London Evening Standard Theatre Awards Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal Loki the mischievous and morally ambiguous brother, has been a fan favorite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With the huge number of fans he has, Disney+ has given Loki his own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents, too. Some interesting facts about his life and work are included below.
In the college years, 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. The family was based in Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born to a family of scientists and he’s 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 called “Piddle” by his fellow students because of his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in theatre on the college level. He spent a lengthy period in the theatre before taking the transition to film and it was in the academy that he first met Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston had no prior acting previous experience Branagh made him the lead actor in his role as the main character of the villain Loki that he’s been playing for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s initial intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor however, he also played the character. Even though he did screen-tests for the role, sporting muscles-bound muscles and a wig and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to choose Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his mischievous comedy.
Tom Hiddleston, the actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who speaks multiple languages. In preparation for his role in Kong: Skull Island, the actor even took classes in Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he is also a talented performer, appearing in numerous productions as well as musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work alongside his acting profession. Hiddleston is a champion for children’s issues and has worked to support organisations such as WaterAid and the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his Ambassadorship for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
Hiddleston’s passion for dancing is evident in his performances and in particular in High-Rise. As part of the film, in which he was asked for him to do an act of dance in a ballroom setting, He studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the finest actors of the present to play the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in numerous Shakespearean productions, which shows his vast experience in the theatre. He has performed on stage for Othello as Cassio or Henry IV as Prince Hal, both at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was performed on London’s West End stage, he played the role of Prince Fortinbras.
When it comes to the acting profession, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just belong in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has been a voice actor for several audiobooks such as The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates stories of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager the audiobook that is a reworking of an original novel by John Le Carre. To The video game The Avengers, he lent his voice, too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent of French and Spanish as well as the language he speaks in his home country of English. Hiddleston also has a more German in addition to Italian. With his fluency in Spanish and Italian which he could to apply it to his character for Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. For 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 an Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations to help kids in dire need. He has also visited refugee camps and helped bring attention to the plight of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer in The International Medical Corps. In addition, he’s been a spokesperson to the World Food Programme, where He has pledged to do what he can to put an end to world hunger.
Furthermore, 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 which include the Loki series’s premier event. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJing for over a decade and has performed at several venues in London. The DJ has described it as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” as well as a medium that gives his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
Fans have a love affair with Hiddleston so much due to his depiction of Loki the character that it has been featured in a myriad of memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech