Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor. Chris Hemsworth is best known for his role as Thor in many Marvel Cinematic Universe films.
Hemsworth was born Christopher Hemsworth Aug. 11, 1983 and he is currently 38 years old. His place of birth is in Melbourne, Victoria. His mother, named Leonie, was an English teacher and his father is Craig Hemsworth, a social worker. He also has two brothers and their names are Luke Hemsworth and Liam Hemsworth. Both are also professional actors.
He is also of English, German and Scottish descent. He spent most of his childhood in Melbourne and then outback in Bulman, Northern Territory. Before his family moved back to the Northern Territory, he attended high school at Heathmont College and then a few years later went to Phillip Island.
Hemsworth began his acting career in 2002, playing the role of King Arthur in two episodes of the fantasy television series Guinevere Jones. He was also known for playing Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away in 2004 before embarking on a film career in Hollywood. He later left the cast of Home and Away on July 3, 2007.
When he came to the United States in 2010, he starred opposite English actor Sean Bean as Sam in Ca$h, the first film he directed there. In 2011, this handsome actor was cast as the superhero Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies. The film received a lot of positive reviews, and the actor gained great popularity around the world.
In 2012 he played the role for the film The Avengers as one of the six superheroes. They were Robert Downey Jr.’s Tony Stark, who played the role of Iron Man, Mark Ruffalo’s Bruce Banner as the Hulk, Chris Evans’ Steve Rogers as Captain America, Scarlett Johansson’s Natasha Romanova as Black Widow, and Jeremy Renner’s Clint Barton as Hawk Eye.
More about the career
This amazing actor played various roles in other action movies like Star Trek in 2009, Red Dawn and Snow White and the Huntsman in 2012, Blackhat Men in Black: International, Extraction, comedy Ghostbusters and thriller A Perfect Getaway.
Additionally, he gave a widely publicized role as the underrated Green Beret captain in the 2018 Afghanistan war story 12 Strong. His most critically acclaimed comedy horror films include The Cabin in the Woods and the biographical sports film Rush, in which he portrayed James Hunt.
He played a heroic mercenary in the 2020 action film Extraction. He recently appeared on the series What If…? (2021), which made him one of the highest paid actors in the world. He will also star in the film Thor: Love and Thunder, which is set to hit theaters in 2022.
In early 2010, Hemsworth began dating the Spanish actress and model Elsa Pataki. Both met and got to know each other through their mutual representatives. Eventually, the couple married in December 2010. The couple will be blessed with a daughter in May 2012. Luckily they have twin sons who were born in March 2014.
Speaking of physique, this actor has a very attractive male body. He is 6 feet and 3 inches tall and weighs around 91 kilograms. Though he constantly changes his hair color to reflect his role in films, he has naturally blonde hair with blue eyes.
Also, this famous actor is very conscious about his physical fitness. As previously mentioned, his body measurements are listed as 48 inches in chest, 35 inches in waist, and 37 inches in hips. This handsome actor wears shoe size 9 (US).
Social Media and Wealth
Hemsworth is actively available on social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. He has a verified Instagram Account ‘@chrishemsworth’ with 53.6 followers. He also has amassed a total of 7.5 million followers on Twitter using the @chrishemsworth username. Also, he has 23 million followers on his Facebook account.
From his successful acting career he has become one of the highest paid actors in the world. Therefore, he is included in the Forbes list of the highest paid actors in the world. He also ranked 31st in the magazine’s list of highest paid celebrities in 2018 and 24th in 2019 with an estimated total earnings of $76.4 million. his sum net worth The amount is $130 million.