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Chris Hemsworth

Chris Hemsworth

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Date :

August 11, 1983

Birth Place :

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spouse :

Elsa Pataky (actress, since 26-Dec-10)

Claim to fame :

As Kim Hyde in the soap opera "Home and Away" (2004-2009)

Biography


Just like his brother Liam Hemsworth, Chris Hemsworth also kicked off his acting career with guest roles in local TV series. He first guest starred in soap opera "Home and Away" from 2004 to 2007 as Kim Hyde after unsuccessfully auditioned for the role of Robbie Hunter. In between times, he participated on the fifth season of "Dancing with the Stars Australia" and became the fifth contestant to be eliminated from the show. In 2009, the hunk appeared in big screen film "Star Trek" as George Kirk, a role that led him to subsequent appearances in thriller "A Perfect Getaway" and "Ca$h".

2010 saw Chris' star shone bright in Hollywood showbiz after he starred as the title character in Marvel Studios film "Thor". The performance properly led him to broader opportunity as he was next signed to reprise his role in "The Avengers", for which he won an MTV Movie Award for Best Fight. Both superhero films were box office success, earning the hunk more big screen proposals, including in horror film "The Cabin in the Woods", "Snow White & the Huntsman", and "Red Dawn".

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Chris Hemsworth Used to Clean Breast Pumps Before Becoming Famous

May 11, 2015 07:48:13 GMT

Long before he becomes an A-list actor, had to clean breast pumps to pay the bills. In an interview with Collider at the "" junket, he revealed, "I worked for a pharmacy that would rent out milk extractors, you know breast pumps, for pregnant women." He then recalled, "I swear to God I had a toothbrush and a spray, and I would scrub dried milk off the machines."
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Scarlett Johansson and Co-Stars Reunite at 'Avengers 2' London Premiere

April 22, 2015 02:54:19 GMT

"" continued their globetrotting to promote the movie. After hitting Hollywood and South Korea, they invaded London on Tuesday, April 21. , , , , , and hit red carpet for the special screening.
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'SNL': Chris Hemsworth Brings Adopted Brother, Spoofs Avengers and Iggy Azalea

March 08, 2015 20:03:38 GMT

made his debut as a host of "". During his monologue, he brought his famous brothers and Luke Hemsworth. They were joined by an adopted brother Callum played by .
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Jimmy Fallon Plays Musical Beers With Hugh Jackman and Chris Hemsworth

March 06, 2015 17:32:21 GMT

challenged his guests to a silly game yet again. The "Tonight Show" host challenged , who dropped by to promote his new movie "", to Musical Beers. The actor sported a ridiculous mullet as a reference to his hairstyle in the film.
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Chris Hemsworth and Kate McKinnon Attempt to Do Dirty Dancing in 'SNL' Promo

March 04, 2015 08:06:15 GMT

shows his funny side in a promo for the next episode of "". The action movie hunk stars in the video along with Kate McKinnon, who says she wants to try the "Dirty Dancing" lift with the Aussie star.
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Chris Hemsworth Talks 'Personal Loss' in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', Scarlet Witch and More

February 28, 2015 05:23:49 GMT

has given a long interview about what fans can expect from "". Speaking to IGN during filming last year, the Thor depicter talked about various topics such as his character's role in the upcoming movie, battling the enemies and Scarlet Witch messing up with Avengers' head.
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Chris Hemsworth to Host 'SNL' March 7 Episode

February 25, 2015 01:38:31 GMT

It's official, is hosting the March 7 episode of "". NBC has confirmed the actor's recruitment for the show, thus marking his first time ever hosting the series. In the particular episode, would be appearing as the musical guest. No further details on the much anticipated episode have been revealed.
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Video: Chris Hemsworth Dances While Sprayed With Water on Jimmy Fallon's Show

January 14, 2015 08:05:52 GMT

and played water war on "The Tonight Show" Tuesday night, January 13 which ended up with the hunky actor showing off his buffed body in his drenched shirt. In this friendly game, either the "" star or the host threw a glass of water to their opponent who got a lower card.
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Chris Hemsworth Named PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive 2014

November 19, 2014 07:03:17 GMT

has been officially named PEOPLE magazine's Sexiest Man Alive of 2014. Wearing a grey T-shirt, Chris graces the cover of the magazine which is due out on Friday, November 21.
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Chris Hemsworth Faces Sea Giant in 'In the Heart of the Sea' Teaser

October 17, 2014 01:56:06 GMT

is one of the twenty one men braving the sea to encounter the myth. The first "" teaser trailer shows the latest work of director Ron Howard who once again adopts a story inspired by real events.
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Chris Hemsworth Saves World From Hacker in 'Blackhat' Trailer

September 26, 2014 03:50:32 GMT

is tangled in a world of cyber threats and attacks. The first trailer of Michael Mann's "" brings the "" star from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta in attempt to hunt a high-level cybercrime network.
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Chris Hemsworth to Star in Movie About Hank Williams' Ghost

September 17, 2014 03:45:50 GMT

is attached to a feature film about a shady doctor battling the ghost of country music singer Hank Williams. The movie is adapted from Steve Earle's novel "" which is titled after the last song released by the late musician before he died.
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Chris Hemsworth and Charlie Day in Talks to Join Ed Helms in 'Vacation'

August 26, 2014 01:37:04 GMT

New Line's reboot of classic 1980s comedy "" may star and . Both actors are in negotiations to star opposite who has signed on for the role of Rusty Griswold.
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Chris Hemsworth Offered Lead Role in 'Lethal Weapon' Remake

