Chris Hemsworth by Michael Muller
I enjoy working on a movie that lets your imagination run wild, it’s great to be a part of and watch.”.
“I auditioned for Thor, and I didn’t get called back. I was intimidated by the director, Kenneth Branagh—to me, he is Shakespeare. My brother, Liam, was luckier. He was one of the final five guys up for the part, but none of them were quite right. My manager said, ‘If you liked Liam, maybe you’ll also like his older brother.’ This time, I was pissed off. I didn’t care about Shakespeare anymore; swagger got me the part.”
- Chris Hemsworth photographed by Juergen Teller for W Magazine (Feb 2014)