Swift Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki the mischievous and morally confused brother, has made him a fan favourite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his huge fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his character Loki in Thor however, he has many other talents too. A few interesting facts about the actor’s life as well as his career are provided 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. His birthplace was Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born into a science-based family however, he had always had 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 called “Piddle” by his fellow students due to his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston was a student at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming very involved in theater at the college stage. He worked for a long period in the theatre before taking the transition to film and it was in the academy where he came across Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston did not have any previous acting expertise, Branagh cast him in the lead role of the villain Loki the character he’s maintained for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s intention from the beginning was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakthrough role was in Thor, but he actually tried out for the part. While he performed a screen test for the role, sporting the wig and a muscular physique and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to play Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his mischievous sense of humor.
Actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who speaks several languages. In preparation for his part on Kong: Skull Island, he even studied Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he’s also a skilled singer, having appeared in various productions as well as musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is well-known for his charitable contributions along with his acting career. He has been a vocal advocate for children’s issues and has worked to support organizations like WaterAid and The Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his Ambassadorship for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
His love of dancing can be seen in his performance and in particular in High-Rise. In the film, which required for him to do a dance routine in a ballroom environment, was trained in the tango, as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most talented actors to ever play the Bard.
Hiddleston has performed in several Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his extensive theatre experience. He has performed on the stage in Othello in the role of 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 about acting, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just need to be in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for several audio books which include The Testament of Loki, in which he recounts an account of the life of his iconic character, and The Night Manager, an audio book adapting a novel by John Le Carre. For his role in the game The Avengers, he lent his voice to the game as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient with French and Spanish in addition to his native English. Hiddleston also has a amount of German as well as Italian. With his fluency with Spanish and Italian it was possible for him to use it in his character as Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. For the stage production of the Ibsen novel Enemy of the People, Hiddleston also sang in German.
Actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the years, Hiddleston has contributed to a number of worthy causes. He has been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations to help the children who are in desperate need. He has also visited refugee camps and helped in bringing attention to the suffering of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer for 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 the hunger that exists in the world.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a developing DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting. He’s also an musician. He’s been the host of DJ at a variety of functions, including the Loki series’s premiere celebration. Tom Hiddleston is an actor. Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been DJing for over a decade, and has played in a handful of nightclubs in London. He described DJing as the “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a way of expression that gives his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
Fans have a love affair with Hiddleston for his depiction of Loki that his image has been featured in countless memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech