- Name: Chris Hemsworth
- Age: 34 years old
- Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: US $70 Million
- Status: Alive
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor. He starred as “Kim Hyde” in the soap opera Home and Away (2004-07) and portrayed superhero “Thor” in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Other standout films include Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), The Cabin in the Woods (2012) and 12 Strong (2018). Hemsworth was born on August 11, 1983 in Melbourne, Australia. His mother, Leonie, is a teacher, and his father, Craig, a social worker. He has two brothers, Liam and Luke. Hemsworth attended Heathmont College in Heathmont, Victoria. He studied American English at the Screenwise film/television school Surry Hills, Sydney.
Hemsworth began his acting career in the early 2000s. He portrayed “King Arthur” in three episodes of the YTV series Guinevere Jones (2002). Other television appearances followed in Neighbours, Marshall Law, The Saddle Club and Fergus McPhail. Hemsworth landed his breakout television role in the soap opera ‘Home and Away’. He was cast as “Kim Hyde” from 2004 to 2007. His next television gig was as a contestant on Australia’s version of Dancing with the Stars (2006). He finished in 5th place alongside dance partner Abbey Ross. Hemsworth’s film debut was Star Trek (2009) directed by J. J. Abrams. He followed up with roles in A Perfect Getaway (2009) starring Timothy Olyphant, and Cash (2010) with Sean Bean.
Hemsworth was cast in the title role of the superhero film Thor (2011). The film was directed by Kenneth Branagh and also starred Natalie Portman and Tom Hiddleston. It made $449 million at the box office. The role of Thor was reprised in Thor: The Dark World (2013) and Thor: Ragnarok (2017). He also played the lightning/hammer wielding Asgardian in The Avengers (2012), and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Hemsworth starred opposite Charlize Theron in the fantasy films, Snow White and the Huntsman (2012) and The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016). He starred as “Jed Eckert” in the war film, Red Dawn (2012). He portrayed British race driver “James Hunt” in Rush (2013), and later “Owen Chase” in In the Heart of the Sea (2015).
Hemsworth starred as a convicted computer hacker in Michael Mann’s mystery film, Blackhat (2016). He won a People’s Choice Award for favorite comedic movie actor for his supporting role in Ghostbusters (2016). His film credits also include The Cabin in the Woods (2012) with Kristen Connolly, Vacation (2015) with Ed Helms, and 12 Strong (2018) with Michael Shannon.
Chris Hemsworth stands 6ft 3in tall and he’s of Dutch, English, Irish, German and Scottish ancestry. He was dubbed “Sexiest Man Alive” by People magazine in 2014. His personal net worth is around $70 million. He currently resides in Byron Bay, New South Wales. Hemsworth dated Isabel Lucas from 2005 to 2008. He wed Spanish actress/model ‘Elsa Pataky’ in December 2010. They have three children, Tristan, Sasha and India Rose.
Chris Hemsworth Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Christopher Hemsworth
- Birthday: August 11, 1983
- How Old : Age: 34 years old
- Place of Birth: Melbourne, Australia
- Zodiac Sign: Leo
- How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Years Active: 2002-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $70 Million
- Marriage(s): Elsa Pataky
- Death-O-Meter: Alive