Facts About Sam Holland, Tom Holland’s Brother

Sam Holland is an actor from Britain. A fast-rising star striving to make his acting wits and talents known to the world, Sam is best recognized as the younger brother of Spider-Man actor Tom Holland.

Though the extra scrutiny from being a brother to Spider-Man brings lots of attention to Sam, he is seeking to forge his path in his rising career.

Similar to the rest of the Holland brothers, Sam’s pursuit of a career in the film world points to just how talented he is and how eager he wants to express himself creatively to the world.

In this facts about Sam Holland, we will review the biography, childhood, career, and personal life of this rising star.

Sam Holland Biography Facts

Portrait of Sam Holland
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Full NameSam Anthony Holland
Born14 February 1999
Age23 years
Place of BirthLondon, United Kingdom
Height5 feet 8 inches 
Weight55 Kg
ParentsDominic Holland (father); Nikki Holland (mother)
SiblingsPaddy Holland (brother); Harry Holland (brother); Tom Holland (brother)
Eye ColorHazel Green
Hair ColorDark Brown
Zodiac SignAquarius

Sam Holland Childhood & Early Life 

Sam Holland was born on 14 February 1999 to his parents Dominic Holland and Nicola Elizabeth Frost (Nikkie Holland).

Sam is one of the twins born to Dominic and Nikki Holland. He grew up in southwest London and had a normal childhood.

Though he was born into a creative family, Sam was not intrigued by pursuing a career in entertainment.

Sam Holland Rise to Fame 

Born to a family with deep ties to the entertainment industry, Sam Holland was surrounded by talents and creativity right from a young age.

His older brother chosen path to become an actor did not particularly rub on Sam Holland as he didn’t embrace the idea of being involved in the show business industry.

Though Sam did not see himself as an entertainer, he enjoyed accompanying his father to the studio, and then his passion and flair for acting became obvious. 

Unlike his brothers, Sam first chose to showcase his talents through social media.

His content which he posted on photos and video sharing platform Instagram and microblogging platform Twitter, soon made him an online sensation.

This thus gave him a credible internet influence thanks to the myriads of followers he amassed.

In 2012, Sam decided to make his acting debut, which he did in a minor role in the disaster movie The Impossible.

In 2015, Sam Holland played himself in his older brother’s directorial debut film Tweet.

Sam extended his movie horizon by appearing in his twin brother Harry’s film titled Rises for Lily.

The movie was an incredible opportunity for Sam to improve his acting talents as he received tutelage from his older brother Tom Holland.

Ahead of his brother Tom’s Spider-Man: Homecoming movie, Sam appeared in a video where he, alongside his brothers, announced a competition to claim tickets to the premiere of the Marvel film.

He and his brothers created a channel which was named The Brothers Trust to announce the winners of the competition. 

Sam Holland Parents

Dominic Holland – Father

Dominic Holland is the father of Sam Holland. Dominic is a comedian, author, actor, and broadcaster.

He started out his comedy career as a stand-up comedian and received recognition as the Perrier Best Newcomer award at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Dominic Holland’s success in his stand-up comedy career saw him support British stand-up comedian Eddie Izzard on tour.

Dominic Holland performed at the Edinburgh Fringe in the 1996 and 2006 editions.

The Sunday Times hailed him as “The UK’s master of observational comedy for his incredible stand-up comedy talents.” 

Following his stand-up comedy success, Dominic extended his comedy talents to television.

He appeared on various television shows, such as Channel 5 comedy panel game show Bring Me the Head of Light Entertainment, where he was team captain for two series.

He also appeared as a guest in other comedy panel game shows such as They Think It’s All Over and Have I Got News for You. 

Aside from comedy panel shows, Dominic Holland also made guest appearances on comedy variety shows such as The Des O’Connor Show, Never Mind the Buzzcocks and The Brian Conley Show.

