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Loki: 14 Facts About The Cast You Need To Know

Loki is an American series set in the MCU showing the story of Loki after the events of the movie Avengers: Endgame. Its first season is out and no Marvel fan can stop themselves from watching it. Let’s look at some facts about the cast that you need to know and get an inside scoop of the actors whose characters we love on screen.

1. Tom Hiddleston actually auditioned for Thor but was cast as Loki.

Tom Hiddleston actually auditioned for Thor, but was cast as Loki.
Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston.

2. Owen Wilson had very little knowledge about MCU before being cast in the series.

Owen Wilson had very little knowledge about MCU before being cast in the series.
Owen Wilson plays Mobius in the series.

3. Owen and Tom worked together in the movie Midnight in Paris (2011) before Loki.

Owen and Tom worked together in the movie Midnight in Paris (2011) before Loki.
Owen played the main character Gil, and Tom played F. Scott Fitzgerald.

4. Tom explained to Owen the complete MCU mythology and Loki. They called it the “Loki lectures.”

Tom explained to Owen the complete MCU mythology and Loki. They called it the "Loki lectures."
Tom and Owen playing their characters on the show.

5. Tom visited Owen’s home and continued the Loki lecture till midnight.

Tom visited Owen's home and continued the Loki lecture till midnight.
Tom and Owen.

6. Kate Herron, the show’s executive producer, and director explained MCU history to Wunmi.

Kate Herron, the show's executive producer and director explained MCU history to Wunmi.
Wunmi playing Hunter B-15.

7. Tom Hiddleston didn’t know about the series until the spring of 2018.

Tom Hiddleston didn't know about Loki until the spring of 2018.
Tom had no idea about the series.

8. Wunmi Mosaku had no idea she was auditioning for the show.

Wunmi Mosaku had no idea she was auditioning for Loki.
Wunmi was sent some scenes for an “untitled project.”

9. Gugu Mbatha-Raw had previously auditioned for Marvel a few times. She plays Ravonna Renslayer on the show.

Gugu Mbatha-Raw had previously auditioned for Marvel a few times. She plays Ravonna Renslayer on the show.
Gugu playing Ravonna.

10. Gugu tried to watch all the Marvel movies she hadn’t seen, before filming started.

Gugu tried to watch all the Marvel movies she hadn't seen, before starting filming.
Gugu tried to watch all the marvel movies.

11. Wunmi and Gugu would catch each other’s eyes and try not to laugh, when Loki tries to use his magic in the courtroom but cannot, in Episode 1.

Wunmi and Gugu would catch each other's eyes and try not to laugh, when Loki tries to use his magic in the courtroom but cannot, in Episode 1.
Wunmi and Gugu tried hard not to break character.

12. Owen Wilson suggested Mobius’s gray crew cut.

Owen Wilson suggested Mobius's gray crew cut.
Owen wore a similar hairstyle for the series Documentary Now.

13. Director Kate Herron had a five-hour conversation with Tom Hiddleston about Loki, the first time they ever met.

Director Kate Herron had a five hour conversation with Tom Hiddleston about Loki, the first time they ever met.
Tom Hiddleston and Kate Herron.

14. There is no confirmation of Season 2 of the show but Tom is open to continue playing Loki.

There is no confirmation of Season 2 of the show but Tom is open to continue playing Loki.
Tom Hiddleston is open to playing Loki in the future.

The first season is completed and we hope there will be a season 2. Fans cannot wait to see these characters on the show again.

Written by FandomWire Staff