Chris Hemsworth Net Worth $12 Million
Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor born on 11 August 1983. He is best known for his role as Thor in the Marvel Studios films Thor, The Avengers and the second Thor movie titled Thor: The Dark World that is released in 2013. Prior to that he played the role of Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away.
Hemsworth also played the role of James T.Kirk's father, George Kirk in the opening scenes of J.J Abrams' film Star Trek. Besides that, he also played the character Kale in the thriller A Perfect Gateway. Hemsworth later went on to play the role Sam in Ca$h, the first film he shot when he went to further his career in the United States. As early as 2010, he has been named by the Hollywood Reporter as one of the young male actors who are "pushing-or being pushed" onto the Hollywood A-List.
The role of THOR catapulted Chris Hemsworth to international fame
Hemsworth secured the role of Thor in the Thor movie (2011) and since then he shot to fame and became one of the hottest actors in Hollywood. Acting along side Natalie Portman (Jane Foster), Hemsworth returned to act as Thor in the second Thor movie which continued to bring him fame and fortune. The second Thor movie portrayed a muscular yet tender and loving Thor that is willing to sacrifice the throne of Asgard for the sake of his beloved Jane Foster.
Chris Hemsworth and wife Elsa Pataky
Hemsworth once dated his Home and Away fellow cast mate Isabel Lucas between 2005 to 2006. Hemsworth started dating Spanish actress Elsa Pataky who is the star of Fast & Furious 5 and 6 and the couple tied the knot in December 2010. They have a daughter, India Rose born in London in 2012.
With all his roles and especially the role of Thor, Chris Hemsworth is estimated to have a net worth of more than $12 Million and rising.