Chris Hemsworth full name Christopher Hemsworth is a world-famous Australian actor who is known as THOR among fans circle worldwide. He has played some roles that are life remembered and is one of the highest-paid actors in the World. His work is loved by the audience of every age from kids to old age men and women. Today, we are presenting you the biography of this famous legendary actor called “Chris Hemsworth”. In this biography, we are going to explore everything about Chris Hemsworth’s Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Physical Measurements, Hobbies, Married, Wife, Kids, Net Worth, etc
Quick Bio of Chris Hemsworth :
|Nick Name||Chris, Thor|
|Place of Birth||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Brought Up||Melbourne and Outback in Bulman, Northern Territory|
|Date of Birth||August 11, 1983|
|Age||39 years old (2022)|
|Siblings||Luke (brother), Liam (brother)|
|Height||6 feet & 3 Inches (approx.)|
|Marital Status||Married (2010)|
|Girlfriend||Isabel Lucas (ex) and Elsa Pataky|
|Grand Kids||Not Known|
|You Tube||Chris Hemsworth (100K)|
|Cars||Audi r8 v10 , Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes C63 AMG, Mercedes V250d and few more|
|House||Byron Bay, Australia (current) & Los Angeles Mansion (before)|
|Monthly Income||$1 to $2 (approx.)|
|Salary||US$15 million and US$20 million / AU$22 million and AU$29 million|
|Net Worth||$140 million (approx.)|
Age, Birthday, Date of Birth
Chris Hemsworth is born on August 11th, 1983 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is 39 years old as of 2022. He celebrates his birthday with his wife, kids, family, and fans on August 11th. His nationality is Australian. He has mixed ethnicity and he comes from Dutch, Irish, English, Scottish, and German ancestry. His zodiac sign is Leo.
Parents, Siblings & Family Members
He is the son of her mother Leonie Hemsworth and her father Craig Hemsworth. Her mother is an English Teacher and his father is a social service counselor. He has two siblings brothers named Luke Hemsworth and Liam Hemsworth and both of them are famous actors. The name of her aunt is Joanne van Os and she is a renowned author. Also, we will talk about his other family members including his wife, kids, and wife’s side relatives in this blog below…
Childhood and Early Life:
He spent his beautiful childhood in the Outback in Bulman, North Territory. According to him, ” My earliest memories were on the cattle stations up in the Outback, and then we moved back to Melbourne and then back out there and then back again. Certainly, most of my childhood was in Melbourne but probably my most vivid memories were up there [in Bulman] with crocodiles and buffalo. Very different walks of life.”
He went to the high school at Heathmont College.
Height, Weight, Body Stats
We all know Chris Hemsworth is not only a wonderful actor but is famous among his fans because of his excellent physique. But the “Thor” physique he got is not made in a month or a year. He has worked hard for so many years to get that chiseled body. So we will see the physical measurements of Chris Hemsworth below.
He got a tall height of 6 feet and 3 inches which makes him look more dashing and eye-appealing in real life as well as on the big screen. He has a normal body weight of 85 kg. when he is not on a shoot or in front of the camera. He has to adjust his weight as per the demand of the films.
He has brown (blonde) hair and blue eyes which connects very well not only in his avatar as Thor but also in the several characters which we have seen on the bigger screen for many decades.
Other body features like shoe size are 12(US), his waist size 32 inches and his bust size is 47 inches which he is able to maintain by continuous hustle in the gym from so many years of hard work.
Career & Awards
In his early career days in 2002, he appeared in many TV Series including the two episodes of fantasy TV Series named Guinevere Jones in the role of King Arthur. He appeared in the soap opera series “Neighbours” and also he appeared in one episode of the Marshall Law.
While he appeared in one episode of “The Saddle Club” in 2003 and has given auditioned for the role of Robbie Hunter in the famous Australian Soap Opera called “Home and Away” in 2004. Though he was not got the role but was called for the part of Kim Hyde and he moved to Sydney to join the cast and appeared in 171 episodes of the series.
After leaving the cast of Home and Away on July 3rd, 2007 and he felt and remarked that his work on a soap opera doesn’t give as much respect in the industry as he got after Home and Away.
He appeared in Dancing with the Stars Australia’s fifth season as a contestant and his partner was Abbey Ross. He was eliminated on 7th November 2006. His elimination might have cost him the role of Thor as the makers have thought it would be a putoff for the audience.
He played the role of George Kir’s father James T. Kirk in the opening scene of J.J Abram’s Star Trek in 2009 which was first offered to Mat Damon, who didn’t accept the role.
