Liam Hemsworth Biography
Liam Hemsworth is an Australian actor born on 13th January 1990 in Melbourne, Australia. He became popularly known for his role as Will Blakelee on ‘The Last Song’ film. He has also popular for his role as Gale Hawthorne in The Hunger Games film series
When Liam Hemsworth was in year 8, he and his family relocated to Phillip Island, a small Australian island southeast of Melbourne. Liam Hemsworth says he spent much of his time there surfing with his brothers. In March 2009, Liam Hemsworth moved to the United States to pursue his career there. He and his brother Chris first stayed in the guest house of Chris’s manager, William Ward,before renting their own Los Angeles apartment.
Liam Hemsworth Career
Liam Hemsworth acted in school plays in high school.In 2007 he made a guest appearances on the shows ‘Home and Away’ and ‘McLeod’s Daughters’.In July 2007 Liam began filming episodes for Neighbours, an Australian soap opera his brother Luke had previously starred in.
In 2008, Liam Hemsworth began acting on the children’s television show The Elephant Princess, playing “Marcus”, the lead guitarist of the protagonist’s band. Hemsworth later had roles in the television series Satisfaction and starred in the British film Triangle. He also made a brief appearance as an MIT student in the film Knowing.
In 2009, Liam Hemsworth was selected to act opposite Sylvester Stallone in Stallone’s 2010 film, The Expendables, but his character was written out of the script (Hemsworth later co-starred in The Expendables 2). Hemsworth’s brother, Chris, told Movieline that just a few hours after Hemsworth learned he would not appear in The Expendables, director Kenneth Branagh called to ask him to test for the lead role in the 2011 film Thor.Though he eventually lost the part to Chris in May.Disney announced later the same week that Hemsworth had landed the part of Will Blakelee in the 2010 drama The Last Song, based on the Nicholas Sparks novel by the same name.
In March 2010, Details magazine selected Liam Hemsworth as one of their predictions for “The Next Generation of Hollywood’s Leading Men”. Later that month, it was announced that Liam Hemsworth was in negotiations to star in Arabian Nights, a 3D action film that will be directed by Chuck Russell for Inferno Entertainment. It was later confirmed that he will be starring in the movie.
On 4 April 2011, Lionsgate announced Hemsworth to be one of the leads, Gale Hawthorne, in The Hunger Games, which was released in 2012. He reprised his role, Gale Hawthorne, in three sequels to The Hunger Games, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, released in November 2013, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, released in November 2014, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, released in November 2015.
Liam Hemsworth Age
Liam Hemsworth born on 13th January 1990.
Liam Hemsworth Movies and Television Roles
- 2007: Home and Away
- 2007: McLeod’s Daughters as Damo
- 2007: Neighbours as Josh Taylor
- 2008: The Elephant Princess as Marcus
- 2009: Satisfaction as Marc
- 2009: Knowing as Spencer
- 2009: Triangle as Victor
- 2010: The Last Song as Will Blakelee
- 2012: The Hunger Games as Gale Hawthorne
- 2012: The Expendables 2 as Billy “The Kid” Timmons
- 2013: Love and Honor as Mickey Wright
- 2013: Paranoia as Adam Cassidy
- 2013: Empire State as Chris Potamitis
- 2013: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire as Gale Hawthorne
- 2014: Cut Bank as Dwayne McLaren
- 2014: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 as Gale Hawthorne
- 2015: The Dressmaker as Ted McSwiney
- 2015: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 as Gale Hawthorne
- 2016: Workaholics as Cushing Ward
- 2016: Independence Day: Resurgence as Jake Morrison
- 2016: The Duel as David Kingston
Liam Hemsworth Awards
- 2010: Young Hollywood Breakthrough of the Year, ‘The Last Song’.
- 2010: Nickelodeon Australian Kids’ Choice Awards Favorite Kiss, ‘The Last Song’.
- 2010: Teen Choice Awards Male Breakout, ‘The Last Song’.
- 2012: People’s Choice Awards Chemistry (shared with Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson), ‘The Hunger Games’
Liam Hemsworth Family
Liam Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Leonie an English teacher and Craig Hemsworth, a social-services counsellor. His two older brothers are Chris and Luke Hemsworth, who also work as actors. His maternal grandfather is a Dutch immigrant, his other ancestry is English, Irish, Scottish and German.
Liam Hemsworth Brothers
Liam Hemsworth has two older brothers Luke and Chris Hemsworth. Luke was the first to join the acting scene on Australian soap opera ‘Neighbours’. Liam Hemsworth appeared for several seasons before turning to flooring business. Chris Hemsworth is an actor who is popularly known for his role as ‘Thor’ in the marvel Cinematic Universe since 2011.
Liam and Miley Cyrus
Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus were co star for ‘The Last Song’, where Liam played the role of the love interest of Miley Cyrus’s character.In June 2009 while filming they began dating and after three years of having an on-again, off-again relationship, the couple announced their engagement in June 2012. They lived together in Los Angeles but ended their engagement in September 2013.
Rumors began in early 2016, stemming primarily from sightings of the couple together at his Malibu home and the reappearance of the engagement ring on Cyrus. Miley Cyrus confirmed in an interview on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ in October 2016 that they were, once again, engaged.