Why Chris Hemsworth is planning to take a break from acting
Chris Hemsworth In a recent interview shared some heartbreaking news regarding his health and career.
For his latest Disney+ series, unlimitedThe Australian actor underwent some genetic testing for the show – a docuseries that explores “a different way we could live longer”. IMDb– during which the 39-year-old said the results revealed “my biggest fear”.
After learning that she has two copies of the APOE4 gene – which studies have linked to an increased risk The development of Alzheimer’s disease-one from his parents, says the actor Vanity Fair He will take a break from acting.
One in four people carry a single copy of the gene, but only 2 to 3% of the population has two copies, like Hemsworth. 2021 study By the National Institutes of Health.
Hemsworth explained to interviewers that this made him eight to 10 times more likely to develop Alzheimer’s. As devastating as the news may be, the actor said it didn’t come as a surprise to him grandfather Currently battling the disease.
“I haven’t seen him in years, but my other one the family There are members, and there are days where he is quite happy and gives you a big hug. But my mother said he was a really friendly guy. I’m not sure he actually remembers much anymore, and he goes in and out of Dutch, which is his original language, so he’ll speak Dutch and English and then a mash-up and then maybe some other new words well,” he said. told the outlet.
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He said the information isn’t “handing him his resignation,” but it’s a bit of a wake-up call.
“If you see Alzheimer’s preventionThe benefit of preventive action is that it affects the rest of you the life” Hemsworth told reporters. “When you have cardiovascular disease, cancerAnything—it’s all about sleep management, stress management, nutrition, movement, fitness. It’s all kind of the same tools that need to be applied consistently.”
If you want to know how you are working unlimited It has affected his work ethic, Hemsworth agrees, which has changed how much he takes and has made him a picky artist.
“Doing a death episode and facing your own mortality made me go, ‘Oh my God, I’m not ready to go yet.’ I want to sit in this place with more steadiness and gratitude. And then you start talking about kids and families and go, ‘Oh my God, they’re growing up, they’re growing up, and I keep slapping another movie on top of another movie. .’ Before you know it, they’re 18, and they’re gone from home, and I miss the window,” she said.
“It really inspired me to want to take some time off,” explained Hemsworth, adding, “And since we finished the show, I’ve been finishing up the things I was already contracted to do. Now that I’m done with the tour this week, I’m going home, and I’m going to have a good time and just simplify. childrenstay with me the wife”
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