Roark Grant Critchlow plays Tom Marin on Pretty Little Liars. He has been married since 1990 and has three children: daughters Jara Shea (b. 1992) and Reign Eden (b.1994), as well as a son named Credence Roark (b.1999) with fellow actress Maria Brewer. He was named after a character in the book "The Fountainhead ." He was a theater major at the University of Victoria, Canada. Ironically enough, he also played Ashley Benson's uncle on the soap opera, Days of Our Lives , though they never shared scenes together due to appearing at different times.