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Chris studied American English at Screenwise Film & TV School for Actors in Sydney, Australia.

Has gained 20 pounds of muscle for the title role in Thor (2011).

Daughter, India Rose Hemsworth, was born on May 11, 2012 in London, England.

Attended and graduated from Heathmont College in Heathmont, Victoria.

Very good friends with Chris Evans and Tom Hiddleston. Friends with Sienna Miller.

His maternal grandfather, Martin van Os, is a Dutch immigrant. The rest of Chris's ancestry is Irish, English, and smaller amounts of German and Scottish.

Born on a Thursday, the day of the week named after Thor, a character he has portrayed.

(December 26, 2010) Married his girlfriend of 10 months Elsa Pataky following a 5-month-long engagement.

Ranked #7 in Glamour magazine's list of "50 Sexiest Men" of 2013, behind his younger brother Liam Hemsworth.

Has twins with his wife Elsa Pataky born March 18, 2014, two sons Tristan and Sasha Hemsworth.

The last four letters of his surname are the same letters that form his most associated on-screen character's name: Thor.

Cousin Rob Hemsworth, an oyster farmer, competed on the sixth season of My Kitchen Rules (2010), representing Victoria.

His uncle was bushman Rod Ansell, who inspired the film Crocodile Dundee (1986). Rod was married to Chris's aunt (Chris's mother's sister), Joanne van Os, who is an author.

Is incredibly close with his Thor (2011) on-screen brother Tom Hiddleston, Chris has said Tom is an honorary Hemsworth and has been adopted into the family.

Currently resides in Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia.

Chosen as People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive (2014).

He was chosen as one of 2011 Fun and Fearless Men by Cosmopolitan Magazine.

Paid off the mortgage on his father's house with his earnings from The Cabin in the Woods (2011).

Is an avid beekeeper.