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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal as Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally ambiguous brother has earned him the respect of fans within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his massive fan base, Disney+ has given Loki the title of his own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents too. A few interesting facts about the actor’s life and work are listed below.
In the college years, Tom Hiddleston was known as “Piddle.”
Tom Hiddleston was raised by his father, a physicist James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. His birthplace was Westminster, London. Hiddleston came from a science-based family, but he always had an desire to be involved in the arts, and enjoyed watching his mom perform. Although he studied acting at Eton College, he was known as “Piddle” by his fellow students because of his surname.
Thor star Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston attended The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved with theatre on the college stage. He worked for a long time in theatre before making the move to film and it was in the academy that he first was introduced to Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Even though Hiddleston had no previous acting previous experience Branagh cast him in the leading role of the Loki, the villain. Loki, which he has kept for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor however, he also auditioned for the role. Even though he did a screen test for the role wearing a wig and muscle-bound physique Director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to select Tom Hiddleston as Loki because due to his irresistible sense of humor.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who speaks several languages. To prepare for his character in Kong: Skull Island, the actor even took classes in Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he is also a talented performer, appearing in several productions as well as musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is well-known for his charitable contributions in addition to his acting career. Hiddleston is a champion for children’s rights and has worked for the benefit of organisations like WaterAid, 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 specifically in High-Rise. To play the role in the film, in which he was asked for him to perform the dance routine in a ballroom setting, He studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most modern actors to ever portray the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in several Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his long-standing experience in theatre. He has performed on the stage in Othello acting as Cassio or Henry IV as Prince Hal, both at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged at London’s West End stage, he played the role of Prince Fortinbras.
When it is about performing, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for several audio books that include The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates stories of his famous character, as well as The Night Manager which is an audiobook adaptation of a novel written by John Le Carre. For play the online game The Avengers, he lent his voice, too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent with French and Spanish in addition to the language he speaks in his home country of English. He also speaks a bit of German in addition to Italian. Due to his proficiency both in Spanish and Italian, he was able to utilize it in his role for Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. In the stage production of Ibsen’s Enemy of the People, Hiddleston also sang in German.
It is said that actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Over the many years, Hiddleston has contributed to many worthy causes. He has been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations in order to assist the children who are in desperate need. He has also visited refugee camps, and helped draw attention to the dire situation of Syrian refugees by volunteering as part of the International Medical Corps. In addition, he has been an ambassador of the World Food Programme, where he has pledged to do all he can in order to bring an end to the global hunger crisis.
Additionally, Tom Hiddleston is a budding DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested acting. He’s also a musician. He’s been the host DJ at a range of functions which include the Loki series’s premier celebration. Actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJing for over a decade, and has played at several venues in London. The DJ has described it as the “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a form of expression that gives him “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a well-known meme.
The fans are in love with Hiddleston so much due to his depiction of Loki and his character, that it’s been used in numerous memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech