Todrick Hall Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki the mischievous morally uncertain brother, has been a fan favorite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his huge fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor However, he is also a talented actor in other roles. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and work are given below.
In the college years, 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. Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston came from a family that was scientific, but he always had an passion for the arts and loved watching his mother perform. Although he studied acting in Eton College, he was known as “Piddle” by his fellow students because of his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston was a student at his time at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming very involved in theatre on the college level. 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. Even though Hiddleston had no previous acting experience, Branagh took him on to take his role as the main character of the villain Loki and he has continued to play for over 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s original intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakout role was Thor however, he also auditioned for the role. However, despite completing a screen test for the part while sporting the wig and a muscular physique Director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to choose Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky humor.
Actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who speaks multiple languages. To prepare for his character of Kong: Skull Island, the actor even took classes in Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he is also an accomplished performer, appearing in several stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is known for his charitable works as well as his acting career. He has been a vocal advocate for children’s issues and has worked to support organisations like WaterAid and The Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his role as an ambassador for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
Hiddleston’s love of dance is evident in his performances especially in High-Rise. For his part in the film, in which he was asked for him to perform the dance routine in a ballroom, He studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most modern actors to ever play the Bard.
Hiddleston has acted in a variety of Shakespearean productions, which shows his long-standing experience in theatre. He has performed on stage on stage in Othello in the role of Cassio in the play as Cassio, and Henry IV as Prince Hal, both at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged on London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it is actor, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice in several audio books, including The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates the story of his famous character, as well as The Night Manager The Night Manager, an audio book adapting a novel written by John Le Carre. In The video game The Avengers, he lent his voice, too.
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 knows a little some German as well as Italian. With his fluency both in Spanish and Italian which he could to make use of it in his role as 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.
It is said that actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Over the decades, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthwhile causes. He has served as an Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organisation and soliciting donations to help 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 for The International Medical Corps. In addition, he’s been a spokesperson of the World Food Programme, where he has promised to do everything he can to help bring an end to hunger in the world.
Furthermore, Tom Hiddleston is a young DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting. He’s also an musician. He’s performed the role of DJ at a variety of events which include the Loki series’ premiere party. The actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been DJ for over a decade and has performed at a few clubs in London. The DJ has described it as an “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a medium that allows an artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
The fans are in love with Hiddleston so much due to his depiction of Loki which has seen his face used in a myriad of memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech