In addition to reprising his four movies, the 28-year-old Aussie will welcome a child with his wife, Elsa Pataky, this spring, the couple tells ¡Hola!
The actors, who wed in December 2010, are "delighted and very excited" to become first-time parents. Explains Spanish actress Pataky, 35, "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."
What does Hemsworth love most about his wife, who recently starred opposite Vin Diesel and Paul Walker in "Fast Five"?
"She's always smiling," Hemsworth told Us Weekly in April. "She's a lot of fun to be around."