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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal as Loki the mischievous and morally ambiguous brother, has been a fan favorite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With the huge number of fans he has, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his character Loki in Thor However, he has other talents as well. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and career are provided below.
In college, 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 was born to a family of scientists, but he always had an desire to be involved in the arts, and loved watching his mother perform. While he was a student at Eton College, he was given the nickname “Piddle” by his fellow students because of his surname.
Thor Star Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in theatre on the college stage. He worked for a long time in the theatre, before taking the move to film and it was in the academy where he saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. While Hiddleston had no prior acting expertise, Branagh chose him to play the lead role of the Loki the villain. Loki the character he’s continued to play for over a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s intention from the beginning was to play Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakout role was Thor and he even attempted to play the character. Although he took screen tests for the role, sporting muscles-bound muscles and a wig and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to play Tom Hiddleston as Loki because due to his irresistible humor.
Actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who speaks multiple languages. In preparation for his part as a character in Kong: Skull Island, Hiddleston even learned Mandarin. Apart from being a talented public speaker, he’s also a talented singer, having appeared in several musicals and plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is known for his charitable works as well as his acting career. He is an advocate for the cause of children and has worked to support organizations like WaterAid as well as 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. As part of the film, which called for him to do an act of dance in a ballroom environment, was trained in the tango, as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most modern actors to ever play the Bard.
Hiddleston has been in several Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his extensive theatre experience. He has appeared on the stage for Othello acting as Cassio or Henry IV as Prince Hal and Prince Hal, both of which were performed at London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged on the London’s West End stage, he was the character Prince Fortinbras.
When it is acting, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just belong in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has been a voice actor for several audio books such as The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates stories of his famous character, as well as The Night Manager The Night Manager, an audio book that is a reworking of an original novel written by John Le Carre. For The video game The Avengers, he lent his voice too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent speaking French and Spanish in addition to his native English. He also speaks a more German in addition to Italian. Because of his proficiency 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. 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.
Through the years, Hiddleston has contributed to a number of worthwhile causes. He’s been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the message of the organization and soliciting donations to aid children in need. He has also visited refugee camps to in bringing attention to the suffering of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer for The International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been a spokesperson with the World Food Programme, where he has promised to do all he can in order to bring an end to hunger in the world.
Additionally, Tom Hiddleston is a promising DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting. He’s also an musician. He’s been the host of DJ in a number of functions which include the Loki series’ premier night. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJing for over a decade and has performed at several nightclubs in London. He has described DJing as a “completely different way of expressing yourself” as well as a medium that allows the artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a well-known meme.
The fans have a love affair with Hiddleston so much due to his character portrayal as Loki and his character, that it’s been used in countless memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech