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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal Loki, Thor’s mischievous and morally confused brother, has been a fan favorite within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his huge fan base, Disney+ has given Loki the title of his own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor However, he also is also a talented actor in other roles. A few interesting facts about his life and work are included 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. The family was based in Westminster, London. Hiddleston came from a science-based family however, he had always had an interest in the arts and loved watching his mother perform. Although he studied acting in 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 his time at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming very involved in theater at the college stage. He spent a lengthy period in the theatre before taking the transition to film and it was here that he first came across Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston was a novice actor with no prior background, Branagh cast him in the leading role of the villain Loki the character he’s been playing for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s initial intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor and he even tried out for the part. However, despite completing a screen test for the role, sporting an afro and a muscle-bound body and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to cast Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky sense of humor.
Actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who speaks several languages. In preparation for his part in Kong: Skull Island, the actor even took classes in Mandarin. In addition to being a skilled public speaker, he’s also an accomplished singer, and has appeared in numerous productions as well as musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic 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 organisations such as 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.
His love of dancing is evident in his character specifically in High-Rise. As part of the film, which required for him to do the dance routine in a ballroom setting Hiddleston studied the tango as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the finest actors of the present to play the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in a variety of Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his extensive theatre experience. He has appeared on stage in Othello playing Cassio or Henry IV as Prince Hal as Prince Hal. Both of them were staged at London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged at London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it comes to performing, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just belong in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice for numerous audio books that include The Testament of Loki, where he is the voice of Loki, telling the tale of his famous 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 as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient of French and Spanish as well as the language he speaks in his home country of English. He also knows a little more German as well as Italian. With his fluency of Spanish and Italian 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.
The actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the time, Hiddleston has contributed to numerous worthwhile causes. He has worked as a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organization and soliciting donations for children in need. He also visited refugee camps, and helped raise awareness of the situation of Syrian refugees through volunteering for The International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been an ambassador for the World Food Programme, where the organization has committed to doing what he can to put an end the hunger that exists in the world.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a young DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested in acting. He’s also a musician. He has played the role of DJ in a number of events which include the Loki series’ premiere party. Tom Hiddleston is an actor. Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been a DJ for the past decade, and has played at a few nightclubs in London. He described DJing as the “completely different way of expressing yourself” as well as a medium that offers his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
The fans love Hiddleston so much due to his depiction of Loki and his character, that it’s been used in numerous memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech