Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor known for his roles in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Thor. Born on August 11, 1983, in Melbourne, Australia, he has garnered praise for his acting prowess and charismatic on-screen presence. Hemsworth has also showcased his versatility by starring in various other films, showcasing his range as an actor.
|11 August 1983
|Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Kim Hyde in Home and Away, James Hunt in Rush
Chris Hemsworth was born on August 11, 1983 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He was raised in the small Outback community of Bulman, in the Northern Territory. When he was 8 years old, his family moved to Phillip Island, just south of Melbourne. Later, Chris moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career, where he landed his breakthrough role as Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
|Chris Hemsworth’s father: Craig Hemsworth
Chris Hemsworth’s mother: Leonie Hemsworth
|Craig Hemsworth is a social-services counselor and Leonie Hemsworth is an English teacher. They have been supportive of Chris and his brothers’ acting careers.
|Luke Hemsworth, Liam Hemsworth
|Luke Hemsworth and Liam Hemsworth are both actors. They pursued acting careers and found success in the entertainment industry. Chris maintains a close relationship with his brothers.
Height, Weight, And Other Body Measurements
|6 feet 3 inches (191 cm)
|~201 lbs (91 kg)
|48 inches (122 cm)
|33 inches (84 cm)
|16 inches (41 cm)
Wife/husband / Girlfriend/boyfriend
Chris Hemsworth is currently married to Elsa Pataky.
They got married on December 26, 2010. They have three children together: daughter India and twin sons Sasha and Tristan.
|Married since December 26, 2010
Career, Achievements And Controversies
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor who initially gained fame for his role as Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series “Home and Away”. He became a household name after portraying the Marvel Comics character Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which propelled him to international stardom.
Hemsworth’s career started with small roles in TV shows and films, but he gained widespread recognition for his role as Thor. Some of his popular works include “Thor”, “The Avengers” series, “Rush”, “Snow White and the Huntsman”, and “In the Heart of the Sea”.
Chris Hemsworth has been nominated for and won several awards throughout his career. Some of his notable awards include the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Action Movie Star and the MTV Movie Award for Best Fight in “The Avengers”.
As of now, Chris Hemsworth has not been involved in any major controversies that have significantly impacted his career. He has maintained a positive public image and is known for his professional demeanor both on and off screen.
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor who gained fame for his role as Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Some of Chris Hemsworth’s notable movies include Thor, The Avengers, Snow White and the Huntsman, Rush, and Extraction.
Yes, Chris Hemsworth is the older brother of actors Liam Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth.
Yes, Chris Hemsworth has won several awards including a People’s Choice Award for Favorite Action Movie Star.
Yes, Chris Hemsworth is an active supporter of various charitable organizations, including the Australian Childhood Foundation and the Australian Wildlife Conservancy.