Tom Hiddleston Net Worth $22 million
Tom Hiddleston salary $1,500,000
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Tom Hiddleston is an English actor, producer, and musical performer and his current net worth is $22 million.
Born in Westminster, London, he is the son of Diana Patricia Hiddleston, an arts administrator, and James Norman Hiddleston, a physical chemist.
He grew up in Wimbledon with his two sisters and later moved to a Cotswold village near Oxford.
Hiddleston went to Dragon School preparatory school in Oxford and during the following years, he started boarding at Eton College.
Tom’s parents divorced when he was 12 years old, but made him more compassionate in understanding human frailty.
He then continued his education at Pembroke College at the University of Cambridge, from where he earned a double first in Classics.
During his second year at the university, he appeared in a production of A Streetcar Named Desire where talent agent Lorraine Hamilton, of Hamilton Hodell, noticed him.
Then he continued to study acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, from which he graduated in 2005.
How did Tom Hiddleston get famous?
While continuing his work on stage, he started appearing on television as well. He landed parts in Stephen Whittaker’s adaptation of Nicholas Nickleby for ITV, and in Conspiracy, The Gathering Storm.
After he graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, he earned his first role in a film, portraying Oakley in Unrelated.
A while after, he had leading roles in The Changeling and Cymbeline. For his performance in Cymbeline, he won the Laurence Oliver Award for Best Newcomer in a Play.
His Donmar Warehouse credits include Cassio in Michael Grandage’s production of Shakespeare’s Othello alongside Chiwetel Ejiofor and Ewan McGregor. And Lvov in the West End revival of Chekhov’s Ivanov (2008) with Kenneth Branagh.
A few years later, he served as the voiceover for BBC’s documentary on the Galapagos Island and also narrated the audiobook The Red Necklace by Sally Gardner.
During the following years, he appeared in Archipelago, Wallander, Suburban Shootout, Miss Austen Regrets, and Return to Cranford.
How did Tom Hiddleston make money?
However, he received international fame for his portrayal of Loki in the 2011 Marvel Studios film, Thor.
He first auditioned for the role of Thor, and the director gave him six months to bulk up, so he went on a strict diet and gained 20 pounds of muscle. Eventually, he received the role of Loki, Thor’s brother.
During the following years, he appeared on stage in The Children’s Monologues, alongside Benedict Cumberbatch.
He also portrayed novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald in Woody Allen’s Midnight in Paris, and the noble Captain Nicholls in War House.
After he played an RAF pilot in the drama The Deep Blue Sea, he reprised his role as the supervillain Loki in The Avengers.
Since then he continued to appear in many other films and television productions, earning more and more fame and critical acclaim.
Apart from his work in television, he has become a spokesperson for Jaguar Cars and started in two commercials for them.
In 2017, Hiddleston starred in Legendary Pictures’ King Kong film, Kong: Skull Island.
He is also set to reprise his role as Loki in Thor: Ragnarok, scheduled for release on 3 November 2017, as well as Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and its currently untitled sequel (2019).