Liam Hemsworth is an Australian actor who portrayed Gale Hawthorne in The Hunger Games film. He was born in Melbourne, Australia. He is the son of Leonie, an English teacher, and Craig, a social-services counselor. He is the younger brother of actors Luke and Chris Hemsworth. Chris is in the 2012 remake of Red Dawn alongside The Hunger Games co-star Josh Hutcherson. Hemsworth has also been in Knowing and The Expendables 2.
Hemsworth began acting in 2007. His first lead role was in The Last Song with American singer, Miley Cyrus. They started dating, and on June 6, 2012, the couple announced their engagement. Cyrus stated, "I am so happy to be engaged and look forward to a life of happiness with Liam."
- He is 6' 3" (1.91 m)
- He was considered one of the 55 faces of the future by Nylon Magazine's Young Hollywood Issue.
- Hemsworth is the brother-in-law of Elsa Pataky.
- He was also considered for the title role in Thor (2011) but the role ultimately went to his brother, Chris Hemsworth.
- ↑ Nicole Sperling (04-04-2011). http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/movies/2011/04/the-hunger-games-josh-hutcherson-and-liam-hemsworth-complete-the-love-triangle.html 'The Hunger Games': Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth complete the love triangle]. LA Times. Retrieved on 04-04-2011.