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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki the mischievous and morally confused brother, has earned him the respect of fans in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With the huge number of fans he has, Disney+ has given Loki the title of his own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his role as Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents too. Some interesting facts about the actor’s life and career are provided 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. Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born into a scientific family however, he had always had an passion for the arts and enjoyed watching his mother perform. Though he did his acting studies at Eton College, he was named “Piddle” by his fellow students due to his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston was a student at his time at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in theatre on the college level. He worked for a long time in theatre before making the move to film and it was in the academy that he first saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Even though Hiddleston had no prior acting experience, Branagh cast him in the leading role of the Loki the villain. Loki and he has been playing for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s initial intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s first big role was Thor, but he actually tried out for the part. While he performed screen tests for the part while sporting an afro and a muscle-bound body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to cast Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his mischievous humor.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who is fluent in several languages. In preparation for his role of Kong: Skull Island, he even studied Mandarin. Apart from being a talented public speaker, he is also a talented singer, having appeared in numerous musicals and plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work as well as his acting career. Hiddleston is a champion for the cause of children and has worked for the benefit of organizations like WaterAid as well as the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his capacity as an ambassador for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
Hiddleston’s love of dance can be seen in his performance, particularly in High-Rise. As part of the film, which called for him to do his dance routine in a ballroom setting He studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most talented actors to play the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in a variety of Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his broad experience in theatre. He has performed on the stage on stage in Othello playing Cassio or Henry IV as Prince Hal in London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged in the London’s West End stage, he was the character Prince Fortinbras.
When it involves performing, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has been a voice actor in several audio books that include The Testament of Loki, where he tells an account of the life of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager which is an audiobook adaptation of a novel written by John Le Carre. To The video game The Avengers, he lent his voice too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient with French and Spanish as well as the language he speaks in his home country of English. Hiddleston also has a amount of German in addition to Italian. Because of his proficiency both in Spanish and Italian, he was able to make use of it in his character on screen as the character 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.
Actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Over the years, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthwhile causes. He has been an Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organization and soliciting donations for kids in dire need. He also visited refugee camps and has helped raise awareness of the situation of Syrian refugees as a volunteer as part of the International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been an ambassador for the World Food Programme, where he has promised to do everything he can to help bring an end to the global hunger crisis.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a promising DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting; he’s also a musician. He has played the role of DJ at a number of functions such as the Loki series’s premier party. Actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJing for over a decade and has performed in a handful of nightclubs in London. DJing has been described by him as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” as well as a medium that allows an artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
Fans are in love with Hiddleston so much because of his character portrayal as Loki that his image has been featured in countless memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech