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Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki the mischievous morally uncertain brother, has earned him the respect of fans within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With the huge number of fans he has, Disney+ has given Loki the title of his own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for playing Loki in Thor, but he has many other talents, too. Some interesting facts 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 father, a physicist James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. The family was based in Westminster, London. Hiddleston is a member of a scientific family, but he always had an fascination with the arts and enjoyed watching his mother perform. Though he did his acting studies at Eton College, he was known as “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 heavily involved with stage production at the college stage. He worked for a long time in theatre before making the leap to film, and it was in the academy where he saw Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Even though Hiddleston had no previous acting previous experience Branagh cast him in the role of Loki, the main villain Loki and he has maintained for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s initial intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s most memorable role was Thor, but he actually auditioned for the role. Even though he did a screen test for the role wearing a wig and muscle-bound physique, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to cast Tom Hiddleston as Loki because due to his irresistible sense of humour.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who speaks several languages. In preparation for his role of Kong: Skull Island, he even studied Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he’s also a gifted performer, appearing in several stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of philanthropic causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work along with his acting career. He is an advocate for children’s rights and has worked to benefit organizations like 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.
His love of dancing is evident in his character especially in High-Rise. In the film, which asked for him to dance his dance routine in a ballroom environment, he studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the best modern actors to ever portray the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has acted in a number of Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his broad experience in theatre. He has appeared on the stage in Othello playing Cassio or Henry IV as Prince Hal in the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged by the London’s West End stage, he portrayed Prince Fortinbras.
When it is performing, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just need to be in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has provided his voice for several audio books that include The Testament of Loki, where he is the voice of Loki, telling an account of the life of his iconic character, as well as The Night Manager, an audio book version of the novel written by John Le Carre. To his role in the game The Avengers, he lent his voice too.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is fluent of French and Spanish in addition to being fluent in English. Hiddleston also has a some German along with Italian. Due to his proficiency of Spanish and Italian it was possible for him to make use of it in his role on screen as the character 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.
Tom Hiddleston, the actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Through the many years, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthy causes. He’s been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the organization’s message and soliciting donations to help the children who are in desperate need. He has also visited refugee camps to bring attention to the plight of Syrian refugees by volunteering with The International Medical Corps. In addition, he’s been an ambassador of the World Food Programme, where he has pledged to do what he can to put an end to world hunger.
In addition, 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 in a number of events which include the Loki series’s premiere event. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been DJ for more than a decade and has performed in a handful of nightclubs in London. He described DJing as being a “completely different way of expressing yourself” as well as a medium that offers his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a well-known meme.
Fans have a love affair with Hiddleston so much because of his character portrayal as Loki which has seen his face featured in countless memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech