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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal Loki the mischievous morally ambiguous brother has made him a fan favourite within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his huge fan base, Disney+ has given Loki the title of his own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his character Loki in Thor however, he has other talents as well. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and work are included below.
In the college years, Tom Hiddleston was known as “Piddle.”
Tom Hiddleston was raised by his physicist father, James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born to a family that was scientific However, he was always a person with an desire to be involved in the arts, and was awed by watching his mother perform. Although he studied acting at Eton College, he was known as “Piddle” by his fellow students due to his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston was a student at Hiddleston attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming very involved in theatre on the college level. He spent a lengthy time in theatre before making the switch to film and it was in the academy where he came across Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston had no previous acting expertise, Branagh made him the lead actor in the role of Loki, the main villain Loki that he’s maintained for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s most memorable role was Thor, but he actually tried out for the part. Even though he did a screen test to play the role while wearing a wig and muscle-bound physique the director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to choose Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky sense of humour.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who speaks multiple languages. In preparation for his part of Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. In addition to being a skilled public speaker, he’s also a skilled performer, appearing in several stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work alongside his acting profession. He is an advocate for the cause of children and has contributed to organizations like WaterAid and the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his Ambassadorship for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
His love of dancing is evident in his character, particularly in High-Rise. In the film, which called for him to dance his dance routine in a ballroom, He studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most modern actors to play the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in numerous Shakespearean productions, which shows his long-standing experience in theatre. He has performed on the stage in Othello playing Cassio as Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal, both at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged at London’s West End stage, he portrayed Prince Fortinbras.
When it involves actor, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice for numerous audio books such as The Testament of Loki, where he is the voice of Loki, telling the tale of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager the audiobook that is a reworking of an original novel written by John Le Carre. In The video game The Avengers, he lent his voice, too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent with French and Spanish as well as the language he speaks in his home country of English. He also speaks a some German and Italian. With his fluency of Spanish and Italian which he could to use it in his role on screen as the character Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. In the stage production for Ibsen’s Enemy of the People, Hiddleston also sang in German.
Actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the time, Hiddleston has contributed to many worthy causes. He’s been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations to aid the children who are in desperate need. He also visited refugee camps, and helped raise awareness of the situation of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer for The International Medical Corps. In addition, he has been a spokesperson for the World Food Programme, where the organization has committed to doing everything he can to help bring an end the hunger that exists in the world.
Furthermore, Tom Hiddleston is a young DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested acting; he’s also a musician. He’s played the role of DJ in a number of events such as the Loki series’ premier night. The actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been DJ for over a decade and has performed at a few venues in London. He described DJing as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a medium which allows his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
Fans love Hiddleston so much because of his depiction of Loki the character that it has been used in a myriad of memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech