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Chris Hemsworth
Chris Hemsworth
Biographical Information
Real Name: Chris Hemsworth
Born: 11 August 1983
Age: 32
Height: 6'2¾
Originally From: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Wife: Elsa Pataky
Family: Liam Hemsworth (Brother)

Luke Hemsworth (Brother)

Status: Alive
Personal Information
Known For: Star Trek

The Avengers

Portrays: George Kirk

Thor

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Chris Hemsworth (11 August 1983) is an Australian actor best know for Thor in The Avengers.

Early Life and CareerEdit

Chris Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie, a teacher of English, and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. His brothers are actors Liam Hemsworth and Luke Hemsworth. He is of Dutch (from his immigrant maternal grandfather), Irish, English, Scottish, and German ancestry. His uncle, by marriage, was Rod Ansell, the bushman who inspired the film Crocodile Dundee.

Chris saw quite a bit of the country in his youth, after his family moved to the Northern Territory before finally settling on Phillip Island, to the south of Melbourne. In 2004, he unsuccessfully auditioned for the role of Robbie Hunter in the Australian soap opera Home and Away but was recalled for the role of Kim Hyde which he played until 2007. In 2006, he entered the Australian version of Dancing with the Stars (2004) and his popularity in the soap enabled him to hang on until show 7 (Dancing with the Stars: Episode #5.7 (2006) when he became the fifth contestant to be eliminated.

His first Hollywood appearance was in Star Trek, but it was his titular role in Thor which propelled him to prominence worldwide. He reprised the character in the science fiction blockbuster The Avengers.

Chris's American representative, management company ROAR, also manages actress Elsa Pataky, and it was through them that the two met, marrying in 2010. The couple have a daughter and twin sons. - Spartacus Wiki

NotesEdit

  • Gained 20 pounds of muscle for the title role in Thor
  • Daughter, India Rose Hemsworth, was born on May 11, 2012 in London, England.
  • Three Children, 2 daughters, and 1 son.

FilmographyEdit

Filmography
Year Title Role Notes
2002 Neighbours Jamie Kane 1 Episode
2004 Home and Away Kim Hyde 188 Episodes
2009 Star Trek George Kirk Movie
2009 A Perfect Getaway Kale Movie
2010 Ca$h Sam Phelan Movie
2011 Thor Thor Movie
2012 The Cabin in the Woods Curt Movie
2012 The Avengers Thor Movie
2013 Rush James Hunt Movie
2013 Thor: The Dark World Thor Movie
2015 Blackhat Nick Hathaway Movie
2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron Thor Movie
2015 In the Heart of the Sea Owen Chase Movie
2016 The Huntsman Winter's War The Huntsman Movie
2016 Ghostbusters Kevin Movie
2017 Thor: Ragnarok Thor Movie
2018 Dundee - The Son of a Legend Returns Home Wally Jr. Short Movie