Love Sick Blues Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal as Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally ambiguous brother, has become a popular character within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his massive fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his role as Loki in Thor However, he has many other talents too. A few interesting facts about his life and work are provided below.
In college, Tom Hiddleston was known as “Piddle.”
Tom Hiddleston was raised by his physicist father, James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. His birthplace was Westminster, London. Hiddleston is a member of a family of scientists however, he had always had an passion for the arts and was awed by watching his mother perform. Even though he studied acting at Eton College, he was called “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 becoming heavily involved with theatre at the college stage. He spent a lengthy time in theatre before making the switch to film and it was at the Academy where he saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston had no previous acting experience, Branagh took him on to take the lead role of the villain Loki and he has kept for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s original intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s first big role was Thor, but he actually tried out for the part. Even though he did screen-tests to play the role while wearing an afro and a muscle-bound body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to cast Tom Hiddleston as Loki because due to his irresistible sense of humour.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who speaks several tongues. In preparation for his part on Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. In addition to being a skilled public speaker, he is also a talented singer, and has appeared in numerous shows and musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is known for his charitable works as well as his acting profession. He has been a vocal advocate for the cause of children and has contributed to organisations like WaterAid as well as the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his role as an ambassador for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
His love of dancing is evident in his performances especially in High-Rise. As part of the film, which called for him to do the dance routine in a ballroom setting was trained in the tango, as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the best modern actors to play the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has been in a variety of Shakespearean productions, which shows his broad experience in theatre. He has appeared on the stage in Othello as Cassio as Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal, both at London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged in the London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it is about actor, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just have a place in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice in several audio books, including The Testament of Loki, where he is the voice of Loki, telling stories of his famous character, as well as The Night Manager which is an audiobook adapting a novel by John Le Carre. For the video game The Avengers, he lent his voice to the game as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient speaking French and Spanish as well as being fluent in English. Hiddleston also has a more German and Italian. Because of his proficiency of Spanish and Italian it was possible for him to make use of it in his role for 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.
Over the many years, Hiddleston has contributed to a number of worthwhile causes. He has served as an Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organisation and soliciting donations in order to assist the children who are in desperate need. He also has visited refugee camps and helped in bringing attention to the suffering of Syrian refugees as a volunteer in The International Medical Corps. In addition, he’s been a spokesperson for the World Food Programme, where the organization has committed to doing all he can in order to bring an end to hunger in the world.
Additionally, Tom Hiddleston is a developing DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested acting, he’s also a musician. He has played the role of DJ in a number of events, including the Loki series’s premiere party. Actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been a DJ for the past decade and has performed in a handful of clubs in London. He described DJing as an “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a form of expression that offers an artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
Fans love Hiddleston so much due to the way he portrays Loki the character that it has been used in numerous memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech