- For his new series, Tom Holland slips into an intense role
- This made him reflect on himself
- THIS is how he felt during the shoot
Tom Holland (26) is one of the most talented up-and-coming Hollywood stars of our time. The actor puts in a lot of effort for his roles. This includes abstinence from alcohol.
In an interview with 'Entertainment Weekly', Tom talked about the preparations for his new role in the series 'The Crowded Room', which did not leave him unscathed: "Learning about mental health and its power and talking to psychiatrists about 'Danny's' issues has been very enlightening for my own life."
Tom Holland had "Nervous breakdown"
The intense examination of his role brought about unexpected effects on his own life. "I recognized myself in him, in my personal life I had a nervous breakdown at home and thought, 'I'm going to shave my head.' I have to shave my head because I have to get rid of this character'," Tom admits.
Tom continues, saying "The mental aspect really blew me away, and it took me a long time to recover and get back to reality after that".
According to Tom Holland, the series 'The Crowded Room' is intended to help viewers "have more respect and more compassion for people suffering from mental health problems".