Updated: Jun 10
Birthday: 11th August
Chris Hemwsworth is an Australian actor. He rose to prominence in the Australian TV series Home and Away (2004–07) before beginning a film career in Hollywood by taking on a part in the science fiction film Star Trek (2009).
Hemsworth went on to star in the fantasy film Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), the war film Red Dawn (2012), the biographical thriller In the Heart of the Sea (2015), the comedy Ghostbusters (2016), and the Men in Black film series spin-off Men in Black: International (2019).
Hemsworth's greatest commercial successes have been with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, playing Thor, beginning in Thor (2011) and most recently with Avengers: Endgame (2019), which established him as one of the leading and highest-paid actors in the world.
How do you rate Chris Hemsworth's movies?
WATCH CHRIS HEMSWORTH THIS WEEK
Thor (2011) & Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Monday 27th April, Sky Cinema Superheroes, 8:00pm & 10:00pm
Wednesday 29th April, Sky Cinema Superheroes, 1:30pm & 3:30pm
Friday 1st May, Sky Cinema Superheroes, 8:20am & 10:20am
Hemsworth is perfect as the Norse God in the most fantastical of the early Marvel Cinematic Universe films.
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Thursday 30th April, Sky Cinema Superheroes, 10:00pm
Friday 1st May, Sky Cinema Supheroes, 5:00pm
For me, Hemsworth steals the show here in the final film for the Avengers.
Red Dawn (2012)
Hemsworth stars in this gung ho Amercian thriller just before he became a huge star.
ON BBC IPLAYER:
The Graham Norton Show
Hemsworth appears on Graham Norton's new talk show where he calls in his guest stars from outside the studio.
Hemsworth chats about his Health & Wellbeing fitness app:
What's your favourite Chris Hemsworth performance / film?