FULL NAME: Chris Hemsworth
BIRTHDAY: 11 August 1983
BIRTHPLACE: Melbourne, Australia
BIRTH SIGN: Leo
FIRST MOVIE: Star Trek (2009)
BEST MOVIE: Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Chris Hemsworth is an English actor. He first rose to fame in Australia, playing Kim Hyde on the Australian TV series Home and Away. After moving to the United States to further his career, he went on to star in the film The Last Song, a drama about the lives of musicians during the 1970s. Recently, he has appeared in a series of action films, such as The Chronicles of Riddick, and in comedy movies, including The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and The Day, I Swapped My Dad for a Porsche. He is the most recent member of a long line of actors who were born in this country but have moved abroad to pursue their careers.
Before he was a leading man in the world-famous Marvel Comics franchise, Chris Hemsworth was best known as the handsome and strong Thor. In one of the franchise’s most popular comics, “Thor,” he is introduced as a prisoner in a cage. Thor’s arch-enemy, the ruthless villain Malekith, seeks to free him by sending his dark magic into a powerful artifact. In order to stop Malekith, Thor must travel to the mysterious realm of Asgard. There, he battles against the evil villain and his army of giants, including a giant named Bifrost. In one issue, the giant is fatally struck, and Thor transforms into the mighty superhero.
For his role as the warrior god, Chris Hemsworth received the coveted Best Actor award for the movie from the British Film Institute (BBI). He also was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Original Score. He has also been nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role.
While working as the lead in the blockbuster The Avengers, Chris Hemsworth received the award for Best Male Movie Star. He was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Other notable credits include the acclaimed drama The Water Diviner and the cult comedy film, The Waterboy.
As an actor, Chris Hemsworth has always shown a keen interest in conservation and animal welfare. He has even written and produced a documentary about the lives of a local Australian animal. called, “The Animal Whisperer.”
With an interesting history and an enviable career ahead of him, it’s no wonder that Chris Hemsworth is currently enjoying life in Hollywood. He may be just the type of celebrity you’re looking for. Check out his website and see if he’s the guy you want to call your next celebrity crush!
Best Movies of Chris Hemsworth:
- Avengers: Endgame (2019)
- Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
- The Cabin In The Woods (2011)
- Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
- Rush (2013)
- The Avengers (2012)
- Star Trek (2009)
- Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)
- Bad Times At The El Royale (2018)
- Vacation (2015)