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Chris Hemsworth

Australian Actor
Male
Born Aug 11, 1983
Age 32
Hometown Grant,Bourke,Morn...
Height 6' 3½" (19...
Weight 220 lbs (99.8 kg)...
Nationality Australian
Alma Mater Heathmont Seconda...
High School Heathmont Seconda...

Christopher "Chris" Hemsworth is an Australian actor. He first gained recognition for playing the role of Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away. He is best known for his role as the Marvel Comics superhero Thor in the films Thor and The Avengers. He also appeared in Star Trek, playing Lieutenant Commander George Kirk.… Read More

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  • New ‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer Shows More Chris Hemsworth And Slimer
    Wall Street Journal - 8 days ago
  • 'thor's' Chris Hemsworth Keeps The Myth Alive In Malibu
    LATimes - Apr 30, 2016
  • Chris Hemsworth Hilariously Throws Shade At Other Avengers
    Houston Chronicle - Apr 29, 2016
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    This Office Worker Got A 'kinky' Surprise From Chris Hemsworth And Ellen De Generes
    Huffington Post - Apr 27, 2016

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CHILDHOOD

1983 Birth Born on August 11, 1983.

TEENAGE

2002 18 Years Old In 2002, Hemsworth starred in two episodes of fantasy television series, Guinevere Jones as King Arthur. … Read More

TWENTIES

2004 20 Years Old In 2004, Hemsworth auditioned for the Australian soap opera Home and Away role of Robbie Hunter (played by Jason Smith), but did not receive the part. … Read More
2006 22 Years Old Hemsworth was a contestant on the fifth season of Dancing with the Stars Australia, partnered with professional dancer Abbey Ross. The season premiered on 26 September 2006, and after six weeks, Hemsworth was eliminated (7 November 2006).
2009 25 Years Old In 2009, Hemsworth portrayed James T. Kirk's father, George Kirk, in the opening scenes of J. J. Abrams' film Star Trek. … Read More
He went on to play Sam in 2010's Ca$h, which was the first film he shot when he arrived in the United States. … Read More
2011 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Sony Pictures announced in 2011 that Hemsworth would star in the thriller Shadow Runner, which did not subsequently go into production as of 2014.
Hemsworth reprised the role in the 2012 film The Avengers as one of the six superheroes sent to defend Earth from his adopted brother, Loki.
2013 29 Years Old In 2013, Hemsworth starred in Ron Howard's sports drama film Rush, alongside Daniel Bruhl as Formula 1 World Champion James Hunt, and reprised his role as Thor, in the sequel Thor: The Dark World. … Read More

THIRTIES

…  Hemsworth returned to the set of Home and Away in November 2014 to film a scene as an extra and not as his character Kim Hyde.
In 2015, Hemsworth starred in the action thriller film Blackhat, co-starred in Avengers: Age of Ultron, the sequel to The Avengers, will appear in the fifth installment of National Lampoon's Vacation series, Vacation, and will headline the biographical thriller film In the Heart of the Sea, based on the book of the same name by Nathaniel Philbrick. … Read More
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