May 09, 2014 06:56:08 GMT

is allegedly courted to star in Warner Bros.' remake of classic buddy cop actioner "Lethal Weapon". The Tracking Board learns that the James Hunt depicter in "" is offered a key role in the upcoming project.
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Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Name Twin Boys Tristan and Sasha

March 26, 2014 03:27:09 GMT

, who gave birth to her second and third child with in Cedars Sinai Medical Center last week, has revealed the names of the newborns. The Spanish actress took to Instagram on Tuesday, March 25 to announce that the baby boys are called Tristan and Sasha.
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Rep: Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Welcome Twin Boys

March 22, 2014 02:28:23 GMT

and have welcomed two baby boys to the family. A representative for the "" star confirms to E! Online that Pataky gave birth to the babies on Friday, March 21. Other info of the babies such as the names and weight was not revealed.
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Chris Hemsworth's Wife Elsa Pataky Giving Birth to Twins

March 21, 2014 03:24:12 GMT

's wife reportedly is in labor now. TMZ reports that the "" actor and the "" actress went to Cedars Sinai Medical Center on Thursday, March 20 to prepare for the arrival of their babies.
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Chris Hemsworth Featured in Sneak Peek to 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Post-Oscar Special

March 01, 2014 05:26:40 GMT

has teased fans with a glimpse at his 9th annual ": After the Oscars" special. In a 30-second "Let It Go" clip, looks pensive as her on-screen mother, , tells him, "Son, it's time, let it go, it's been 30 years." He insists though, "I will find him. I will destroy him."
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'Expendables 3' Helmer Hired for 'The Raid' Remake, Hemsworth Brothers Eyed for Lead Roles

February 21, 2014 04:02:03 GMT

The American remake to Indonesian martial arts film "" has found its director. The Wrap reports "" director Patrick Hughes has just closed a deal with Screen Gems and XYZ Films to helm the English-language adaptation.
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Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Expecting Twins

January 16, 2014 01:58:05 GMT

and are going to welcome two children to the family. A representative for the "" actor confirmed on Wednesday, January 15 that the couple was expecting twins. The baby is due this spring. Hemsworth and Pataky are already parents to a baby girl India Rose who will turn two this year.
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Chris Hemsworth and 'Heart of the Sea' Crew Ditch Movie Set After Mudslides

December 03, 2013 13:51:32 GMT

The cast and crew of "" including had to flee after flash floods and mudslides overtook the set. They were filming in La Gomera, Canary Island on Monday, December 2 when the natural disaster happened and killed 5 people on the island.
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Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky to Welcome Second Child

November 21, 2013 00:29:53 GMT

is going to be a father again. The "" star's actress wife is pregnant with their second child, his representative has confirmed. Spanish magazine Hola reported that she is three months along and is due to give birth next spring.
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Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman Premiere 'Thor: The Dark World' in London

October 23, 2013 06:15:18 GMT

and hit the Odeon Leicester Square in London along with for the premiere of their new film "" Tuesday, October 22. Both the male stars looked dapper in their designer suits, with Hemsworth opting for a Dolce & Gabbana.
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Chris Hemsworth and Olivia Wilde Steal the Show at 'Rush' London Premiere

September 03, 2013 04:34:13 GMT

"" invaded London, England for its world premiere on Monday evening, September 2. Leading man hit the red carpet with his wife , and the two immediately stole shutterbugs' attention as the James Hunt depicter in the F1 movie planted a sweet kiss on the "" actress' lips.
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Chris Hemsworth Ready to Trade His Life for Victory in New Trailer for 'Rush'

May 24, 2013 04:29:43 GMT

is hungry for victory as shown in a new trailer for "". Playing F1 legend James Hunt, the actor explains race car drivers' rationale. "There's a lie that all drivers tell themselves. Death is something that happens to other people," he says. "That's how you find the courage to get in the car in the first place. But more powerful than fear itself, is the will to win."
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Liam Hemsworth Encouraged by His Brothers to Break Up With Miley Cyrus

May 09, 2013 03:21:52 GMT

Luke and were reportedly so worried about their younger brother's rocky relationship with that they staged an intervention. Luke and Chris allegedly advised to break things off with the "Can't Be Tamed" singer.
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Russell Brand Falls Victim to Swatting Prank

April 09, 2013 04:02:49 GMT

The swatting pranks targeting Hollywood celebrities didn't show a sign of slowing down. In fact, there's a new name added to the growing list of the victims. became the latest star who got his home swatted Monday, April 8.
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Jay-Z Partners With Universal, Will Bring 'Made in America' Fest Back to Philadelphia

April 09, 2013 03:10:42 GMT

Rap mogul has just partnered his independent Roc Nation music label with major record company Universal Music Group. The 43-year-old entrepreneur entered the global partnership just a week after he closed another mega-deal by signing up New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano under his Roc Nation Sports.
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Chris Hemsworth Risks His Life to Race in First 'Rush' Trailer

April 09, 2013 02:42:38 GMT

Universal Pictures has unveiled the first trailer for Ron Howard's "". Based on the real-life rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda, the film will witness the fiercest competition that has ever been written in racing history as seen in the video.
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NBC's 'Hannibal' Gets Premiere Date, Debuts New Photo of Dr. Lecter

February 15, 2013 06:05:06 GMT

NBC has set a premiere date for its new show "". The drama series will debut Thursday, April 4 at 10/9c. Executive producer Bryan Fuller took it to Twitter to announce, "Hannibal Requests the Honor of your Presence for Dinner Thursday April 4 10PM @NBC -- Saving you a place at the table."
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