Tom Hiddleston Crimson Peak Trailer
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki, Thor’s mischievous and morally ambiguous 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 series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for playing Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents too. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and work are included below.
In the college years, Tom Hiddleston was known as “Piddle.”
Tom Hiddleston was raised by his physicist father, James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. The family was based in Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born into a science-based family and he’s always had an fascination with the arts and enjoyed watching his mom perform. While he was a student at Eton College, he was given the nickname “Piddle” by his fellow students due to his surname.
Thor Star Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston attended his time at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in theatre on the college stage. He worked for a long time in theatre before making the switch to film and it was here where he met Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston was a novice actor with no prior previous experience Branagh took him on to take the role of Loki, the main Loki the villain. Loki and he has been playing for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s most memorable role was Thor, but he actually auditioned for the role. Although he took an audition to play the role while wearing an afro and a muscle-bound body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to select Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his mischievous sense of humour.
The character actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who is proficient in a variety of tongues. To prepare for his character on Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he is also a skilled performer, appearing in several stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is popular for his charitable efforts along with his acting career. Hiddleston is a champion for children’s causes and has contributed to organisations such as WaterAid as well as 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 specifically in High-Rise. As part of the film, in which he was asked for him to perform an act of dance in a ballroom environment, He studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the best modern actors to play the Bard.
Hiddleston has been in several Shakespearean productions, which shows his broad experience in theatre. He has appeared on the stage in Othello playing Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal as Prince Hal. Both of them were staged at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged on the London’s West End stage, he was the character Prince Fortinbras.
When it comes to actor, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just need to be in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character in several audio books that include The Testament of Loki, where he tells stories of his iconic character, and The Night Manager which is an audiobook adapting a novel written by John Le Carre. For the video game The Avengers, he lent his voice, too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient in French and Spanish in addition to his native English. He also knows a little more German and Italian. With his fluency of Spanish and Italian which he could to apply it to his role on screen as the character 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.
The actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the years, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthy causes. He’s been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations in order to assist the children who are in desperate need. He also visited refugee camps and has helped in bringing attention to the suffering of Syrian refugees by volunteering for The International Medical Corps. In addition, he’s been an ambassador with the World Food Programme, where he has pledged to do everything he can to help bring an end to world hunger.
Additionally, Tom Hiddleston is a budding DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested in acting; he’s also a musician. He’s performed the role of DJ at a variety of events such as the Loki series’s premiere celebration. Tom Hiddleston is an actor. Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJing for over a decade and has performed in a handful of nightclubs in London. He described DJing as a “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a form of expression that allows the artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
Fans enjoy Hiddleston so much due to his depiction of Loki the character that it has been featured in a myriad of memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech