Tom Hiddleston (born 09.02.1981)
Tom Hiddleston is an English actor known for his roles in 'Thor', Spielberg's 'War Horse' and 'Midnight in Paris'.
Tom Hiddleston: Childhood
Tom Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London.
His parents are Diana, a former stage manager, and James, a scientist in chemistry and managing director of a pharmaceutical firm.
He grew up in Wimbledon then Oxford and attended The Dragon School, a preparatory school in Oxford, then Eton College at aged 13.
He attended Pembroke College at the University of Cambridge and achieved a double first in Classics before graduating from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 2005.
Tom Hiddleston: Acting Career
Tom Hiddleston made his TV debut in the TV movie 'The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby' in 2001 and even landed the role of Winston Churchill's son Randolph in 'The Gathering Storm' in 2002.
Tom made his movie debut with 'Unrelated' in which he played teenager Oakley and had further TV roles on 'Wallander', 'Suburban Shootout' and 'Miss Austen Regrets'.
His big break came with the Marvel movie 'Thor'. After being invited to audition by director Kenneth Branagh, he initially tried out for the part of Thor but ended up landing the part of his brother Loki instead despite gaining 20 pounds in muscle to be considered for the Godly hero.
2011 saw him portray renowned writer F. Scott Fitzgerald in 'Midnight In Paris', Captain Nicholls in Steven Spielberg's 'War Horse' and a pilot in 'The Deep Blue Sea'.
In 2012, he reprised his role as Loki in 'The Avengers' and he later claimed that he got co-star Chris Hemsworth to hit him for real during a fight scene.
2012 also saw Tom portray Prince Hal in BBC's 'Henry IV, Parts I & II' as well as the titular role in 'Henry V'.
His upcoming movies include 'Only Lovers Left Alive', 'Thor 2' and 'Black Wings Has My Angel'.
Biography by Contactmusic.com
Hiddleston helped unveil the new trailer for ‘Kong: Skull Island’.
Tom Hiddleston took some time away from his new girlfriend Taylor Swift and their globetrotting on Saturday (July 23) to appear at San Diego Comic-Con on the panel for his new movie Kong: Skull Island. During the panel a new trailer for the film was revealed, featuring Hiddleston and co-stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson and John Goodman.
Tom Hiddleston appeared at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday.
Speaking to Deadline before his panel appearance, Hiddleston said the event is full of good memories for him. “Well, Comic-Con is the location of some of my fondest memories in the last five years. It was really the first place I ever spoke about Loki,” he said.
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It’s been reported that Swift wasn't happy when Harris refused to attend the Grammys with her in February.
Problems between Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris are now reported to have started as early as February, months before they announced their break-up in May. Swift is said to have been frustrated with Harris after he refused to accompany her to the Grammy awards where she was nominated for album of the year.
Were there problems between Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris as far back as February?
A source told The Sun: “There isn’t a better award you can get than a Grammy Album of the Year. It’s the ultimate accolade you can receive as a musician. If you’re the kind of guy who doesn’t want to stand by your woman on an important night like that then you’ll also be the kind of guy that gets a bit p***ed off when your woman’s getting toasted for the biggest track of your career for the past five years.”
Hemsworth is currently filming Thor: Ragnarok with Hiddleston in Australia.
Chris Hemsworth has given his thoughts on Tom Hiddleston’s relationship with Taylor Swift, saying his Thor: Ragnarok co-star looks “happy”. Swift is currently with Hiddleston in Australia where he's filming the comic book sequel and she even reportedly joined him for a screening of Hemsworth's Ghostbusters on Thursday night (July 14).
Chris Hemsworth has spoken about Hiddleswift.
Appearing on Aussie radio show Fitzy & Wippa, Hemsworth was asked if Swift had stopped by set yet. “I haven’t actually met her. I think they only got here three or four days ago,” he said. “I’ve seen Tom around. He looks happy, mate, you know.”
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The show is up for 12 awards altogether.
Tom Hiddleston has landed his very first Emmy nomination this week for his role as Jonathan Pine in the crime mini-series 'The Night Manager'. He'll be up against fellow Brits Idris Elba and Benedict Cumberbatch, who have both been nominated multiple times before for 'Luther' and 'Sherlock' respectively.
Will Tom Hiddleston win his first Emmy for 'The Night Manager'?
The 35-year-old star is a contender for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Limited Series Or Movie for 'The Night Manager' at the upcoming 68th Annual Emmy Awards which is set to air on September 18th 2016. The show is up for twelve awards altogether, including Outstanding Limited Series. His co-stars Hugh Laurie and Olivia Colman have also been nominated for their supporting roles, and director Susanne Bier is also named for Outstanding Directing For A Limited Series.