His role was highly appreciated by the Cinema Blend’s Josh Tyler describing it as the “best five minutes I’ve spent in a movie theater this year”
Also, he appeared in a thriller movie A Perfect Getaway as Kale Garrity and it has done moderately well at the box office. His acting was praised by the film fraternity.
Next, he played the role of Sam in 2010’s Ca$h alongside a famous English Actor named Sean Bean and the film director Stephen Milburn Anderson praised him very hard stating that “Here’s a guy who is young, has the right look, is a very good actor and, let’s face it, he’s beautiful. So I say, we need to get this guy in. I was very impressed”.
Chris Hemsworth recognized as Thor
Before getting into the shoes of Thor, he was cast as an actor in the thriller movie Shadow Runner in 2011 but it was not yet ready to go on the floor. But in the same year, he got his biggest lifetime opportunity from the MCU in the superhero movie “THOR”.
The movie was released and was the 11th highest-grossing film in 2011. Again he played the role of THOR in the famous 2012 movie called The Avengers 2012 and the film was a huge success and grossed over $1.5 million USD at the worldwide box office.
In 2013, he played THOR in THOR: The Dark World, which is again a huge commercial success but on some famous film review websites like Rotten Tomatoes got a low score compared to the other MCU movies.
Again he got the chance to play THOR for the fourth time in the sequel to ‘The Avengers” Avengers: Age of Ultron. The film grossed more than $1.4 billion Worldwide and Hemsworth won the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Action Movie Actor.
He played the role of THOR again in Thor: Ragnorok in 2017, and also in the third and fourth parts of the Avengers series called Infinity War and Endgame in 2018 & 2019.
His latest role as THOR was seen in the 2022 released movie Thor: Love and Thunder.
Other Movies In Which Chris acted
He acted in various movies including The Cabin in the Woods, Star Trek, Snow White, and the Huntsman, Red Dawn remake, Blackhat, Home and Away, Vacation, In the Heart of the Sea, The Huntsman: Winter’s War, Ghostbusters, Men In Black, Netflix’s Extraction, and Rush. His role and acting were praised by the media and while some of his movies got mixed reviews, some got negative and some of them got excellent reviews.
He will be seen in the Furiosa, from the makers of Mad Max: Fury Road. Also, he will reprise his role as Tyler Rake in Extraction 2.
Girlfriend, Marriage, Husband, Kids
He dated Isabel Lucas in the past. He married his wife Elsa Pataky in 2010 during a Christmas Weekend in Australia. The couple expected their first kid in January 2012 and on May 11, 2020, they welcomes their first kid named India Rose Hemsworth in London, United Kingdom.
The couple announced that they were expecting kids again in January 2014 and they became parents of twin baby boys named Tristan Hemsworth and Sasha Hemsworth on March 18, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky’s Life Story
After having kids, the couple decided to move to Australia in the year 2015 before Chris was titled the Sexiest man Alive in 2014 and the couple reacted and Quoted its as Prety Funny. In February 2015, he thanked his wife when he was honored by G’Day USA. In March 2016, Chris told his feeling to the media about his wife as marrying her “just felt right”.
There were some rumors spread about their relationship not going well, which is cleared by the couple in October 2016 but they admitted in October 2017, that their marriage has had its challenges.
The couple admitted to raising their kids in the spotlight in March 2017, while her wife Elsa told the media, how they are growing together in their marriage in May 2018, and in December 2020, the couple celebrated their 10 years of marriage.
As parents of three kids, they understood the responsibility and praised all the parents around the world in May 2021. They have spend Christmas in the snow in December 2021. While they together celebrate Valentine’s Day in February 2022. On June 27th, 2002, they make a red carpet appearance with their sons.
Chris celebrated Elsa’s 46th birthday on July 18, 2022, while Elsa celebrated her husband’s 39th birthday on August 11, 2022.
Social Media Presence
It is very much obvious for the superstar to have a huge following on social networks. He has 56 million followers on his Instagram account which is a very huge number and it is growing huge every hour, every day. Also, he got a whopping following of more than 8.3 million on his Twitter account. A mountain-like figure of 23 million followers is interested in his Facebook page. Other than that YouTube which he uses passively has more than 100k subscribers.
Net Worth, Salary, House & Cars
As per many entertainment websites and portals, his estimated net worth as of 2022 is above 140 million United States dollars. He has a mansion house in Australia which is known as Byron Bay.