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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal as Loki the mischievous morally ambiguous brother has made him a fan favourite within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his massive fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents too. A few interesting facts about the actor’s life and career are listed 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. He was born in Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born to a scientific family and he’s always had an fascination with the arts and loved watching his mother perform. Even though he studied acting at Eton College, he was named “Piddle” by his fellow students due to his surname.
Thor Star 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 theatre before making the transition to film and it was in the academy where he saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Even though Hiddleston did not have any previous acting previous experience Branagh chose him to play his role as the main character of the villain Loki the character he’s kept for more than a decade.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s most memorable role was Thor however, he also played the character. Although he took an audition to play the role while wearing an afro and a muscle-bound body the director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to select Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his wacky sense of humour.
Tom Hiddleston, the actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who is fluent in several languages. In preparation for his part on Kong: Skull Island, He even took classes in Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he is also a talented singer, having appeared in various musicals and plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is known for his charitable works along with his acting career. He has been a vocal advocate for children’s causes and has worked for the benefit of organisations like WaterAid, the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his position as an ambassador for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
Hiddleston’s love of dance is evident in his performances specifically in High-Rise. For his part in the film, which required for him to perform the dance routine in a ballroom setting was trained in the tango, as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the finest actors of the present to ever play the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in numerous Shakespearean productions, which shows his extensive theatre experience. He has performed on the stage on stage in Othello acting as Cassio or 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 portrayed Prince Fortinbras.
When it is the acting profession, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just belong in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for numerous audio books such as The Testament of Loki, in which he recounts stories of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager, an audio book that is a reworking of an original novel written by John Le Carre. In his role in the game The Avengers, he lent his voice as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent in French and Spanish in addition to being fluent in English. He also speaks a some German as well as Italian. With his fluency of Spanish and Italian which he could to use it in his character as Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. In the stage production of Ibsen’s Enemy of the People, Hiddleston also sang in German.
Actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the years, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthy causes. He has served as a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations for those in the need. He also has visited refugee camps, and helped in bringing attention to the suffering of Syrian refugees through volunteering as part of The International Medical Corps. In addition, he has been an ambassador with the World Food Programme, where He has pledged to do whatever he can to bring an end to hunger in the world.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a promising DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested acting; he’s also a musician. He’s been the host of DJ at a number of events like the Loki series’ premiere celebration. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been DJ for more than a decade, and has played at several venues in London. The DJ has described it as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a way of expression which allows his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
Fans love Hiddleston so much because of his character portrayal as Loki which has seen his face used in countless memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech