Loki aka Tom Hiddleston loves Shah Rukh Khan and Chennai. Find out why

WION Web Team
New Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Jun 09, 2021, 03:28 PM IST
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Tom Hiddleston aka Loki played a word game while announcing that his standalone Marvel series is now on Disney+ Hotstar

With Marvel’s new series ‘Loki’ streaming on Disney+Hotstar in India, the God of Mischief aka actor Tom Hiddleston shared a special message for his Indian fans and expressed love for Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan. 

This series is the third of its kind from Marvel Studios. 

Meanwhile, in the video, Tom Hiddleston plays a word association game. For the word Loki, he came up with 'me'; for Thor, he said 'brother'; for Chris, he replied 'Hemsworth'. The word(s) that Tom associated with India were 'Shah Rukh Khan'.

When asked to associate a word with Bollywood, he said, "Am I allowed to say Shah Rukh Khan again? Shah Rukh Khan again." 

Asked to associate a word with an Indian city, he said "Chennai. My akka lives there. She used to live there. And I have been there a few times. Chennai is great!”


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This isn't the first time that the actor has spoken about India or Shah Rukh. In a 2012 interview with Hindustan Times, Tom said, "I have family in India. My sister stays in Chennai and I’ve been to India about four times so far. The last time I came was in October last year (2011)… I came very quietly just to see my sister. I love it there.”