Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth

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Chris Hemsworth was born on August 11, 1983 in Melbourne. When he was a child, his family moved often, until finally settled on Phillip Island. Since childhood, he loved sports and, in particular, surfing.

But he was destined to become not an athlete. In 2004, Hemsworth received a role in the TV series "Home and Away". Initially, he was chosen for the role of Robbie Hunter, but later producers decided that Chris will play Kim Hyde. For the sake of working in the series, the young man moved to Sydney. He "stayed" in the show 171 episodes. The role in "Home and Away" brought Chris fame, but he was filmed before - say, in 2002, he played King Arthur in the series "Gwen - Merlin's apprentice." In addition, in the same year he appeared in the show "Marshall Law".

Also in 2004, Chris starred in the series "So Different Fergus MacPhail." Well, this was followed by a long break in the movie career - the next project with Chris was released in 2009. It was something much larger than all that Chris played before - the picture J.J. Abrams "Star Trek". In general, 2009 was a Hollywood start for Hemsworth - he also starred in the detective thriller "Perfect Escape" and crime film Steve Anderson's "Big Money".

"Perfect Escape"

"Big Money."

In 2010, there was only one short film with Chris - "Ollie Klablersturf against the Nazis". But in 2011 in the rental started blockbuster, in which Hemsworth had to play not someone, and the real god - Thor. True, not only in standard conditions (that is, in the kingdom of the Scandinavian gods Asgard), but also in modern America.


To the role of Thor, Chris will still return - in the movie "The Avengers". And in it will be not only Thor, but also Captain America, Iron Man, Hulk and other heroes who came together to fight evil.

The premiere of the tape "Red Dawn" is scheduled for early September. The film tells about a group of teenagers who organized a guerrilla unit when their hometown occupied by Russian and Chinese troops.

In the spring of 2012 to hire a horror "Cabin in the Woods". The picture tells about a group of young people who, by fate, will have to spend the night in a forest cabin. The forest appears in another project of Chris in 2012 - the movie "Snow White and the Huntsman". Actually, it is the hunter Chris and will play. In addition, is now preparing to shoot a new tape Ron Howard's "Race", in which Chris got one of the main roles.

"Cabin in the woods"

"Snow White"

Chris Hemsworth - not only a successful, gaining momentum young actor, he is also a happy husband. Unfortunately (however, perhaps to the joy) fans, he is married. His chosen one is 34-year-old Spanish actress Elsa Pataky. They will definitely have beautiful children!

By the way, Chris's older brother Luke and younger Liam are also actors - and also quite attractive. It's a great family!

Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky

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