Tom Hiddleston Accepts Empire Award
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally uncertain brother, has become a popular character 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 role as Loki in Thor However, he is also a talented actor in other roles. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and career are given 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 is a member of a scientific family, but he always had an interest in the arts and enjoyed watching his mother perform. While he was a student 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 was a student at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming very involved in theatre at the college stage. He worked for a long time in theatre before making the transition to film and it was in the academy where he saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston did not have any previous acting background, Branagh took him on to take the leading role of the Loki, the villain. Loki and he has kept for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s initial intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s first big role was Thor and he even attempted to play the character. While he performed an audition for the role wearing a wig and muscle-bound physique Director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to select Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky sense of humor.
Actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who is fluent in several languages. In preparation for his part in Kong: Skull Island, he even studied Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he’s also an accomplished actor, having performed in various stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work along with his acting career. He has been a vocal advocate for the cause of children and has worked for the benefit of organisations such as 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 character and in particular in High-Rise. For his part in the film, in which he was asked for him perform an act of dance in a ballroom setting, Hiddleston studied the tango as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the best modern actors to ever play the Bard.
Hiddleston has been in numerous Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his broad experience in theatre. He has performed on the stage in Othello in the role of Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal in London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged in the London’s West End stage, he portrayed Prince Fortinbras.
When it comes to the acting profession, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just need to be in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice for several audio books which include The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates the tale of his famous character, as well as The Night Manager the audiobook adapting a novel by John Le Carre. In his role in the game The Avengers, he lent his voice as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent speaking French and Spanish in addition to the language he speaks in his home country of English. He also speaks a some German and Italian. With his fluency both in Spanish and Italian and Italian, he was able to utilize it in his character on screen as the character 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.
It is said that actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the decades, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthwhile causes. He has been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the organization’s message and soliciting donations in order to assist the children who are in desperate need. He also has visited refugee camps and has helped raise awareness of the situation of Syrian refugees as a volunteer with the International Medical Corps. In addition, he has been an ambassador to the World Food Programme, where he has promised to do everything he can to help bring an end to world hunger.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a promising DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested in acting, he’s also a musician. He’s been the host DJ at a range of events like the Loki series’ premier party. Tom Hiddleston is an actor. Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been a DJ for the past decade and has performed in a handful of venues in London. DJing has been described by him as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a medium that gives an artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
Fans are in love with Hiddleston so much because of his depiction of Loki the character that it has been featured in countless memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech