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He’s been a spy, an evil demi-god and has co-starred with the Muppets! Want some fun facts about Tom Hiddleston? Here are a few!
His Best Scenes Are With…
In a Twitter Q&A, the British actor said that his “Thor” co-star makes him a better actors and makes him laugh. He also said all of his best scenes have been with his good friends.
Oh No He Didn’t!
Hiddleston revealed to Yahoo! Movies that he asked Hemsworth to hit him for a scene saying that he was protected. Hemsworth was hesitant as Hiddleston told him to “Just Go For It.”
Knows His Shakespeare
When asked on twitter what was his favorite Shakespearean insult was Tom replied “Falstaff to Hall: s’blood, you straveling, you elf-skin, you dried neat’s-tongue, you bull’s pizzle, you stock-fish!”
$5 for 5 Days
He once lives on $5 for 5 days as part of a campaign for Unicef.
His Father Didn’t Want Him To Be An Actor
According to Tom, his father was worried he’d be bored and unfullfilled.
Digs Nicki Minaj
While running, Hiddleston tweeted in 2012 that his song of the day was “Starships” by Minaj because it made him run faster.
Went to School With Prince William
The star of “Crimson Peak” attended Eton College at a similar time to both Prince William and Eddie Redmayne.
He’s good friends with…
Benedict Cumberbach! Cumberbach was originally slated to play in “Crimson Peak” but was replaced by Hiddleston. Hiddleston asked for Cumberbach’s blessing when he found out the news and Cumberbach gave it.