Chris Hemsworth Net Worth: How Did He Become One of the Richest Celebrities in Hollywood?
Chris Hemsworth is a Melbourne-born Australian actor. He became well-known for his role as Kim Hyde in the Australian TV show “Home and Away.”
Hemsworth has also been in the science fiction action film Star Trek (2009), the thriller adventure film A Perfect Getaway (2009), the horror comedy “The Cabin in the Woods” (2012), the dark fantasy action film “Snow White” and “The Huntsman” (2012), the war film “Red Dawn” (2012), and the biographical sports drama film “Rush.”
His real name is Christopher “Chris” Hemsworth who was born on August 11, 1983. Hemsworth is the child of Craig and Leonie Hemsworth.
His mother is an English teacher, and his father works in social services. His parents raised him and his brothers in Melbourne and in a remote part of Australia called the Outback in Northern Territory.
After college, he started doing small parts in TV shows. He played King Arthur in the Canadian/Australian fantasy “Guinevere Jones” (2002), Jamie Kane in the Australian show “Neighbours” (2002), and “The New Vet” in the Australian-Canadian children's show “The Saddle Club” (2003), among other roles.
He tried out for the role of Robbie Hunter in the 2004 Australian TV show “Home and Away,” but actor Jason Smith got the part. He was later asked to play Kim Hyde again, which meant he had to move to Sydney.
In 2011, the American superhero movie “Thor,” based on the Marvel Comics character with the same name, was his big break.
In the 2012 American superhero movie “The Avengers,” he played the famous role of Thor again. It was not only the most successful movie of the year but also the third most successful movie in the world.
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The American superhero movie “Doctor Strange,” which came out on November 4, 2016, was a big hit and got good reviews. In a scene in the middle of the credits, Hemsworth played Thor again. He has also been in “The Avengers: The Endgame” this year.
Over the course of his career, Mcgregor has given his all to his roles and had to stay in the best shape possible.
What Is Chris Hemsworth's Net Worth?
According to Celebritynetworth, Chris Hemsworth has an estimated net worth of $130 million.
As he moved up in Hollywood, he became one of the best-paid actors in the world. In 2014, 2015, and 2018, he was on Forbes' list of the top-paid actors in the world. In 2018 and 2019, he was also on their list of the highest-paid celebrities.
He only made $150,000 for his first role as Thor, but that movie made almost $450 million around the world. His pay went up to $15 million per appearance, and that doesn't include the money-making deals he made afterwards.
In 2013, he paid $4.8 million for a house in Malibu, California. In 2016, he sold it for almost $7 million. Paul Hogan, the Aussie actor who played Crocodile Dundee, used to live in the house.
The Hemsworth family just moved back to Byron Bay in New South Wales, Australia, from Los Angeles. They paid $15 million for a four-acre estate there, but it's been said that it's now worth twice as much because of how well it's been fixed up.
He also bought a house on the coast of Tasmania for $15 million at the end of 2021.
How Did Chris Hemsworth Spend his Money?
Since the actor makes so much money from his movies, it makes sense that he has a few bills to pay. The actor has a lot of cars that he owns. The most expensive thing in this collection is his Audi R8 V10, which is worth more than £175,000.
He also has a Cadillac Escalade, which is said to be worth about £75,000. Chris also has a Mercedes C63 AMG that costs more than £90,000 and is very fast. In addition, he has a Mercedes V250d that costs more than £50,000.
Between movies, Chris Hemsworth likes to take trips, especially with his family. After filming Thor: Love and Thunder, the actor went on holiday with his family to Fiji. Over the course of three years, Chris had spent about $30,000.