Chris Hemsworth is no exception when it comes to the actors with immense passion and hunger for success. Marching his feet in the professional stardom, Chris is well backed by the presence of his model and actress wife.
Chris’ Bio & Family: Age, Brothers, Height
Born as Christopher Hemsworth on 11 August 1983, the 35-years-of-age actor hails from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Chris is a middle child of his social-services counselor father, Craig Hemsworth, and an English teacher mother, Leonie (née van Os). His siblings include his actor brothers: Luke Hemsworth (older) and Liam Hemsworth (younger).
Chris Hemsworth with his actor brothers (Picture: Getty Images)
Chris and his actor brothers were raised both in Melbourne and in the Australian Outback in Bulman, Northern Territory. He completed his high school from the Hearthmont College before moving to Northern Territory and later to Phillip Island with his family.
With the strong physicality accompanied by a body weight of 220 lbs (100 kg), Chris stands at a tall height of 6 feet and 3 inches (1.9 m).
Career, Net Worth
A fine professional acting stints plus his long-haul Marvel association gifts Chris Hemsworth with the commanding net worth of $90 Million. Most of his earnings are drawn from his portrayal of Thor in the MCU movies including Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Doctor Strange (2016), Thor Ragnarok (2017), and Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
Chris Hemsworth as Thor in Thor: The Dark World 2013 (Picture: IMDB)
Before all these, Chris started his acting career as King Arthur in 2 episodes of Canadian/Australian fantasy series Guinevere Jones in 2002. Later, he appeared as George Kirk in the space opera film Star Trek (2009) and Star Trek Into Darkness (2013). He is also known for his portrayal of The Huntsman in fantasy movie series Snow White and the Huntsman (2012) and The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016).
Chris’ most anticipated movie is the end part of Avengers titled Avengers: Endgame, which hits up the theatre on 26 April 2019 (United States). He will also be seen as Agent H in the sequel of Men in Black film series, Men in Black: International (2019).
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Co-Parents Three Children With Spanish Actress Wife
The hunky and charismatic actor is a married man. He has been such since tying a nuptial bond with his longtime sweetheart on 26 December 2010. Chris’ wife is none other than gorgeous Spanish model cum actress, Elsa Pataky.
Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky at a premiere of Thor: Ragnarok in 2017 (Picture: New York Post)
The actor couple first met in early 2010 through their mutual representatives. Later that year, the pair decided to walk down the aisle together over the Christmas holidays. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named India Rose Hemsworth on 11 May 2012 in London, England. Later on 18 March 2014, they greeted twin sons to their family whom they named Sasha Hemsworth and Tristan Hemsworth.
The Hemsworth family now resides in Byron Bay, Australia.
Some Interesting Facts About Chris Hemsworth
- Chris carries English, Scottish, and German ancestry.
- He received the title of sexiest man alive in 2014 by the People magazine.
- Chris is closely related to Australian Children Foundation and supports the needy and abused children.
- He is a massive follower of Australian football and supports the Western Bulldogs team.