Entertainment

Chris Hemsworth becomes a dad

Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky
Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky Bang Showbiz

CHRIS Hemsworth has become a father for the first time.

The 'Avengers' actor's wife Elsa Pataky gave birth to a little girl in London on Friday (11.05.12) and, according to Us Weekly, the couple have named the tot India.

No further information has been released.

>> More entertainment news

The couple - who married in December 2010 - announced the happy news earlier this year and Spanish actress Elsa said they were thrilled about their impending arrival.

She said: ''Having the person that you love by your side and starting a family with them is the best thing that can happen to you in this life. You can't ask for more.

''I want to have a big family, and so does Chris. My dream is to have more than one child.''

Elsa also said she plans to speak to the tot in her native tongue and joked Australian Chris would need to start brushing up on his Spanish.

She said: ''I'm only going to speak to the baby in Spanish. I already told my husband, 'Get ready fast with Spanish because, if not, you're not going to be able to understand what we say.''

Topics:  birth, chris hemsworth




Join the Community.

Get your local news, your way.

Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Countdown is on as Grafton PBR takes shape

Professional Bull Riders / PBR , Hervey Bay Seafront Oval - Troy Wilkinson on Unearthed. Photo: Valerie Horton / Fraser Coast Chronicle

Watch highlights from the previous round of the PBR at Fraser Coast

Thirsty Merc 'Back To Grind' after Shifting Gears

Thirsty Merc are performing in Yamba on Friday night.

Thirsty Merc's lead singer soldiers on post car crash tragedy

Home is where the heart is for The McClymonts

THE McCLYMONTS: Mollie, Sam and Brooke are coming home to play at the Saraton Theatre in August.

10 shows announced for 10 Years of Hits anniversary tour

Latest deals and offers

How a sacked real estate agent made $725k in four months

Agent is now under investigation by the industry watchdog

VIDEO: Art Deco fan pays $835,000 for Imperial Hotel

No Caption

Iconic "Impy" sold at a bargan price to bidder who loves Art Deco.

RBA warns of future apartment oversupply

Toowoomba: Crest Apartments and Burke & Wills, Ruthven Street ( view from Neil Street) Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle

RBA says oversupply of apartments poses risk to household finances