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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal as Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally uncertain brother, has been a fan favorite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his immense fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for playing Loki in Thor However, he also has many other talents, too. Some interesting details about the actor’s life and career are included below.
In the college years, 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 came from a scientific family However, he was always a person with an desire to be involved in the arts, and was awed by watching his mother perform. Although he studied acting 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 attended The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in theater at the college stage. He spent a lengthy time in theatre before making the transition to film and it was there where he came across Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston did not have any previous acting background, Branagh cast him 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 be Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor however, he also tried out for the part. Even though he did an audition to play the role while wearing the wig and a muscular physique and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to play Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky sense of humour.
The character actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who speaks several languages. In preparation for his role of Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he is also a talented actor, having performed in numerous stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is well-known for his charitable contributions in addition to his acting profession. He has been a vocal advocate 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 capacity as an ambassador 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 perform his dance routine in a ballroom setting, Hiddleston studied the tango as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the best modern actors to ever portray the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has acted in numerous Shakespearean productions, which shows his extensive theatre experience. He has performed on stage on stage in Othello playing Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal and Prince Hal, both of which were performed at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged in London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it involves performing, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just need to be in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for several audiobooks, including The Testament of Loki, where he is the voice of Loki, telling stories of his famous character, and The Night Manager, an audio book adapting a novel written by John Le Carre. To play the online game The Avengers, he lent his voice as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient speaking French and Spanish as well as the language he speaks in his home country of English. He also speaks a amount of German along with Italian. Because of his proficiency of Spanish and Italian, he was able to apply it to his character 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’s been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the organization’s message and soliciting donations to help those in the need. He has also visited refugee camps, and helped in bringing attention to the suffering of Syrian refugees by volunteering with The International Medical Corps. In addition, he has been an ambassador for the World Food Programme, where he has promised to do whatever he can to bring an end to the global hunger crisis.
Furthermore, Tom Hiddleston is a budding DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested in acting. He’s also a musician. He’s been the host of DJ in a number of events such as the Loki series’ premiere event. Actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJ for more than a 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 which allows the artist “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 numerous memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech