Chris HemsworthAug 11, 1983, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Christopher Hemsworth (born 11 August 1983) is an Australian actor. He rose to prominence playing Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away (2004–07) before leaving to begin a film career in Hollywood. Hemsworth appeared in the science fiction action film Star Trek (2009) and the thriller adventure A Perfect Getaway (2009). He held starring roles in the fantasy film Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), the war film Red Dawn (2012), the action thriller film Blackhat (2015), the biographical thriller film In the Heart of the Sea (2015), and in the Men in Black film series spin-off Men in Black: International (2019). His most critically acclaimed roles include the horror comedy The Cabin in the Woods (2012) and the biographical sports drama film Rush (2013) as James Hunt, the 1976 Formula 1 World Champion. In 2016, he appeared in a supporting role in the Ghostbusters reboot film. 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.