Elsa Pataky and Chris Hemsworth attend Marvel Avengers Assemble European Premiere at Vue Westfield on April 19, 2012 in London, England. on April 19, 2012 in London, England.

Elsa Pataky and Chris Hemsworth. Photo: Getty Images

Chris Hemsworth has become a father with reports his wife Elsa Pataky has given birth to the couple's first child.

The 28-year-old Australian actor's first child was born in London, according to Us Weekly.

The magazine also reports the child will be named India.

Hemsworth and Pataky wed in 2010 and announced the baby news at the beginning of this year.

It's been a great year for Hemsworth, who has scored a massive hit with superhero blockbuster The Avengers, in which he portrays Thor.

His upcoming action film Snow White & The Huntsman is also set to become one of the year's biggest releases.

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