Who is Chris Hemsworth?
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor. He is well known for his recurring role as “Thor” in the marvel cinematic universe movies. He is also recognized as one of the world’s highest-paid actors.
Chris Hemsworth’s full name is Christopher Hemsworth. He was born on August 11, 1983, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is 39 years old as of March 2023.
Chris Hemsworth’s parents
Chris Hemsworth was born to Craig Hemsworth (father) and Leonie Hemsworth (mother). He was brought up in Melbourne and in the Outback in Bulman, Northern Territory of Australia. According to online reports, his parents got married in the 90s and they have three children.
After giving birth to their youngest son Liam, Hemsworth parents Craig and Leonie moved to a farm in Bulman in the Northern Territory of Australia which was four-and-a-half hours away from the nearest town. In an interview with The Daily Telegraph in 2017, Chris Hemsworth said;
My parents ran the community center which doubled as a post iffic and grocery store. It was in the middle of nowhere. There were crocodiles and buffalo. I went to a school that was made up of 60 (Aboriginal) kids between the ages of 5 and 17 all mashed into two classrooms.
They later relocated to Philip Island, Victoria, Australia when the boys were older.
About Chris Hemsworth’s father- Craig Hemsworth
Craig Hemsworth is an Australian social sciences counsellor. He was born on September 1, 1955, in Australia. He is 67 years old as of March 2023. He has worked with a variety of social service agents over the years.
He has also worked in the child protection sector in Australia for almost two decades alongside his wife. He got married to Leonie Hemsworth (Chris Hemsworth’s mother) in the 90s and they have three children together.
About Chris Hemsworth’s mother- Leonie Hemsworth
Leonie Hemsworth (nèe Van Os) was an English tutor and an actress. She is tagged “Hollywood’s hottest mom” as a result of her youthful appearance. She was born in 1960 in Australia. She is 63 years old as of March 2023.
She is of Dutch and Irish descent and of Australian nationality. She got married to Craig Hemsworth (Chris Hemsworth’s father) in the 90s and they have three children together.
Chris Hemsworth’s siblings
Chris Hemsworth was born as the second of three children. He has two brothers – one older (Luke Hemsworth) and one younger (Liam Hemsworth) – who are both famous in the Hollywood industry. Altogether, they are known as the “Hemsworth brothers”.
a. Luke Hemsworth
Luke Hemsworth is the older brother of Chris Hemsworth. He is an Australian actor known for his roles as Nathan Tyson in the TV series “Neighbors” and Ashley Stubbs in the HBO sci-fi series “Westworld”. He was born on November 5, 1980, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is 42 years old as of March 2023.
Luke Hemsworth has also appeared in TV shows like All Saints (1998), Satisfaction (2007), The Saddle Club (2001), Blue Wheelers (1994), Last Man Standing (2005), Crypto (2019), etc. He is happily married to his wife Samantha Hemsworth and they have four children together.
b. Liam Hemsworth
Liam Hemsworth is the younger brother of Chris Hemsworth. He is an Australian actor. He was born on January 13, 1990, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is 33 years old as of March 2023. Liam has appeared in movies like The Expendables (2009), The Last Song (2010), Hunger Games 2 (2012), Isn’t It Romantic (2019), and Killerman (2019), etc.
He was previously married to American singer-songwriter Miley Cyrus in 2018 but announced their separation the following year citing irreconcilable differences. As of March 2023, the actor is in a relationship with American model Gabrielle Brooks.
Chris Hemsworth’s marriage and wedding
As of the time of publishing this article (March 2023), Chris Hemsworth is happily married to his wife, Elsa Pataky. They got married in December 2010 and have three children together.
About Chris Hemsworth’s wife – Elsa Pataky
Elsa Pataky is the legally wedded wife of Chris Hemsworth. Elsa Pataky’s full name is Elsa Lafuente Medianu. She is a Spanish-Romanian model and actress. She was born on July 18, 1976, in Madrid, Spain. She is 46 years old as of March 2024. She was born to Cristina Pataky Medianu (mother) who is a publicist of Romanian and Hungarian ancestry and her father José Francisco Lafuente who is a Spanish biochemist.
Elsa Pataky attended the Universidad de San Pablo CEU where she studied journalism. She later joined a theatre company in Madrid, Teatro Càmara de Àngel Gutièrrez and decided to leave college after she was offered a role in the Spanish TV series Al Salir de Clase in 1997.
