Chris Hemsworth wished “Avengers” co-star Chris Evans a cheerful birthday — by sharing a photograph of Chris Pratt.
To rejoice Evans’ fortieth birthday Sunday, the “Thor” actor, 37, penned a heartfelt message for him on social media.
“Glad fortieth birthday Chris Evans, you’ll all the time be number one in my e book,” Hemsworth wrote on Instagram Saturday.
Nevertheless, as an alternative of attaching a photograph of Evans to his birthday tribute, Hemsworth hilariously trolled his fellow Marvel star by sharing an image of himself with Pratt, 41, on the set of “Thor: Love and Thunder,” which is about to hit theaters in February 2022. Within the snap, the “Guardians of the Galaxy” star could be seen sporting his Star-Lord costume, whereas Hemsworth has on Thor’s blonde wig.
Hemsworth’s put up, which has obtained over 5.2 million likes, was flooded with laughing emojis from fellow celebrities and followers. Additionally they did not neglect to want Evans a cheerful fortieth birthday.
“Good one,” commented Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Hemsworth’s co-star in 2020’s “Extraction.”
“Chris Evans seems to be completely different,” a follower joked, whereas one other mentioned, “Man. Chris has modified over time.”
“A little bit involved at how many individuals within the feedback do not get that it is a joke,” one other consumer wrote, addressing those that corrected Hemsworth concerning the picture.
Throughout a 2019 interview with Selection, Hemsworth spoke about his friendship together with his “Avengers” co-stars and the way he shaped a “brotherly bond” with Evans.
“There’s a mentor component with [Robert] Downey. There’s an unimaginable friendship with Scarlett [Johansson] and [Jeremy] Renner and [Mark] Ruffalo,” he mentioned. “With Chris Evans, I’ve an actual brotherly bond. I believe they wouldn’t pair us up on this press tour, as a result of we simply spend the entire time screwing round and none of it’s on matter.”
The outlet later reached out to Evans about Hemsworth’s assertion, and the “Gifted” star confirmed it.
“Which is such bulls—!” Evans mentioned whereas laughing. “We had an excessive amount of enjoyable collectively, and actually like youngsters at school, we had been separated as a result of we weren’t getting s— carried out.”
Evans additionally shared his thought for a film that he and Hemsworth may do collectively after wrapping up their Marvel stint.
“I might like to do a kind of ’80s buddy comedies, the place we may shed the characters we’re identified for,” he mentioned.
Other than Hemsworth, Evans’ pals and hundreds of followers additionally showered him with love on his birthday. The actor took to Twitter Sunday to thank everybody who made the day additional particular for him.
“Thanks for all of the birthday love!! Feeling extremely grateful right now. You place a smile on this haggard, previous face. I like you all!!” Evans tweeted.