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Posted On October 23, 2014By Linda GeIn Videos

Watch: First Trailer for ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

The first trailer for Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron” has been released, giving us our first glimpse of the superhero team all back together for the first time since 2012. Robert Downey Jr as Iron Man, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Chris Evans as Captain America, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye and Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk are seen more defeated than ever as they come face to face with Ultron (played and voiced by James Spader). There’s also glimpses in here of Elizabeth Olsen and AaronRead More
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Those who’ve been clamoring for a big screen adaptation of “Moby Dick” is about to get the closest thing to it. Ron Howard’s “In the Heart of the Sea” tells the true story of the ship and its crew which inspired Herman Melville to eventually write the iconic novel, and now the first trailer has been released. Based on Nathaniel Philbrick’s factual retelling “In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex,” the film stars Chris Hemsworth as a first mate aboard whaling ship the Essex, whichRead More
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Chris Hemsworth finds himself the subject of an international hacking network investigation in the first trailer for Michael Mann‘s cyber thriller “Blackhat.” The film marks Mann’s first feature since 2009’s “Public Enemies” and centers on the hunt for a mysterious hacker (or possibly more than one) behind a high-level cybercrime network that ranges from the U.S. to Hong Kong to Jakarta. In order to prevent more hacking incidents (which have included four major banks) from occurring, the U.S. and Chinese government hire Nicholas Hathaway (Hemsworth), a convicted hacker who isRead More
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Posted On August 25, 2014By Layla HedgesIn Casting

Chris Hemsworth and Charlie Day Joining ‘Vacation’

Actors Chris Hemsworth and Charlie Day are in negotiations to join the cast of New Line comedy “Vacation”. Based on the classic 1980s films with Chevy Chase, the new version follows Rusty Griswold (Ed Helms), the now grown up son of Clark (Chase) as he takes his family on a vacation similar to the ones he went on when he was young. Hemsworth is to play the significant other of Rusty’s sister Audrey, while Day will cameo as a river rafting guide. They join Christina Applegate who will be playingRead More
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Entertainment Weekly has revealed the set of first official images of the much anticipated “Avengers: Age of Ultron”. The next entry in the Marvel saga features the Avengers as they reassemble to battle the big bad known as Ultron (James Spader). The usual supercrew are joined this time by the additions of Quicksilver (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) and Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen), otherwise known as Pietro and Wanda Maximoff. The images give us our first glimpse of the new characters and plot, as well as regulars including Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Bruce BannerRead More
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Posted On June 24, 2014By Layla HedgesIn Casting

Chris Hemsworth in Talks to Lead ‘Doc Savage’

Chris Hemsworth has reportedly met with writer and director Shane Black (“Iron Man 3″) to possibly play titular role in “Doc Savage.” Based on a pulp comic series of the 1930s, Doc Savage is a hero the director stated needs to be a “perfect physical specimen” with superhuman strength, memory and intelligence. Set to be a Sony Pictures production, there had been some uncertainty as to the status of the project due to budgetary issues. Now with a name like Hemsworth potentially attached, it seems to be moving forward. ThisRead More
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Chris Hemsworth is taking a break from saving our planet from alien invasions to take down cyber terrorism as seen in the first photo from Michael Mann‘s thriller “Cyber.” Plot details for “Cyber” — which may or may not be retitled “Black Hat” — are still being kept hush. However, Mann did unveiled some details during an interview back in February. “With great facility the people in the film move between Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Los Angeles and Chicago. And the film’s story takes you from those places toRead More
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It’s a foreign film that’s achieved crossover success in the US, so of course a remake is on its way. The Wrap reports “The Expendables 3″ director Patrick Hughes is now negotiating to direct the US version of Gareth Evans’ “The Raid,” and preliminary casting rumors have brothers Chris Hemsworth and Liam Hemsworth on the filmmaker’s “maybe” list. The original film starred martial arts expert Iko Uwais as a young cop who, along with a S.W.A.T. team, must storm an apartment building wherein a dangerous gang of mobsters are hidingRead More
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“Thor” star Chris Hemsworth will be waking up bright and early on Thursday, January 16th to announce the 86th Academy Awards® nominations alongside Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, it was announced today. Hemsworth is the first male actor to take do the honors in quite a while, following in the footsteps of Emma Stone last year, Jennifer Lawrence the year prior and Anne Hathaway before that. BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Actor Chris Hemsworth and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs will announce the 86th AcademyRead More
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It’s been a long process, but it looks like Aaron Johnson will officially be Quicksilver in Joss Whedon’s Marvel superhero team-up sequel “The Avengers: Age of Ultron,” with his contract talks finally closing today, according to The Wrap. The Wrap reports scheduling issues with Johnson’s publicity commitments to another potential franchise, “Godzilla,” was what kept his deal from being finalized for so long. With his schedule now cleared, it must be only a matter of time until Elizabeth Olsen’s deal comes together as well, since his “Godzilla” co-star is inRead More