Tom Hiddlestone

Tom Hiddlestone


Thomas William Hiddleston is an English actor. 


Tom Hiddleston is a British television, stage and film actor who is best known for his role as Loki in the ‘Thor’ and ‘Avengers’ film franchises

Before Fame

Hiddleston’s mother introduced him to the world of movies and theater at an early age and he was addicted to the idea of acting. While at Eton College and then at Cambridge University, he started appearing on stage.


In 2001 he got his first role on television in England, a small role in The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (2001). Other work followed, notably Conspiracy (2001) and The Gathering Storm (2002).

Family Life

Thomas William Hiddleston was born on February 9, 1981, in Westminster, London, England, to James Hiddleston, a Scottish physicist, and his English wife, Diana, an arts administrator and casting director as well as a former stage manager.

Associated With

In January 2013, he traveled with UNICEF to the UK in Guinea, West Africa, to visit children, families and communities. He’s been involved and has also written about other UNICEF projects, including “Live Below the Line” where he and thousands of others around the world survived for a week on less than a dollar a day.