Tom William Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal of Loki the mischievous morally ambiguous brother has been a fan favorite within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With the huge number of fans he has, Disney+ has given Loki his very own spinoff show. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his performance as Loki in Thor However, he also has many other talents, too. A few interesting tidbits about the actor’s life and work are provided 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. His birthplace was Westminster, London. Hiddleston was born to a family that was scientific However, he was always a person with an interest in the arts and enjoyed watching his mother perform. Even though he studied acting in Eton College, he was known as “Piddle” by his fellow students because of his surname.
Thor actor Tom Hiddleston got his start on stage.
Hiddleston was a student at The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art after becoming heavily involved in stage production at the college stage. He worked for a long time in the theatre, before taking the move to film and it was here where he came across Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Although Hiddleston was a novice actor with no prior background, Branagh took him on to take his role as the main character of the Loki, the villain. Loki the character he’s kept for more than 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s original intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s breakout role was Thor and he even auditioned for the role. However, despite completing an audition for the role wearing an afro and a muscle-bound body and a tense body, director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to cast Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his mischievous humor.
Tom Hiddleston, the actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a multilingual polyglot who is proficient in a variety of tongues. To prepare for his character of Kong: Skull Island, the actor even took classes in Mandarin. Aside from being a gifted public speaker, he’s also a gifted actor, having performed in a number of shows and musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is popular for his charitable efforts alongside his acting profession. He has been a vocal advocate for children’s rights and has contributed to organizations like WaterAid as well as the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his role as an ambassador for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
The love for dance of Hiddleston is evident in his roles and in particular in High-Rise. To play the role in the film, which asked for him to do his dance routine in a ballroom, Hiddleston studied the tango as well as the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most modern actors to ever portray the Bard.
Hiddleston has performed in several Shakespearean productions, which shows his broad experience in theatre. He has appeared on the stage as Cassio in Othello playing 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 was the character Prince Fortinbras.
When it is the acting profession, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just need to be in front of the camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character for several audiobooks such as The Testament of Loki, where he is the voice of Loki, telling an account of the life of his famous character, as well as The Night Manager the audiobook adaptation of a novel written by John Le Carre. To the video game The Avengers, he lent his voice as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient with French and Spanish in addition to his own native English. He also speaks a some German as well as Italian. With his proficiency with Spanish and Italian, he was able to apply it to 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 time, Hiddleston has contributed to many worthwhile causes. He has been a Unicef UK ambassador, spreading the organization’s message and soliciting donations for kids in dire need. He also visited refugee camps to draw attention to the dire situation of Syrian refugees through his work as a volunteer for the International Medical Corps. In addition, he’s been a spokesperson with the World Food Programme, where he has pledged to do whatever he can to bring an end the hunger that exists in the world.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a developing DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested acting. He’s also an musician. He’s performed the role of DJ at a variety of functions like the Loki series’ premier night. Star actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he has been DJ for over a decade, and has played at a few clubs in London. The DJ has described it as the “completely different way of expressing yourself” and a way of expression that allows his “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a well-known meme.
Fans love Hiddleston so much because of his portrayal of Loki the character that it has been featured in a myriad of memes. Based on his now-famous “I am Loki” speech