High Rise Trailer Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally ambiguous brother has made him a fan favourite in 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 role as Loki in Thor However, he has many other talents too. Some interesting facts about the actor’s life and career are given below.
In college, Tom Hiddleston was known as “Piddle.”
Tom Hiddleston was raised by his father who was a physicist, James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. He was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston came from a science-based family, but he always had an passion for the arts and enjoyed watching his mother perform. Even though he studied acting at Eton College, he was named “Piddle” by his fellow students due to his surname.
Thor star Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston attended The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after being heavily involved in theater at the college stage. He spent a lengthy time in theatre before making the leap to film, and it was at the Academy that he first saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Even though Hiddleston had no previous acting background, Branagh chose him to play his role as the main character of the Loki, the villain. Loki and he has continued to play for over a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor and he even attempted to play the character. Although he took a screen test for the role, sporting the wig and a muscular physique and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to play Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his playful humor.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who speaks multiple tongues. To prepare for his character in Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he’s also a skilled performer, appearing in various shows and musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is known for his charitable works alongside his acting career. He has been a vocal advocate for children’s issues and has worked to support organizations like WaterAid and the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his position as an ambassador for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
The love for dance of Hiddleston is evident in his roles specifically in High-Rise. To play the role in the film, which required for him to do the dance routine in a ballroom environment, Hiddleston studied the tango as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the finest actors of the present to play the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has been in numerous Shakespearean productions, which shows his long-standing experience in theatre. He has performed on the stage for Othello playing Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal as Prince Hal. Both of them were staged at London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was performed on London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it involves the acting profession, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just belong in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice for several audiobooks which include The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates an account of the life of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager The Night Manager, an audio book adaptation of a novel written by John Le Carre. For the video 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 knows a little bit of German as well as Italian. With his proficiency both in Spanish and Italian, he was able to make use of it in his role as 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.
It is said that actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Over the decades, Hiddleston has contributed to a number of worthwhile causes. He has served as a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the organization’s 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 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 what he can to put an end to the global hunger crisis.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a young DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting. He’s also a musician. He’s been the host DJ at a range of events like the Loki series’ premiere night. The actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJ for over a decade, and has played in a handful of nightclubs in London. DJing has been described by him as the “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a medium that allows his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
The fans enjoy Hiddleston so much due to the way he portrays Loki and his character, that it’s been used in countless memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech