Chris Hemsworth and family donate $1M to Australian fire relief

Chris Hemsworth is the latest A-list celebrity to donate toward relief efforts as deadly brush fires burn in Australia.

According to E! News, the "Thor" and "Avengers" star announced in an Instagram post Monday that he and his family are contributing $1 million to the cause.

"Hopefully you guys can chip in, too," the Australian actor captioned the post. "Every penny counts, so whatever you can muster up is greatly appreciated."

 

Celeste Barber, an Australian comedian, also started a Facebook fundraiser that had raised more than $29 million by Tuesday morning.

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