Chris Hemsworth Biography

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Chris-Hemsworth

An actor is made from a lot of dedication and struggle, what we see is just a famous public figure earning a decent amount of money, but we don’t know how many mountains he climbed to get to that point, this is the biography of Christopher Hemsworth who ranks himself among the Highest-paid actors of Hollywood.

Mini-Bio

Christopher Hemsworth is a successful Australian actor, born on 11 August 1983 in Melbourne, Australia. Hemsworth is highly recognized as Thor (a Marvel Comic character); which established him as one of the Highest-paid actors in the world. Hemsworth started his career with various Television series; he was starred as King Arthur in 2 episodes of a fantasy series Guinevere Jones, along with appearing in soap opera series Neighbours, one episode of Marshall Law, and in an episode of Saddle Club. In 2014, Hemsworth auditioned in Home and Away for the role of Robbie Hunter but got rejected, later called for the role of Kim Hyde and he moved to Sydney to join the cast.

In 2009, Hemsworth appeared in a film called Star Trek, as George Kirk in the opening scene of the film, even though he was not in the main lead but still this movie counts as his career blockbuster by making $385.7 million worldwide and also Hemsworth performance was praised. The same year we saw Hemsworth in David Twohy film A Perfect Getaway, he played the role of kale in the movie, the film did pretty well at the box office by making $22 million against $14 million budget, and again Hemsworth performance was praised. In 2010, Hemsworth played the role of Sam, alongside Sean Bean in Stephan Milburn’s crime-thriller film Ca$h, the film director was very impressed with Hemsworth’s performance, even The Hollywood Reporter (magazine) named Hemsworth as one of the young actor pushing in Hollywood “A-list”.

Marvel Career

Chris Hemsworth’s Marvel career began in 2011, when he played the character of Thor Odinson in superhero movie Thor, the character gave him a major fame boost and recognition, the film was super hit grossing $449.3 million at the box office and ranked as the 15th highest-grossing film of the year, Hemsworth later stated that he put 20 on pounds of muscles for the audition, Kenneth Turan of Los Angeles Times also praised Hemsworth portrayal as Thor. Hemsworth again played the role in 2012, in the assemble superhero film The Avengers the film was a major success at the box office and made $1.519 billion worldwide. In 2013, Hemsworth reprised the role of Thor in Thor: The Dark World, even though the movie made $644.6 million but ranked at the bottom of MCU franchise films.

Chris Hemsworth played the role of Thor for the Fourth time in Avengers: Age of Ultron in 2015, Hemsworth won the People Choice Award For Favorite Actor for his performance, the film was a massive Box office Hit and grossed over $1.4 billion Worldwide. Hemsworth’s career was at its peak because of the MCU franchise and his acting skills. He then appeared in Thor: Ragnarok released on November 3, 2017, which grossed $854 million at the box office and Hemsworth won Teen Choice Award for Best Sci-Fi Movie actor. Again reprised the role respectively in 2018 in Avengers: Infinity War and in Avengers: Endgame in 2019, the Avengers: Endgame became the Most Grossing film of all time and made $2.798 billion worldwide, the highest-grossing movie in Hemsworth career. Chris Hemsworth will be appearing in an upcoming sequel to Thor, Thor: Love and Thunder scheduled to release in 2021.

2012 – 2020 Work

In 2012, Hemsworth starred opposite Kristen Stewart in Snow White and the Huntsman, the film was a commercial success at the box office and made a total of $396 million worldwide, the film gained Hemsworth a lot more recognition. after 2012, Hemsworth starred in Rush, as formula 1 World champion James Hunt in 2012, the film was critically praised and became box office success by grossing $98.2 million. In 2015, Hemsworth was starred in Blackhat, the film was a box-office bomb, and got negative reviews from the critics, the specific issue by most of the critics was casting Hemsworth as a Hacker, even Hemsworth was unsatisfied with his performance and said that he didn’t enjoy what he did in the film. The same year he co-starred in a revival of comedy film Vacation, he was nominated for the MTV Movie Awards for Best Kiss with Leslie Mann.

In 2015, he was starred as Owen Chase in the historical drama film In the Heart of the Sea, even though the film was a box office flop, but Hemsworth received a nomination for Choice Movie Actor: Action at the 18th Teen Choice Awards. In 2016, Hemsworth reprised the role of Eric Huntsman in The Huntsman: Winter’s War, the film was commercially fine at the box office but underperform compared to the sequel. The same year he was appeared in the revival of Ghostbusters, as Kevin the receptionist, overall film was a total flop but Hemsworth’s comedy was praised by viewers. After reprising Thor in marvel franchise, Hemsworth came with another Sci-Fi film Men in Black International, the film did commercially well and made a total of $251 million worldwide and had unfavorable reviews by critics, but the chemistry between Hemsworth and co-star Tessa Thompson was praised.

The following year Netflix Signed him for an action thriller film Extraction, with the Russo Brothers producing, the film broke Netflix viewership record in just a month after release, the film was watched by 90 million households and broke the previous record of Bird Box.

Family, Education, and Affairs

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Hemsworth was born in the house of Leonie, an English teacher and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counselor. Hemsworth has 2 siblings, an elder brother Luke Hemsworth and a younger brother Liam Hemsworth, both are also actors. Chris is of English, Scottish and German ancestry, he was raised in Melbourne and in the Australian Outback in Bulman, Northern territory. He said that their family moved again and again before settling Philip Island. He received his education from Heathmont Collage.

Chris Hemsworth began dating Elsa Pataky in 2010, she is a Spanish model, actress and film producer, and her film includes Fast Five, Fast and Furious 6, 12 Strong. The couple married in December 2010, after two years Elsa gave birth to Hemsworth daughter, and they named her India. In 2014 they had twin boys, Tristan and Sasha. Hemsworth moved his family from Los Angeles to Byron Bay Australia in 2015.

Net Worth

Net Worth:         $130 Million
Date of Birth: Aug 11, 1983 (36 years old)
Gender: Male
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.9 m)
Profession: Actor
Nationality: Australia
Last Updated: 2020

 

Filmography

Year Title Role
2009 Star Trek George Kirk
A Perfect Getaway Kale
2010 Ca$h Sam Phelan
2011 Thor Thor
2012 The Cabin in the Woods Curt Vaughan
The Avengers Thor
Snow White and the Huntsman Eric the Huntsman
Red Dawn Jed Eckert
2013 Star Trek Into Darkness George Kirk (voice)
Rush James Hunt
Thor: The Dark World Thor
2015 Blackhat Nicholas Hathaway
Avengers: Age of Ultron Thor
Vacation Stone Crandall
In the Heart of the Sea Owen Chase
2016 The Huntsman: Winter’s War Eric the Huntsman
Ghostbusters Kevin Beckman
Doctor Strange Thor
2017 Thor: Ragnarok Thor
2018 12 Strong Captain Mitch Nelson
Avengers: Infinity War Thor
Bad Times at the El Royale Billy Lee
2019 Avengers: Endgame Thor
Men in Black: International Henry / Agent H
Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Himself
2020 Extraction Tyler Rake

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