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Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston (Avengers Red Carpet).jpg
At Avengers premier
Born February 9, 1981 (1981-02-09) (age 38)
Nationality English
Alma mater The Dragon School
Eton College
University of Cambridge
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Parent(s) James Norman Hiddleston
Diana Patricia

Thomas William "Tom" Hiddleston (born 9 February 1981) is an English actor. His most famous roles include Capt. James Nicholls in War Horse (2011), F. Scott Fitzgerald in Midnight in Paris (2011), Freddie Page in The Deep Blue Sea (2011), and Loki in Thor (2011) and The Avengers (2012). He will play Loki once again in Thor: The Dark World (2013).

Awards and nominations

Year Award Work Result
2012 Glamour Award for Man of the Year Won
2012 Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Villain The Avengers Nominated
2012 Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor Thor Nominated
2012 Jameson Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer Thor Won
2012 London Evening Standard British Film Award for Best Actor Archipelago Nominated
2012 BAFTA Orange Wednesdays Rising Star Award Thor Nominated
2012 Richard Attenborough UK Regional Film Critics' Awards, Rising Star Award War Horse, Thor, The Deep Blue Sea, Midnight in Paris and Archipelago Won
2012 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Ensemble Acting Midnight in Paris (with the cast) Nominated
2011 SAG Award for Best Ensemble Acting Midnight in Paris (with the cast) Nominated
2011 My Cinema Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama, Action or Horror Thor Nominated
2010 ITV3 Crime Thriller Award for Best Supporting Actor Wallander Nominated
2009 Whatsonstage.com Theatregoers' Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Play Othello and Ivanov Won
2008 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Newcomer in a Play Cymbeline Won
2007 Ian Charleson Award Third Prize Othello Won

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