the star Chris Hemsworthafter starring ‘Thor: Love and Thunder‘ should put his career on hold. The actor announced a hiatus after discovering, during filming of the series ‘limitless‘ displayed on the disney+who have a predisposition to Alzheimer’s, an autoimmune disease.
It is worth mentioning that this is not yet an official and final diagnosis, but the vanity fair points out that the chances of the actor developing Alzheimer’s increased by eight or ten times, very sad. (via legion of heroes🇧🇷
In the plot of the series ‘limitless🇧🇷 Hemsworth accompanies new scientific research that expands understanding of the human body, bringing the idea that it is possible to overcome pre-established limits and achieve “superpowers” to face diseases or deal with aging. At the center of it all is the actor known for his enviable physique, but who aims to further improve his health, strength and intellect with the help of science.
However, in the fifth episode of the series, hemsworth discovered that he has two copies of the APOE4 gene, something he inherited from both his mother and father. According to studies, this gene is indicative of an increased risk of Alzheimer’s, a progressive and fatal neurodegenerative disorder that deteriorates cognition and memory.
“It triggered something in me, making me want to take a break. And since we’ve wrapped up the series, I’ve been completing things that were already under contract. Now when I finish this tour [de divulgação da série] this week, I’m going to go home and spend a lot of time outside and just simplify [a vida]🇧🇷 Being with my kids and my wife”revealed Hemsworth🇧🇷
“For me, the positive thing was like, ‘okay, I didn’t know that information. [sobre o Alzheimer], I wouldn’t have made the changes I did’. I just had no idea about any of this, so now I feel grateful that I have in my arsenal the kind of tools that can better prepare me or prevent things from happening this way.”concludes.
The last participation of the star in the cinema was in the success of Marvel’s God of Thunder. Please note that ‘Thor: Love and Thunder‘ is now available on disney+🇧🇷
The film features Thor (Chris Hemsworth) on a journey unlike anything he has ever faced: the quest for self-knowledge. But his retirement is interrupted by a galactic assassin known as Gorr, the Butcher of the Gods (Christian Bale), which seeks the extinction of the gods. To combat the threat, Thor enlists the help of King Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), korg (Taika Waititi) and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) who, to Thor’s surprise, inexplicably wields her magical hammer, Mjolnir, being Mighty Thor. Together, they embark on a harrowing cosmic adventure to uncover the mystery of the Butcher of the Gods’ vengeance and stop him before it’s too late.