Christopher Hemsworth is an Australian actor, who has stared in some of the biggest Hollywood films of 2010’s.
Nickname Not Known
Date of Birth 11th August 1983 Age (as of 2022): 34 years old
Birth Place Melbourne, Australia
Currently Living In Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Nationality Australian Height (approx.)190 cm, 1.9 m or 6 foot 2 inches
Weight 92 kg (203 pounds) Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Parents Craig Hemsworth and Leonie Hemsworth
Marital Status: Married
Relationship: Elsa Pataky married since 2010
Career and Lifestyle Info:
He rose to prominence playing Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away (2004–07). Hemsworth has also appeared in the science fiction action film Star Trek (2009), the thriller adventure A Perfect Getaway (2009), the horror comedy The Cabin in the Woods (2012), the dark-fantasy action film Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), the war film Red Dawn (2012), and the biographical sports drama film Rush (2013).
In the Marvel Cinematic Universe he portrays the role of Thor, beginning in Thor (2011), and also appearing in The Avengers (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), and Avengers: Infinity War (2018). He will reprise his role in Infinity War’s untitled sequel scheduled to be released in 2019.
In 2015, he starred in the action thriller film Blackhat, had a comedic role in the fifth installment of National Lampoon’s Vacation series, Vacation, and headlined the biographical thriller film In the Heart of the Sea. The following year, Hemsworth had a supporting role in Sony’s reboot of Ghostbusters. Hemsworth will reprise his role as George Kirk in the upcoming Star Trek sequel.
Hemsworth was the star of the Australian Football League’s 2014 Everything’s Possible campaign. He donated fees for his involvement to the Australian Children Foundation. Hemsworth was also the star in the AFL’s 2017 “I’d Like to See That” commercial
Playing Marvel’s character Thor, in Marvel’s Hollywood films.
Family and Personal Info:
Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, to Leonie, who is an English teacher, and his father, Craig Hemsworth, who is an social-services counsellor. He is the middle of three boys; his brothers Luke (older) and Liam (younger) are also actors. His maternal grandfather is a Dutch immigrant, his maternal grandmother is of Irish descent, and his other ancestry is English, Scottish, and German. He was raised both in Melbourne and in the Australian Outback in Bulman, Northern Territory. He has stated, “My earliest memories were on the cattle stations up in the Outback”. Hemsworth began dating Spanish actress Elsa Pataky in early 2010 after meeting through their mutual representatives, and they wed in December 2010. Together they have three children, a daughter India, born in May 2012, and twin sons born March 21, 2014. In 2015, he and his family moved from Los Angeles to Byron Bay in his native Australia, as he no longer needs to be based in the United States in order to secure film work.