“My little brother virtually received forged as Thor.”
As of July 10, 2022, there exists three Hemsworth brothers: Liam, Chris, and Luke.
In fact, you already know that Chris Hemsworth performs Thor within the MCU. You most likely noticed Thor: Love and Thunder this weekend, or perhaps you could have plans to quickly.
However you most likely did not know that Liam Hemsworth was additionally within the working to play Thor — and in accordance with Chris, he virtually received the gig.
“I believe my audition sucked. I believe that was the response I received,” he recalled, earlier than mentioning that Liam ended up being one of many “final 5 individuals” in consideration for the function.
“They had been like, ‘Look, he’s nice, however he’s a bit younger,’” he defined on what in the end saved Liam from getting the function. “My supervisor then mentioned, ‘Nicely, he does have an older brother,’ which was me.”
“I got here again in, re-auditioned a couple of occasions, and simply had a unique angle. Possibly I had slightly extra kind of motivation that my little brother received a glance in and I hadn’t.”
Chris additionally advised MensXP that the MCU’s present multiverse meddling might — however, as of now, most likely will not — make for Liam lastly making his big-screen debut as Thor sooner or later.
“He was one of many first individuals who received proper all the way down to the wire on getting the half so, I don’t know, I might cross paths with him,” he mentioned. “That might be enjoyable.” Why not?