On radio, Dominic Holland broadcast shows such as The Small World of Dominic Holland, which won the Comic Heritage Award.

In addition to Dominic’s stand-up comedy, radio, and telecasters, he has a successful writing career.

He has written for British comedians Des O’Connor, Lenny Henry, Clive Anderson, Harry Enfield, and Bob Monkhouse.

His books include How Tom Holland Eclipsed His Dad, comic novels, The Ripple Effect, and Only in America.

Nikkie Holland – Mother

Nikkie Holland is the mother of Sam Holland. She is a photographer who specializes in wedding and family photography as well as corporate headshots, headshots for actors, and social media.

She has a website and Instagram page where she displays her craft.

She also helps her sons run The Brother’s Trust charity which helps out other charities which are in dire need of assistance. 

Sam Holland Brothers

Tom Holland

Sam has three brothers, with Tom Holland being the oldest. Tom Holland is an actor who currently plays the role of Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Tom Holland has featured in multiple movies, but his role as Peter Parker has immensely solidified his standing as one of the world’s most successful actors.

Two of his 2019’s Spider-Man movie, Spider-Man: Far from Home and 2021’s Spider-Man: No way Home, grossed $1 billion each.

Tom, who graduated from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology, has won several awards and has a Guinness World Record for his acting achievements.

For his role as the youngest main actor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, he received a Guinness World Record.

He was also featured in Forbes 2019 Europe 30 Under 30 list.

Harry Holland

Harry Holland is Sam’s twin brother. Harry is an actor and a director.

He has acted in multiple movies alongside Sam, but his interest in directing has moved him to feature in directing roles.

He was a cameraman in the filmmaking of the 2021 American crime drama movie titled Cherry.

Harry was said to have played a role of a drug dealer in Spider-Man: No Way Home, but the scene was not included in the final cut.

Paddy Holland

Paddy Holland is the younger brother of Sam Holland. He has chosen a career path favored by the Holland brothers; acting.

He plays the role of Monty Cuttermill in the Apple+ sci-fi series Invasion. He is set to be in a Netflix series titled Lockwood. 

Sam Holland Movies

Sam Holland has acted in the 2012 disaster movie The impossible, which also featured his brothers.

He also acted in the film directed by his twin brother Roses for Lily and played himself in Tom Holland’s directorial debut film Tweet. 

Sam Holland Personal Life

Holland is an avid lover of golf. He spends his free time on the golf course enjoying the sports. Holland also enjoys playing the piano.

Sam Holland Girlfriend

Sam Holland with his Girlfriend Elysia Dayman
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He has been romantically linked to Clark Stewart and is said to be dating influencer Elysia Dayman. 


Holland, alongside his brothers, uses their charity, The Brother’s Trust, founded in 2017, to help out struggling charities.

Aside from that, Holland has worked on other charity projects, such as Punchbowl Network, which provides food to malnourished children located in Kenya.

Fun Facts about Sam Holland 

  • Sam Holland plays golf and the piano. 
  • Aside from golf Sam enjoys other sports such as UFC, soccer, and tennis, as revealed by his Instagram handle.  
  • He has a Pitbull dog named Tessa Holland. 


Are Sam Holland and Harry Holland Twins?

Sam Holland has a twin brother Harry Holland. Both brothers are active, with Harry doubling as a director.

Harry also directed the movie Roses for Lily, in which Sam played the role of Charlie. 

Is Sam or Harry Holland Older?

Sam Holland and Harry Holland are twin brothers. They were born on 14 February 1999.

How is Sam Holland related to Tom Holland? 

Tom Holland is the older brother of Sam Holland. Sam shares a good relationship with his older brother, who he looks up to as he seeks to succeed in his acting career. 

Final Words 

Much like his brothers, Sam Holland is eagerly striving for success in the world of make-believe.

By leveraging non the reach of social media, Holland has established a solid fan base that is fast expanding and supports the rising star as he works his way up to superstardom.

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