12. Benedict Cumberbatch, 41
Known for playing the title role in “Sherlock,” Cumberbatch plays Doctor Strange in “Thor: Ragnarok.” He has been married to English theatre and opera director Sophie Hunter since 2015 and they have two sons.
11. Tom Hiddleston, 36
After playing James Conrad in “Kong: Skull Island,” Hiddleston plays Loki in “Thor: Ragnarok.” He will reprise the latter in “Avengers: Infinity War” in 2018.”
10. Luke Hemsworth, 36
Hemsworth is currently in two films on cinemas. He plays Will Fleming in “Encounter” and makes a cameo appearance as the Thor actor in “Thor: Ragnarok.”
9. Taika Waititi, 42
Aside from directing “Thor: Ragnarok,” Waititi also plays Korg in the film. The director-actor is married to Chelsea Winstanley and they have one daughter.
8. Jeff Goldblum, 65
Goldblum played Grandmaster in “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” first, though uncredited, before “Thor: Ragnarok.” He has been married to Canadia Olympic gymnast Emilie Livingston since 2014 and they have two children together.
7. Karl Urban, 45
After playing Doctor “Bones” McCoy in “Star Trek: Beyond,” Urban plays Skurge in “Thor: Ragnarok.” He has been married to Natalie Wihongi since 2000 and they have two sons.
6. Anthony Hopkins, 79
After “Thor” in 2011 and “Thor: The Dark World” in 2013, Hopkins is reprising his role as Odin in “Thor: Ragnarok.” The actor has been married three times and he has one daughter, singer-actress Abigail Hopkins, 49.
5. Zachary Levi, 37
Before playing the titled role in “Shazam!” in 2019, Levi plays Fandral in “Thor: Ragnarok.” The actor married Missy Peregrym in 2014 but they divorced in 2015.
4. Mark Ruffalo, 49
Before “Thor: Ragnarok,” Ruffalo has played Bruce Banner/Hulk in three films. The actor has been married to Sunrise Coigney since 2000 and they have three children.
3. Tadanobu Asano, 43
Asano is reprising the role of Hogun in “Thor: Ragnarok,” which he first played in 2011 and in 2013. The Japanese actor has two children with his former wife Miwa Watabiki, a singer professionally known as Chara.
2. Idris Elba
On the small screen, Elba, 45, is known for playing DCI John Luther in “Luther.” He plays Heimdall in “Thor: Ragnarok.”
1. Chris Hemsworth
Chris, 34, has played Thor several times before “Thor: Ragnarok.” He and Luke are the big brothers of “Isn’t It Romantic” star Liam Hemsworth, 27.
In 2014, Chris got married to “Fast & Furious” star Elsa Pataky. They have three children together, a daughter and twin sons.