Grant on Paddington 2, Hughs agents sent Tony's CV to the producers of A Very English Scandal and Tony was chosen again to work with Hugh on this very exciting project.

Tony was booked to stand in for Bryan Cranston on the movie The One and Only Ivan.

Tony has just commenced working with Hugh Grant for the 3rd time on Guy Ritchie's Toff Guys.