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Tom Hiddleston


Thomas William Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London, to English-born Diana Patricia (Servaes) and Scottish-born James Norman Hiddleston. His mother is a former stage manager, and his father, a scientist, was the managing director of a pharmaceutical company. He started off at the preparatory school, The Dragon School in Oxford, and by the ... See full bio »

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The Avengers
(2012)
Thor
Thor Loki
(2011)
The Night Manager
The Night Manager Jonathan Pine
(2016)

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 2018 Early Man (post-production)
Lord Nooth (voice)
 2017 Thor: Ragnarok
Loki
 2017 Kong: Skull Island
James Conrad
 2016 Trollhunters (TV Series)
Kanjigar
- Becoming: Part 1 (2016) ... Kanjigar (voice)
 2016 The Night Manager (TV Mini-Series)
Jonathan Pine
- Episode #1.6 (2016) ... Jonathan Pine
- Episode #1.5 (2016) ... Jonathan Pine
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Jonathan Pine
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Jonathan Pine
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Jonathan Pine
 2015 WillShake (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2015 Crimson Peak
Thomas Sharpe
 2015 High-Rise
Laing
 2015 I Saw the Light
Hank Williams
 2014 Muppets Most Wanted
The Great Escapo
 2014 The Pirate Fairy (Video)
James (voice)
 2014 Jaguar: Rendezvous (Video short)
 2014 Coriolanus
Caius Martius Coriolanus
 2013 Thor: The Dark World
Loki
 2013/I Out of Darkness (Short)
Male
 2013 Exhibition
Estate Agent
 2013 Family Guy (TV Series)
Statue Griffin
- No Country Club for Old Men (2013) ... Statue Griffin (voice)
 2012 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Seuss Narrator / Killer Robot #1
- Butchered in Burbank (2012) ... Seuss Narrator / Killer Robot #1 (voice)
 2012 Friend Request Pending (Short)
Tom
 2012 The Hollow Crown (TV Series)
Prince Hal / Henry V
- Henry V (2012) ... Henry V
- Henry IV, Part 2 (2012) ... Prince Hal
- Henry IV, Part 1 (2012) ... Prince Hal
 2012 Out of Time (Short)
Man
 2012 The Avengers
Loki
 2011 War Horse
Capt. Nicholls
 2011 The Deep Blue Sea
Freddie Page
 2011 Midnight in Paris
F. Scott Fitzgerald
 2011 Thor: God of Thunder (Video Game)
Loki (voice)
 2011 Thor
Loki
 2010 Archipelago
Edward
 2008-2010 Wallander (TV Series)
Magnus Martinsson
- The Fifth Woman (2010) ... Magnus Martinsson
- The Man Who Smiled (2010) ... Magnus Martinsson
- Faceless Killers (2010) ... Magnus Martinsson
- One Step Behind (2008) ... Magnus Martinsson
- Firewall (2008) ... Magnus Martinsson
 2009 Cranford (TV Series)
William Buxton
- Return to Cranford: Part Two - October 1844 (2009) ... William Buxton
- Return to Cranford: Part One - August 1844 (2009) ... William Buxton
 2009 Darwin's Secret Notebooks (TV Movie documentary)
Charles Darwin (voice)
 2008 Miss Austen Regrets (TV Movie)
Mr. John Plumptre
 2006-2007 Suburban Shootout (TV Series)
Bill Hazledine
- In It for the Wild Life/Fight Club (2007) ... Bill Hazledine
- Nutcracker Suite/8 Inches Uncut (2007) ... Bill Hazledine
- What Do I Hear for Rod Stewart's Thong? (2006) ... Bill Hazledine
- Let the Binging Commence (2006) ... Bill Hazledine
 2007 Casualty (TV Series)
Chris Vaughan
- The Killing Floor (2007) ... Chris Vaughan
 2007 Unrelated
Oakley
 2006 Victoria Cross Heroes (TV Series documentary)
Capt John 'Jack' Randle
- The Modern Age (2006) ... Capt John 'Jack' Randle
 2006 Galápagos (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Charles Darwin
- Islands That Changed the World (2006) ... Charles Darwin (voice)
 2002 The Gathering Storm (TV Movie)
Randolph Churchill
 2001 Armadillo (TV Series)
Toby Sherrifmuir
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... Toby Sherrifmuir
 2001 Conspiracy (TV Movie)
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Portrayed Cassio in William Shakespeare's "Othello" for London's Donmar Warehouse. Ewan McGregor and Chiwetel Ejiofor were also in the cast. See more »

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2 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

[PopcornTaxi, 10/8/2013] I suppose if I have one fear in my life, it's a fear of wasting time. And um, I don't want to look back at my life and think "God, I wish I had done all of this stuff.. that I always wanted to do-- but I didn't do it because I was afraid, or because someone was gonna take a pot shot at me, or because I might fail." Or, um--that's, to me, that is the greatest tragedy: is ... See more »

Trivia:

A cousin of Edmund Vestey and Samuel Vestey. Tom's great-great grandfather and Edmund's grandfather, Edmund Hoyle Vestey (1866-1953), was the co-founder of international food product giant Vestey Brothers (later renamed The Vestey Group) with his brother, William (Samuel's grandfather). Edmund Hoyle Vestey and William Vestey were each created Baronets by King George V for their services in ... See more »

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Nickname:

Hiddles

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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