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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal Loki the mischievous and morally confused brother, has earned him the respect of fans within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his massive fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for playing Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents too. A few interesting facts about the actor’s life as well as his career are given below.
In college, Tom Hiddleston was known as “Piddle.”
Tom Hiddleston was raised by his father, a physicist James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. He was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born to a science-based family and he’s always had an desire to be involved in the arts, and was awed by watching his mother perform. While he was a student 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 was a student at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in stage production at the college level. He worked for a long period in the theatre before taking the move to film and it was at the Academy that he first met Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston was a novice actor with no prior experience, Branagh took him on to take the role of Loki, the main villain Loki the character he’s been playing for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s intention from the beginning was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor in the movie, however, he actually auditioned for the role. However, despite completing screen tests for the role, sporting an afro and a muscle-bound body the 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 polyglot multilingual who is proficient in a variety of tongues. To prepare for his character on Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. In addition to being a skilled public speaker, he is also a talented singer, having appeared in numerous shows and musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is well-known for his charitable contributions in addition to his acting profession. He is an advocate for children’s issues and has worked to support 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 roles specifically in High-Rise. To play the role in the film, which asked for him to do the dance routine in a ballroom setting he studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the finest actors of the present to ever portray the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in numerous Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his extensive theatre experience. He has appeared on the stage in Othello in the role of Cassio as Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal as Prince Hal. Both of them were staged at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was performed by the London’s West End stage, he portrayed Prince Fortinbras.
When it is acting, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for several audiobooks that include The Testament of Loki, where he tells the story of his famous character, and The Night Manager the audiobook adapting a novel written by John Le Carre. For the video game The Avengers, he lent his voice as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient in French and Spanish in addition to being fluent in English. Hiddleston also has a more German and Italian. Because of his proficiency with Spanish and Italian, he was able to use it in his character 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.
Through the decades, Hiddleston has contributed to a number of worthy causes. He has served as a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organization and soliciting donations in order to assist 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 with the International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been an ambassador with 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.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a developing DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested in acting; he’s also a musician. He’s been the host of DJ at a variety of functions which include the Loki series’ premiere celebration. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJ for more than a decade, and has played at several clubs in London. DJing has been described by him as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a way of expression that offers an artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
Fans are in love with Hiddleston for his character portrayal as Loki that his image has been featured in numerous memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech