According to a recent report, Chris Hemsworth has revealed that he has a higher than average chance of developing Alzheimer's disease. So he has decided to take a break from acting.
Before the Thor movie, Chris Hemsworth starred in the Star Trek movie (2009). In this movie, he played the role of George Kirk, father of Captain Kirk.
To play Thor character in the Marvel series, Chris Hemsworth was said to be a perfect fit for the role. For which he was told to gain at least 20 pounds of muscles, as shown.
Chris Hemsworth has two brothers, Luke (elder) and Liam (younger) Hemsworth. Both of them are also in show business. Luke was the first Hemsworth brother to venture into acting.
In 2002, Chris Hemsworth starred as King Arthur in two episodes of the fantasy television series Guinevere Jones, as well as appearing in one episode of the soap opera.
Chris Hemsworth is very close to his Avengers co-stars. To him, actors like Chris Evans, Tom Hiddleston, Mark Ruffalo and Robert Downey Jr. are like family.
Chris Hemsworth is actually an impressive dancer. Apart from this, he has also been a really brilliant student. He was also a contestant on the 5th season of Dancing With the Stars Australia in 2006