Chris Hemsworth Net Worth $71 million
Chris Hemsworth salary $10,000,000
Chris Hemsworth Net Worth: How rich is Chris Hemsworth? & How much money is Chris Hemsworth worth? Time to find out!
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor and his current net worth is $71 million.
Born in Melbourne, Australia from an English teacher, his mother and a social-service counsellor, his father. His brothers, Luke and Liam are also actors.
He was raised in Melbourne, but also in the Australian Outback in Bulman, Northern Territory. In interviews, he stated that his earliest memories must be ones with cattle, crocodiles and buffalo in the Outback.
He went to Heathmont College before his family returned once again to the Outback, and a few years later ending up moving to Phillip Island.
How did Chris get famous?
Chris’ career started with a few appearances in Australian TV shows Guinevere Jones, Neighbours and Marshall Law.
In 2004 he auditioned but did not get the role of Robbie Hunter in Australian soap opera Home and Away. He got a call-back for another role, Kim Hyde, and ended up appearing in 171 episodes of the series. In 2007 he left the show.
Then he appeared on the fifth season of Dancing with the Stars Australia with professional dancer Abbey Rose. He only lasted six weeks on the show.
In 2009, Chris portrayed Captain Kirk’s father, James T. Kirk in the opening scenes of J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek.
The Hollywood Reporter named him, in 2010, one of the young male actors who are pushing or being pushed on the A-List.
Shortly after Star Trek, he shot the horror film The Cabin in the Woods, a Joss Whedon written movie. It is Joss who pushed Chris to audition for the role of Thor.
The role that put him into the spotlight was the portrayal of the comic book character, Thor in the Marvel Studio 2011 film. He starred alongside Tom Hiddleston, the two of them playing brothers in the movie.
How does Chris make money?
In 2012, Chris reprised the role of Thor for the Marvel Studios blockbuster, The Avengers.
Similarly, he starred in the box office success Snow White and the Huntsman with Kristen Stewart and Charlize Theron.
In 2013 he starred as Formula One legend James Hunt in the critically acclaimed movie, Rush, directed by Ron Howard.
People magazine named him 2014 Sexiest Man Alive.
After a couple of movies, he returned to the role of Thor in his sequel, Thor: The Dark World and then again in Avengers: Age of Ultron, the Avengers sequel.
He earned $10 million for the return of his character, Eric the Huntsman in The Huntsman: Winter’s War.
Thor: Ragnarok, scheduled to release in November 2017, will take a new direction in tone under the director Taika Waititi.