Hemsworth brothers tipped as Hollywood breakthrough stars

Last Updated: May 17, 2010, 10:02 AM IST

London: Australian acting brothers Chris and Liam Hemswoth have been tipped to be the next big thing in showbiz after the pair landed breakthrough prizes at two separate awards ceremonies.

`Star Trek` star Chris Hemsworth, who is set to appear in upcoming superhero blockbuster `Thor`, scooped the top accolade at the Australians in Film event, while Liam picked up the same title at Nylon Magazine`s Young Hollywood Awards.

Twenty-year-old Liam paid tribute to his family and friends in his acceptance speech, even singling out his The Last Song co-star and real-life girlfriend Miley Cyrus for special praise, Contactmusic reported.

Other winners at the Young Hollywood Awards include `Twilight` stars Ashley Greene and Nikki Reed, who were named Style Icon and Superstar in the Making respectively, while Nina Dobrev was hailed with the Making Their Mark prize.