We Can Officially Stop Panicking: Tom Holland Will Return to Acting Much Sooner Than Anyone Realizes

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Tom Holland recently shocked the world when he announced that he was taking a year off from acting. An entire year without any projects from the MCU’s original sweetheart? If you’re asking how to even go on, you’re not alone. Many fans of the young A-lister were devastated, thinking there would be little of his work to look forward to.

Now, we’ve realized something that has all of us at Disney Dining relieved…

As it turns out, we don’t have to wait an entire year for more outstanding work from the latest live-action web-slinger.

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While fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s version of Spider-Man wait for a fourth film, Tom Holland’s most recent project is a series on AppleTV+ known as The Crowded Room.

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In The Crowded Room, Tom Holland plays a character with multiple personalities, who is also based on Billy Milligan, the first person to be acquitted of major crimes due to having a personality disorder. As a result of the sensitive subject, the series has received considerable criticism.

The series has also received significant backlash from critics who were unimpressed, while fans were dazzled.

Due to the mixed reviews, Tom Holland recently clarified something.

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According to Variety, Holland’s break was not due to The Crowded Room’s negative reviews, nor has it just begun. As it turns out, Holland began his break eight months ago and has been spending his time since then traveling and relaxing after the grueling work required for The Crowded Room’s intense subject matter.

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With only four months left of Holland’s year-long break, fans can rest easy knowing more of the young actor’s work can be expected sooner rather than later.

About Isabella Reimer

Isabella Reimer grew up visiting Walt Disney World and relocated to Central Florida to be even closer to The Most Magical Place on Earth. She earned her Bachelor’s from Florida State University, where she studied Creative Writing and Women’s Studies. Her biggest hobby is bonding with the ikran at Avatar Flight of Passage, and her retirement plan includes becoming the 1,000 Happy Haunt of the Haunted Mansion.