Christopher Hemsworth (born 11 August 1983) is an Australian actor. He rose to prominence playing Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away (2004–07) before beginning a film career in Hollywood by taking on parts in the science fiction film Star Trek (2009) and the thriller A Perfect Getaway (2009).
Hemsworth went on to star in the fantasy film Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), the war film Red Dawn (2012), the action thriller Blackhat (2015), the biographical thriller In the Heart of the Sea (2015), the comedy Ghostbusters (2016), and the Men in Black film series spin-off Men in Black: International (2019). His most critically acclaimed roles include the comedy horror The Cabin in the Woods (2012) and the biographical sports film Rush (2013), in which he portrayed James Hunt.
Whitney Houston’s crowning achievements in film is getting an update for modern audiences, courtesy of Warner Brothers. Houston’s 1992 hit The Bodyguard has been slated for a reimagining by the major Hollywood studio, with a screenplay penned by Tony-nominated playwright Matthew López.
While no actors have officially been selected to fill the updated roles, Variety reports that rumored suggested cast combinations have included Chris Hemsworth with Tessa Thompson and Channing Tatum with Cardi B.
No word yet on the tone or direction of this reimaging. However, López is working hand-in-hand with Lawrence Kasdan, the writer and producer of the original film.Read more on essence.com