Apparently it's not all for a music video.
For all you conspiracy theorists out there who still think Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston's romance is one big publicity stunt, the latter has now confirmed that that is not the case. They are, in fact, very much together. As crazy as that still seems.
Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston are for real
'The Night Manager' star is currently celebrating his very first Emmy nomination for his role as Jonathan Pine in the BBC/AMC mystery drama. It's turning out to be a pretty good summer for the 35-year-old actor, and we imagine the publicity from his new relationship will only make things better for him. But apparently there's no reason to be suspicious because he's shut down the 'publicity stunt' rumours once and for all.
Perry and Swift have been rumoured rivals for years and the bad blood doesn't seem to be over.
Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift’s break-up got a lot messier earlier this week, when it was revealed that Swift co-wrote Harris’ track ‘This Is What You Came For’. On Tuesday (July 13) Harris confirmed the news on Twitter with a series of tweets, some of which weren't too complimentary towards his ex and one which mentioned her rumoured foe Katy Perry.
Did Katy Perry react to Calvin Harris’ Taylor Swift tweets?
After confirming that Swift did co-write the track, Harris accused his ex’s team of trying to make him look bad. He then tweeted: “I figure if you're happy in your new relationship you should focus on that instead of trying to tear your ex bf down for something to do. I know you're off tour and you need someone new to try and bury like Katy ETC but I'm not that guy, sorry. I won't allow it.”
Sources close to the English actor indicate to Us Weekly that he's planning to pop the question to Swift soon.
The whole world has watched their new relationship develop at breakneck speed over the last four weeks, but new reports indicate that Tom Hiddleston might be about to pop the question to his girlfriend Taylor Swift.
Alhough they only got together last month, the celebrity coupling that has become referred to as 'Swiddleston' have been spotted looking totally wrapped up in each other for weeks now. They’re currently in Australia, where Hiddleston is working on the set of Thor: Ragnarok, but now rumours indicate he might have another thing on his mind.
Sources close to the Avengers actor, 35, suggested to Us Weekly on Wednesday (July 13th) that he is “planning to propose” to the ‘Shake It Off’ singer, 26, revealing that the two of them both want children.
Continue reading: Is Tom Hiddleston Planning To Propose To Taylor Swift?
Swift visited Lady Cilento Children's Hospital in Queensland on Tuesday, while Tom Hiddleston was away on the set of 'Thor: Ragnarok'.
Taylor Swift has made a surprise visit to a children’s hospital in Australia, to the delight of its young patients who got an afternoon they’ll never forget.
The 26 year old pop megastar – today revealed as the highest-earning celebrity of 2016 so far – is in Australia with her new boyfriend Tom Hiddleston. While the British actor was called away for work purposes, Swift paid a visit to the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in Queensland on Tuesday afternoon (July 12th).
Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston in Britain in July 2016
Continue reading: Taylor Swift Pays Surprise Visit To Children's Hospital In Australia
Hiddleswift are Down Under and the Australian media can’t get enough of the showbiz couple.
Celebrity couple Tom Hiddleston and Taylor Swift touched down in Sydney on Thursday, causing a media frenzy in Australia with the couple’s every move being tracked. The pair then travelled to the Gold Coast, where things got even crazier as Tom found himself having to dodge questions about his romance during a solo morning jog.
Video of Tom Hiddleston being interviewed in the Gold Coast and was asked about Taylor Swift. pic.twitter.com/PqvYZ7fSHM— Taylor Swift News (@TSwiftCali) July 10, 2016
The well-travelled couple are on the move again, after celebrating the fourth of July in Rhode Island.
Never ones to stay put for long, new couple Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston have touched down in Australia just days after their fourth of July celebrations in Rhode Island. The couple, whose romance went public last month, have already visited England and Rome together, as well as Swift’s parents in Nashville.
Taylor and Tom have moved their romance to Australia.
People magazine reports that on Wednesday evening (July 6) ‘Hiddleswift’ (as they’re now known) were spotted at Los Angeles’ LAX airport after travelling from Rhode Island. The next day they arrived at Sydney International Airport and were spotted walking arm in arm together as they made their way through the terminal.
Taylor Swift and her latest beau Tom Hiddleston enjoy a romantic walk on the beach near Lowestoft in Suffolk, England. The couple were joined by Tom's mother and some other friends. After 2 hours spent on the beach the party returned to their cars and were escorted by Police back towards their house. United Kingdom - Sunday 26th June 2016
Date of birth
9th February, 1981
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