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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally uncertain brother, has earned him the respect of fans within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his huge fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for playing Loki in Thor However, he also has other talents as well. Some interesting details about the actor’s life and career 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. He was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston came from a family of scientists, but he always had an fascination with the arts and was awed by watching his mother perform. While he was a student at Eton College, he was named “Piddle” by his fellow students because of his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston was a student at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved with theatre at the college stage. He spent a lengthy time in the theatre, before taking the transition to film and it was there where he met Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston did not have any previous acting background, Branagh chose him to play the leading role of the villain Loki and he has continued to play for over 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. However, despite completing a screen test to play the role while wearing the wig and a muscular physique the director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to play Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky comedy.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who is proficient in a variety of languages. To prepare for his character in Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. Apart from being a talented public speaker, he’s also an accomplished singer, and has appeared in various musicals and plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is well-known for his charitable contributions as well as his acting profession. He is an advocate for the cause of children and has worked to benefit organizations like 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 can be seen in his performance and in particular in High-Rise. For his part in the film, which required for him to perform an act of dance in a ballroom environment, Hiddleston studied the tango as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most talented actors to ever play the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has performed in a number of Shakespearean productions, which shows his vast experience in the theatre. He has performed on stage as Cassio in Othello playing Cassio in the play as Cassio, and Henry IV as Prince Hal, both at London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was performed by London’s West End stage, he played the role of Prince Fortinbras.
When it is the acting profession, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for several audio books such as The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates the story of his iconic character, and The Night Manager The Night Manager, an audio book version of the novel written by John Le Carre. To The video game The Avengers, he lent his voice, too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient speaking French and Spanish as well as his own native English. He also knows a little amount of German and Italian. With his proficiency of Spanish and Italian it was possible for him to apply it to his role for Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. In the stage production for the Ibsen novel Enemy of the People, Hiddleston also sang in German.
The actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Over the time, Hiddleston has contributed to many worthy causes. He has been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations for kids in dire need. He has also visited refugee camps, and helped raise awareness of the situation of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer for The International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been an ambassador of the World Food Programme, where the organization has committed to doing whatever he can to bring an end to the global hunger crisis.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a budding DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested in acting, he’s also a musician. He’s played the role of DJ at a variety of events, including the Loki series’ premier night. The actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJ for more than a decade, and has played at several bars in London. DJing has been described by him as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a way of expression which allows his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
The fans enjoy Hiddleston for his depiction of Loki the character that it has been featured in numerous memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech