Chris Hemsworth is an Australian actor, and notably a titan of a man. His hulk-like stature and build have contributed to snagging the roles of Thor in the Marvel Studios films "Thor" (2011) and "Marvel's The Avengers" (2012). He's signed on to resume his role in "Thor: The Dark World" in 2013. He first became well known in Australia for portraying Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series "Home and Away" (2004). He got his first film role playing George Kirk, father to James T. Kirk, in "Star Trek" (2009). In 2012 alone, he starred in "The Cabin in the Woods," "Snow White and the Huntsman" and "Red Dawn." He is also the big brother of "The Hunger Games" heartthrob Liam Hemsworth.