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Torrance Coombs Biography

Birth Place:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Fast Facts

  • Mother originally wanted to name him Tory, but thought that a more formal-sounding name would fit better if he decided to go into politics
  • Joined his grade-school choir as a way of gaining confidence in himself
  • After college, did two seasons at Vancouver's renowned Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
  • Father was a longtime professor at his alma mater, the University of British Columbia
  • Counts his acoustic guitar and his severed head from his role as Thomas Culpepper in The Tudors as a couple of his most prized possessions
  • Served as a judge for the 2013 Miss Nevada Teen USA Pageant