Margot Robbie has been a staple on the big screen for over a decade, and with Barbie is about to fall, she really basks in the spotlight. Obviously, playing the lead role in The Movie of Summer 2023—along with his previous major film roles and talents—comes a lot of…well, Hollywood ~watch out~. But despite becoming a household name over the years, Margot has done a superb job of keep their romantic relationships a secret.
In case you didn’t already know, Margot has a husband, and the two have been together for almost nine years. (I know…I was shocked too.) suicide squad The 33-year-old actress has been with her partner, Tom Ackerley, 33, since 2014, and the couple have remained strong over the years.
But now that fans understand, they’re curious to know more about British film producer. Although Margot doesn’t have an Instagram to share adorable couple photos, Tom does, and yes, Margot makes occasional appearances.
Aside from social media, there’s a lot more to know about Tom. Read on to learn more about Tom and his relationship with Margot.
Tom made his debut in Harry Potter.
Yes, you read correctly, Harry Potter Fans. In January 2020, Margot, a longtime fan of the series, revealed on The Graham Norton Show that Tom had a small role in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. (Also, he was an extra in the first two movies, PEOPLE writing.)
Margot once joked that she would have married her husband sooner if she had known he was extra. (I felt that.) “He was an extra when he was little — he was one of the extras in Slytherin when Draco pushed some kids away to see Buck in the third book. He pushed my husband away,” Margot said.
Here is the scene she speaks:
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Tom then went to Godalming College in England, by PEOPLEthen worked as an assistant on projects like American Odyssey And macbeth before becoming a producer on bigger films like Grimsby with Rebel Wilson.
How did Tom and Margot meet?
On the set, in fact! Shortly after the release of THE The wolf of Wall StreetMargot has signed on to star in French Suite in 2013by PEOPLE. At the time, Tom was working on the film as the director’s third assistant, according to the British Film Institute. While it’s not great common to live with the people you work with, Margot revealed that the cast and crew bonded so well that it seemed like the best move.
“We were like, ‘Wouldn’t it be funny if we all lived together?’ Someone said, “But you don’t live in London”, and I said, “I don’t live in everywhere. I’m going to move. Three days later we signed a lease in Clapham,” she said. The Guardian. “I didn’t even see the place – I had to fly to the Golden Globes (where The wolf of Wall Street had been nominated twice) three hours after we made the decision.
When they met, she was “the ultimate single girl,” she said vogue in 2016. “It just happened to me. We had been friends for so long. I was still in love with him, but I thought, Oh, he would never love me back,” she said. “Then it happened, and I was like, Of course, we’re together. It makes so much sense, like nothing has ever made sense before. (aww!)
And the rest is history-they started dating in 2014 and married on Australia’s Gold Coast in December 2016, according to PEOPLE, who also wrote that they had not publicly announced the engagement.
They co-founded a production company.
Considering how many times Margot and Tom have worked together, it was only a matter of time before they started collaborating on their own business. In 2014, the couple founded Lucky Chap Entertainment with Josey McNamara (a fellow producer) and Sophia Kerr (an assistant), PEOPLE reported.
The company focuses on making films that focus on women, according to their Filmmaker 2020 interview, and LuckyChap is responsible for Me Tonya Birds of prey, Promising young womanAnd more recently, Barbie, by IMDb.
Tom and Margot are super dedicated to their work – they even delayed their honeymoon to work on Me Tonya. “There were times when we were sitting in a parked car in Atlanta in the freezing cold, thinking, ‘We should be on a beach right now. We should be on honeymoon. What are we doing?!’ Follow our dream,” said Margot Additional in 2017.
They are a discreet couple on social networks.
Margot isn’t on Instagram, and Tom rarely posts, with his the last Picture promote Promising young womanThe five Oscar nominations in March 2021. It seems that in 2019, however, he was more active, post pictures in the snowy wilderness with Margot and golf, so maybe enjoying nature is one of her hobbies.
Tom is very supportive of Margot.
Example: Tom even helps Margot overcome her nervousness when she starts new jobs. “I’m always nervous about starting any job. I have this total crisis of faith and I think, ‘Oh my God, I’m not even good at acting and I can’t do this,'” Margot said of her retaliation against Harley Quinn in the suicide squad sequel in its 2021 DailyMirror interview. “I turn to my husband and say, ‘I don’t think I can do this.’ He goes something like, ‘You do this every time. You’ll be fine.'”
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Tom has also joined her for more public appearances lately. Last July, he visited Margot on the Barbie set for his 32nd birthday. They had a fun night at the Chanel Cruise 2023/24 fashion show last May, per PEOPLEand he even walked the Barbie world premiere pink carpet with her, the exit share. (So cute!)
They kept their future plans a secret.
For now, Margot and Tom have no children. However, Margot was open about her frustrations when asked when she plans to have children after getting married.
“I got married and the first question in almost every interview is ‘Babies? When do you have one? I’m so angry that there is this social contract. You are married, now you have a baby. Don’t assume. I’ll do what I’m going to do,’ she said Radio schedulesby vogue. Go girl!
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