Chris Hemsworth Reflects on Jeremy Renner’s Snowplow Accident

Chris Hemsworth Says Jeremy Renner's Accident Made Him Think About His Own Mortality: ‘Any of Us Can Go at Any Minute’

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A reflective second. Chris Hemsworth opened up about how Jeremy Renner’s almost deadly snowplow accident impacted his mindset.

“We had been all on our Avengers textual content chain, we had been all chatting. And it was wild. None of us actually knew how severe it was,” the Thor: Love and Thunder actor, 39, recalled in an interview with British GQ revealed on Tuesday, June 6. “I believe something like that, it’s a direct realization of ‘Wow, any of us can go at any minute.’”

Renner, 52 — who stars within the Avengers franchise alongside Hemsworth — was run over by a snowplow in January close to his house in Reno, Nevada. The Hawkeye star suffered “blunt chest trauma and orthopedic accidents” on the time, in accordance with his rep. He was airlifted to a close-by hospital and underwent surgical procedure for his quite a few accidents. Renner later revealed to Jimmy Kimmel that he broke “35 or so” bones throughout the New Yr’s Day incident.

Chris Hemsworth Says Jeremy Renner's Accident Made Him Think About His Own Mortality: ‘Any of Us Can Go at Any Minute’
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On the time of Renner’s accident, Hemsworth and a number of other of their Marvel costars despatched their well-wishes to the Mayor of Kingstown actor.

“We’re attending to the age now the place we’re going to start out dropping folks we love,” Hemsworth informed the journal. (The actor additionally famous that he not too long ago misplaced his 93-year-old grandfather, who had Alzheimer’s illness.)

Well being has been high of thoughts for the Australia native in latest months. In November 2022, the Thor star revealed whereas filming his docuseries Limitless — which focuses on going through the fact of ageing and loss of life — that he has a genetic predisposition to Alzheimer’s. Hemsworth underwent a collection of genetic exams for the Nationwide Geographic present and discovered that he has two copies of the gene APOE4: one from his mom and the opposite from his father.

“It’s like one in a thousand folks [who have two copies of the gene] … or one in 10,000. I can’t bear in mind,” Hemsworth stated to Vainness Honest on the time, including that the outcomes make him “eight to 10 instances extra possible” to battle the neurodegenerative situation in his lifetime.

On the time of the analysis, Hemsworth had not shared the information along with his children. The Thor: Ragnarok actor and his spouse, Elsa Pataky, share three youngsters: India, 10, and twins Sasha and Tristan, 9.

“I don’t assume they might have grasped the idea or have the understanding,” he defined. “However once more … it’s not like I’ve been handed my resignation and that is what it’s. … It’s not fairly that scenario, fortunately. At some point I’m positive I’ll carry it up. They in all probability wish to take a look at themselves and [find out], ‘Are you within the class that’s going to be delicate to this or not?’”