Young Tom Hiddleston Photo Shoot
Tom Hiddleston’s portrayal Loki Loki, Thor’s naughty and morally uncertain brother, has been a fan favorite within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. With his massive fan base, Disney+ has given Loki his own spinoff series. Tom Hiddleston is best known for his role as Loki in Thor However, he also is also a talented actor in other roles. A few interesting tidbits 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 physicist father, James Hiddleston, and his casting director mother, Diana Hiddleston. His birthplace was Westminster, London. Hiddleston is a member of a family of scientists and he’s always had an desire to be involved in the arts, and loved watching his mother perform. Although 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 being heavily involved in theatre at the college level. He spent a lengthy period in the theatre before taking the transition to film and it was at the Academy where he was introduced to Thor director Kenneth Branagh. Even though Hiddleston was a novice actor with no prior expertise, Branagh cast him in his role as the main character of the villain Loki and he has continued to play for over 10 years.
Tom Hiddleston’s first intention was to be Thor.
Hiddleston’s first big role was Thor in the movie, however, he actually played the character. However, despite completing an audition for the role wearing the wig and a muscular physique Director Kenneth Branagh ultimately decided to play Tom Hiddleston as Loki because of his playful sense of humor.
The actor Tom Hiddleston speaks several languages.
Hiddleston is a polyglot multilingual who is proficient in a variety of languages. In preparation for his part of Kong: Skull Island, the actor even took classes in Mandarin. Alongside being a great public speaker, he’s also a talented singer, and has appeared in various productions as well as musicals.
Tom Hiddleston is a supporter of charitable causes.
Hiddleston is famous for his charitable work along with his acting profession. He has been a vocal advocate for the cause of children and has worked for the benefit of organisations like WaterAid, the Prince’s Trust, and Great Ormond Street Hospital through his Ambassadorship for UNICEF.
Tom Hiddleston enjoys dancing.
Hiddleston’s passion for dancing can be seen in his performance especially in High-Rise. To play the role in the film, which required for him perform the dance routine in a ballroom setting, he studied the tango and the waltz.
Tom Hiddleston is one of the most talented actors to ever play the role of the Bard.
Hiddleston has appeared in numerous Shakespearean plays, demonstrating his vast experience in the theatre. He has appeared on stage as Cassio in Othello acting as Cassio 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 at the London’s West End stage, he was the Prince Fortinbras.
When it is acting, Tom Hiddleston doesn’t just fit in front of a camera.
Hiddleston has voiced his character in several audio books such as 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 The Night Manager, an audio book adaptation of a novel by John Le Carre. To play the online game The Avengers, he lent his voice to the game as well.
Multilingual Tom Hiddleston.
Hiddleston is proficient speaking French and Spanish as well as his own native English. Hiddleston also has a more German as well as Italian. Because of his proficiency both in Spanish and Italian and Italian, he was able to make use of it in his role as Sir Thomas Sharpe in the 2015 film Crimson Peak. In the stage production of the Ibsen novel Enemy of the People, Hiddleston also sang in German.
It is said that actor Tom Hiddleston is very charitable.
Over the many years, Hiddleston has contributed to many worthy causes. He’s 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 as part of The International Medical Corps. Additionally, he has been an ambassador of the World Food Programme, where he has pledged to do whatever he can to bring an end to the global hunger crisis.
In addition, Tom Hiddleston is a promising DJ.
Hiddleston isn’t only interested in acting, he’s also a musician. He’s been the host of DJ in a number of events such as the Loki series’ premier party. The actor Tom Hiddleston revealed in an interview with Variety that he’s been DJ for more than a decade, and has played in a handful of bars in London. He described DJing as a “completely different way of expressing yourself” as well as a medium that offers an artist “creative freedom.”
Tom Hiddleston has become a popular meme.
Fans are in love with Hiddleston for his portrayal of Loki that his image has been used in countless memes. Based on his famous “I am Loki” speech