He was out at the end of last week on the soaking wet beaches of Malibu, catching some waves with his brother Luke.
But Liam Hemsworth looked a lot dryer on Monday evening as he attended the 2018 American Foundation for AIDS Research [amFAR] gala at Shaw Studios in Hong Kong.
The actor, 28, looked preened in the slick black number, under which he wore a crisp white shirt.
Liam added a bow tie and shiny loafers to the get-up, and styled his dark mane in a sweeping style.
Rocking his beard and adding a red pin to his lapel to support the occassion, Liam looked every inch the gent at the glitzy event.