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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki the mischievous morally ambiguous brother has become a popular character within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his immense fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor However, he has other talents as well. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and career 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. Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston is a member of a family that was scientific However, he was always a person with an passion for the arts and enjoyed watching his mother perform. Even though he studied acting in Eton College, he was given the nickname “Piddle” by his fellow students due to 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 heavily involved with theater at the college stage. He worked for a long time in the theatre, before taking the leap to film, and it was here where he saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston had no prior acting previous experience Branagh cast him in the leading role of the villain Loki and he has maintained for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakout role was Thor in the movie, however, he actually attempted to play the character. While he performed screen-tests for the part while sporting muscles-bound muscles and a wig, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to select Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his playful sense of humour.
Tom Hiddleston, the actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who is fluent in several tongues. In preparation for his part in Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he’s also a gifted performer, appearing in a number of productions as well as musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is known for his charitable works along with his acting profession. He has been a vocal advocate for children’s causes and has worked to benefit organisations such as WaterAid as well as The Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his Ambassadorship for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
The love for dance of Hiddleston is evident in his roles and in particular in High-Rise. In the film, which required for him to do his dance routine in a ballroom, he studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most talented actors to play the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in several Shakespearean productions, which shows his extensive theatre experience. He has performed on the stage in Othello playing Cassio as Cassio and Henry IV as Prince Hal as Prince Hal. Both of them were staged at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was performed on the London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it involves acting, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just have a place in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character in several audio books that include The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates an account of the life of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager, an audio book that is a reworking of an original novel by John Le Carre. In his role in the game The Avengers, he lent his voice too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent speaking French and Spanish as well as the language he speaks in his home country of English. Hiddleston also has a some German along with Italian. With his fluency both in Spanish and Italian, he was able to apply it to his character on screen as the character Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. In 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.
Over the years, Hiddleston has contributed to a number of worthy causes. He has been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organization and soliciting donations for the children who are in desperate need. He also visited refugee camps to bring attention to the plight of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer as part of The International Medical Corps. In addition, he has been an ambassador for the World Food Programme, where the organization has committed to doing whatever he can to bring an end to world hunger.
Additionally, Tom Hiddleston is a young DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting. He’s also a musician. He’s performed the role of DJ in a number of functions which include the Loki series’ premiere celebration. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJ for more than a decade, and has played at several nightclubs in London. The DJ has described it as the “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a form of expression that gives his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
Fans are in love with Hiddleston so much due to his portrayal of Loki the character that it has been featured in countless memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech