The famous Australian actor, Christopher Hemsworth was born on 11th August 1983. He was born in Melbourne in a family where his mother was an English teacher and father was a social-services counselor. Chris was interested in acting since his childhood. He began his professional career through small roles in various television series. In 2002, Hemsworth earned the role of King Arthur in the fantasy television series Guinevere Jones. Following that, he made his appearance in soap opera series Neighbours and a single episode of Marshall Law. In 2004, Chris Hemsworth gave audition for the role of Robbie Hunter in Australian soap opera Home and Away but unfortunately did not receive that part. Instead of that, he was given the role of Kim Hyde in the series which provided him recognition and success. After appearing in 171 episodes of the series Home and Away he left the cast in 2007. Afterwards, Hemsworth tried his luck in the film industry and portrayed the role of George Kirk in the film Star Trek in 2009. In the same year, he played the part of Kale in the thriller film A Perfect Getaway.
In 2011, Hemsworth finally earned the main role in the movie Thor which became a blockbuster and provided him with international fame and success. In the coming years, he reprised his role as Thor in the super hit films The Avengers, Thor: The Dark World, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Thor: Ragnarok and Avengers: Endgame. As far as his personal life is concerned, Chris Hemsworth has been married to Spanish actress Elsa Pataky since 2010. They have three children together.
Chris Hemsworth Basic Info:
- Full Birth Name: Chris Hemsworth
- Nicknames: Chris, Kip
- Date of Birth: August 11, 1983
- Place of Birth: Melbourne, Australia
- Nationality: Australian
- Profession: Actor
- Sun Sign: Leo
- Race/ Ethnicity: White
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Blonde
Chris Hemsworth Height Weight Body Measurements Facts
Chris Hemsworth Family Details:
- Father Name: Craig Hemsworth (Social-Services Counselor)
- Mother Name: Leonie Hemsworth (English Teacher)
- Siblings Name: Liam Hemsworth (Younger Brother), Luke Hemsworth (Older Brother)
- Spouse Name: Elsa Pataky (m. 2010)
- Children Name: India Rose Hemsworth (Daughter), Tristan Hemsworth and Sasha Hemsworth (Sons)
Chris Hemsworth Dating History:
- Isabel Lucas – Actress (2005-2008)
- Elsa Pataky – Actress (2010-Present)
Chris Hemsworth Career Highlights:
- Debut Film: Star Trek (2009)
- First TV Show: Guinevere Jones (2002)
- Best Known For: Thor and The Avengers film series.
Chris Hemsworth Favorite Things:
- Hobbies: Listening to Music, Surfing
- Color: Black
- Food: Pizza
- Kiss: To his wife Elsa Pataky
Chris Hemsworth Distinctive Features:
- Muscular Physique
- Tall Body Frame
- Deep Resonant Voice
Chris Hemsworth Body Measurements Stats:
Renowned Australian actor Chris Hemsworth height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements statistics are given below.
- Build: Athletic
- Height in Feet: 6′ 3″
- Height in Centimeters: 191 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 96 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 211 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 12 (US)
Chris Hemsworth Interesting Unknown Facts:
- His childhood nickname is Kip.
- He loves Surfing and football.
- For his role in the film Thor, he gained 20 pounds of muscle.
- Chris has also appeared in the 5th season of the Australian version of “Dancing with the Stars” and finished in fifth place.
- Since achieving global stardom with Marvel superhero films, Chris has become one of the highest-paid actors in the world.