Tom Hiddleston Sings
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki, Thor’s mischievous and morally ambiguous brother has been a fan favorite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his huge fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for playing Loki in Thor however, he has other talents as well. Some interesting details about his life and work are included below.
In college, 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, but he always had an desire to be involved in the arts, and was awed by watching his mother perform. Although he studied acting in Eton College, he was called “Piddle” by his fellow students because of 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 in stage production at the college stage. He spent a lengthy time in theatre before making the leap to film, and it was in the academy where he met Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston was a novice actor with no prior experience, Branagh chose him to play the lead role of the villain Loki the character he’s been playing for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s original intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s most memorable role was Thor and he even tried out for the part. Although he took screen-tests for the role wearing an afro and a muscle-bound body Director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to choose Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his mischievous humor.
Actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who speaks several tongues. To prepare for his character in Kong: Skull Island, he even studied Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he is also a gifted performer, appearing in numerous stage productions, musicals and even plays.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work along with his acting profession. Hiddleston is a champion for children’s issues and has worked to support organisations such as WaterAid, The Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his Ambassadorship for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
Hiddleston’s passion for dancing is evident in his character and in particular in High-Rise. For his part in the film, which called for him to perform his dance routine in a ballroom setting, he studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most modern actors to ever play the Bard.
Hiddleston has performed in a number of Shakespearean productions, which shows his long-standing experience in theatre. He has appeared on the stage in Othello playing Cassio in the play as Cassio, and Henry IV as Prince Hal and Prince Hal, both of which were performed at the London’s Donmar Warehouse. When Hamlet was staged in London’s West End stage, he played the role of Prince Fortinbras.
When it comes to actor, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just have a place in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has been a voice actor in several audio books that include The Testament of Loki, in which he narrates stories of his famous character, and The Night Manager The Night Manager, an audio book adaptation of a 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 of French and Spanish in addition to the language he speaks in his home country of English. He also speaks a bit of German along with Italian. Because of his proficiency of Spanish and Italian which he could to apply it to his character in the role of 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.
Over the decades, Hiddleston has contributed to various worthwhile causes. He has served as an Unicef UK ambassador, spreading its message and soliciting donations to help children in need. He also has visited refugee camps and has helped raise awareness of the situation of Syrian refugees by volunteering as part of the International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been a spokesperson with the World Food Programme, where the organization has committed to doing whatever he can to bring an end to the global hunger crisis.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a promising DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t just interested acting, he’s also a musician. He’s been the host of DJ at a number of events, including the Loki series’s premiere night. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been a DJ for the past decade and has performed at a few venues in London. He described DJing as an “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a medium that offers his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a famous meme.
The fans are in love with Hiddleston so much because of his depiction of Loki which has seen his face featured in numerous memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech