Tom Hiddleston is an English film, television, radio, and stage actor. He trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), and he rose to prominence through a number of TV roles and more recently major film roles. He played Loki in the 2011 Marvel Studios film "Thor", Captain Nicholls in Steven Spielberg's World War I film "War Horse" (2011), and also Freddie Page in the British drama "The Deep Blue Sea", alongside Rachel Weisz. He played author F. Scott Fitzgerald in the Woody Allen film "Midnight in Paris" (2011). He returned to his role as Loki in "The Avengers" (2012) and is set to reprise the character again for "Thor: The Dark World" (2013).
Taking the action-packed superhero flick to the Tribeca Film Festival, “The Avengers” cast gathered together for their superhero film's New York City premiere on Saturday evening (April 28).
Held at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, Robert Downey Jr joined up with Tribeca founder Robert De Niro in greeting a group of U.S. armed forces members invited to get an advance look at the star-studded motion picture.