Elsa Pataky has also appeared in Holywood movies like Interceptor (2022), Fast and Furious Five (2011), Thor: Love and Thunder (2022), Pokerface (2022), Tidelands (2018) amongst others. She got married to Chris Hemsworth in 2010 and they have three children together.
About Chris Hemsworth’s marriage to Elsa Pataky
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky first met in 2010 after being introduced by mutual representatives. In September of that same year, they were officially a couple and made their red carpet debut at the opening gala for the Resnick Pavillon at the Los Angeles Museum of Art.
In December 2010, three months after making their relationship official, the couple tied the knot in Australia where Chris grew up. In May 2012, Chris Hemsworth and Elsa welcomed their first child India Rose Hemsworth.
In March 2014, the couple welcomed twin baby boys in Los Angeles, United States. After raising their kids in the United Kingdom for a while, the couple moved to Australia and settled in Byron Bay, a coastal town in the South Eastern Australian state of New South Wales.
In an interview on the Good Morning Britain Show in 2018, Chris Hemsworth opened up about his decision to marry Elsa.
It did happen quick and it just felt right. It made sense. There was no great plan to any of it to be honest. We were on holiday and we said; why don’t we get married too? There probably should have been some planning but it all worked out.
In October 2016, Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky shut down rumours that their relationship is on the rocks after an Australian tabloid newspaper claimed the couple’s marriage was in trouble. The actor took to his Instagram page to clear the air, writing:
Looking for a new wife according to @womensdayaus and other misleading outlets! Honey, you still love me right? @elsapatakyconfidential #thanksfortheheadsup
To confirm, all was well in their marriage, Elsa Pataky reacted to the post with a comment which reads;
Ayora y siempre! Always and forever
In December 2020, the couple celebrated their 10th anniversary with a heartwarming caption from Chris which reads;
10 years together! Looking forward to the advancements of modern medicine and science and enjoying a couple hundred more!”
Chris Hemsworth’s past girlfriends
Chris Hemsworth dated American actress Isabel Lucas before his marriage to Elsa Pataky.
About Chris Hemsworth’s relationship with Isabel Lucas
Isabel Lucas is an American actress and model. She was born on January 25, 1985, in Melbourne, Australia. She is 38 years old as of March 2023.
Chris Hemsworth and Isabel Lucas started dating in 2005 after starring in the Australian soap opera “Home and Away” together. The relationship was short-lived as it ended in 2008 (after three years). Their breakup didn’t make headlines and it seemed they parted ways amicably and there is no bad blood between them. The pair were spotted enjoying a friendly chat over coffee in Byron Bay, a town in Australia in 2019.
However, there have been rumours circulating around the internet of a secret romance between Isabel and Chris’s younger brother Liam Hemsworth following Liam’s split from ex-wife Miley Cyrus. Reacting to the rumours, Isabel Lucas insisted that she and Liam were just friends.
In an interview with Daily Telegraph in 2019, she said:
Obviously we are just friends. The Hemsworth’s are a beautiful family.
Chris Hemsworth’s children
As of the time of publishing this article (March 2023), Chris Hemsworth is the proud father of three kids, all of whom he shares with his wife Elsa Pataky. His children include; India Rose Hemsworth, Tristan Hemsworth, and Sasha Hemsworth.
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About Chris Hemsworth’s children
a. India Rose Hemsworth
India Rose Hemsworth is the first daughter and only female child of Chris Hemsworth and his wife Elsa Pataky. She was born on May 11, 2012, in London, United Kingdom. She is 10 years old as of March 2023.
She is a child actress known for her role as Love, the daughter of villain Gorr, the god butcher in the 2022 adventure action movie “Thor: Love and Thunder”. She is also known for her roles in other movies like Limitless (2022) and Marvel Studios: Assembled (2021).
b. Tristan Hemsworth
Tristan Hemsworth is one-half of Chris Hemsworth’s twin boys. He was born on March 18, 2014, in Los Angeles, United Kingdom. He is 8 years old as of March 2023.
Tristan is known for playing Kid Thor in the 2022 adventure and action movie “Thor: Love and Thunder”. There is no other information about him.
c. Sasha Hemsworth
Sasha Hemsworth is the other half of Chris Hemsworth’s twin boys. He was born on March 18, 2014, in Los Angeles, United Kingdom.
He is 8 years old as of March 2023. Sasha is known for playing an Asgardian kid in the 2022 adventure and action movie “Thor: Love and Thunder”. There is no other information about him.