Chris Hemsworth, wife welcome baby girl India
May 14th, 2012
10:23 AM ET

Chris Hemsworth, wife welcome baby girl India

It's a great time to be Chris Hemsworth.

As the 28-year-old actor's superhero ensemble movie "The Avengers" brings in jaw-dropping box office returns, the "Thor" star has also become a first-time father.

Hemsworth and his wife, Spanish actress Elsa Pataky, have welcomed a baby girl named India, a rep for the actor told CNN.

While Hemsworth would only say to E!'s Giuliana Rancic that the two became three "very recently," he did explain the meaning behind his little girl's name.

“It was just a name we liked,” Hemsworth said. “I always kind of liked Indie or Indiana for a boy, and [Elsa] liked India."

As the couple planned to keep the gender a surprise, "We sorta went, 'Oh well, whether it's a boy or a girl that will decide.' It just seemed to fit."

Pataky, 35, told the Spanish language magazine Hola! earlier this year about her excitement over becoming a mom, and Hemsworth added to E! that he too has been looking forward to this moment.

"I've wanted to have kids for a long time, and here it is, and I couldn't be happier," he said.

Hemsworth and Pataky were married in December 2010 in Indonesia.


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soundoff (25 Responses)
  1. Krandal

    Look at her cans!

    August 2, 2013 at 4:01 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Ten Inches

    I was so hoping that Chris Hemsworth wasn't gay. Now my fantasies are even more fulfilled because I can fantasize about him and know that I can never have him.

    August 2, 2013 at 3:43 pm | Report abuse |
  3. M

    Chris Hemsworth is so f***ing HOT!!! Chris will you be my baby daddy? ;)

    June 6, 2012 at 11:04 pm | Report abuse |
  4. jesse

    If I can be gay and marry a woman like that and she will have my babies, then I'm gay all day long baby!

    May 15, 2012 at 4:22 pm | Report abuse |
  5. krm1007

    Great couple...lousy name India...what the heck is that?

    May 15, 2012 at 10:02 am | Report abuse |
  6. Ken

    sarcasm0 beat me to the punch. Good job there! :)

    Dime, you've been reported for abuse.

    May 15, 2012 at 9:41 am | Report abuse |
  7. Pete

    He should have named her Toruun.

    May 15, 2012 at 9:06 am | Report abuse |
  8. msadr

    I really wish they wouldn't print articles like this. i just wanted to continue in my fantasy world where Chris Hemsworth is single and really likes women in their 40's. Oh, and if you think he looks gay, then you don't know what gay looks like.

    May 14, 2012 at 11:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • Ericbrett

      Sorry to break it to you...this is what gay looks like. Forget all the stereotypes in the media.

      May 15, 2012 at 7:52 am | Report abuse |
    • Oh Really?

      How stupid is that? No one knows what "Gay" looks like because "Gay"...but the people who point and cry "Oh he's gay" are usually just trying to distract attention from themselves. It's pretty much the same that all guys named Brett are gay...right EricBRETT?

      May 15, 2012 at 8:33 am | Report abuse |
    • Eric's Dad

      It's OK to come out of the closet now, son. I am tired of you sounding so angry all the time and accusing everyone of being gay, but hiding it yourself. If you attracted to Chris and he isn't gay, he's going to reject you. You can keep telling yourself he is gay, but you are only fooling yourself. It's time son, you are making your mother very upset. We accept you as you are!

      May 15, 2012 at 8:54 am | Report abuse |
    • monkey21

      msadr–what exactly does "gay look like"?

      May 15, 2012 at 4:17 pm | Report abuse |
  9. EGB2

    His wife is recovering from the delivery, but she's still a bit thor.

    May 14, 2012 at 7:13 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Dime

    GAY as they come,now they want to hide it.

    May 14, 2012 at 3:52 pm | Report abuse |
    • Coolbreeze

      Oh, poor Dime. You must be a very, very little boy (in more ways than one)! At your age I guess you haven't learned the difference between someone being gay and HOPING someone is gay so you can continue fapping to their image. So sorry!

      May 15, 2012 at 8:47 am | Report abuse |
  11. Canopy

    Now THAT is a GORGEOUS couple. Brangelina step aside!

    May 14, 2012 at 3:36 pm | Report abuse |
    • Coolbreeze

      He's hot. She is all make-up. Seriously, find a picture where she isn't all glammed up. Can we say Woof? He's too pretty for her. They'll be divorced in a year or so.

      May 15, 2012 at 8:45 am | Report abuse |
  12. Dime

    Dime piece,and is that why you're so messed up?Your mom sucks you off?lol.Take a quarter and stick it up your azz.

    May 14, 2012 at 3:00 pm | Report abuse |
  13. CJ

    I was upset until I saw how hot his wife is. *tears* I guess we're not getting married.

    May 14, 2012 at 2:20 pm | Report abuse |
  14. SnafuBob

    Jealous much there Dime? I'll give you a quarter to call someone who cares...

    May 14, 2012 at 1:30 pm | Report abuse |
  15. sarcasm0

    We named the dog Indy.

    May 14, 2012 at 12:07 pm | Report abuse |
  16. Paul

    damn! his wife is even hotter than he is....

    May 14, 2012 at 10:51 am | Report abuse |

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