First Son — Louis Thomas Hardy
Tom Hardy met Rachel Speed on the set of the 2005 television series The Virgin Queen. They have been dating for a long time but did not marry. In 2008, Rachel gave birth to their son Louis. Even though the couple broke up, Tom continues to see his son on a regular basis.
Father and son get along well with each other. They spend time together very often. However, Hardy does not want Louis to watch his movies. The actor thinks that it is too early for his son to see Tom’s brutal heroes from Mad Max and The Dark Knight.
Second Son – Name Unknown
Tom Hardy married his second wife Charlotte Riley in 2014. She is an English actress best known for her role in the 2009 television series Wuthering Heights. Tom and Charlotte played a couple in this TV adaptation. It led to a wedding in 2014.
Charlotte gave birth to a boy in October 2015. They did not tell the press anything about their child. Journalists can only build assumptions about the baby’s name.
Not a single tabloid could find out the true name of Tom’s son even though he is already 4 years old.
In 2018, Charlotte Riley appeared visibly pregnant at the premiere of a British comedy film Swimming With Men in London. The couple had not shared any news regarding their personal lives since December 2018 up to the birth of their second child at the beginning of 2019. Tom Hardy has become a dad for the third time.
It is known that the couple named their second son Forrest after one of their favorite film characters Forrest Gump played by Tom Hanks. Insiders claim that Tom Hardy has always found this movie very inspiring and enjoyable and thinks the name fits his son. Tom Hanks has personally congratulated the couple and approved their choice.
Both Tom and Charlotte do not want the press to know too much about their relatives. No wonder paparazzi fail to take any pictures of their younger sons.
Tom Hardy and his family have relocated from London to the countryside after struggling with stalkers and paparazzi. He raises his sons together with Charlotte Riley away from the hustle of the big city.