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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
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
“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
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
Marvel has unveiled three new clips of “Thor: The Dark World” featuring stars Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christopher Eccleston and Jaimie Alexander. This sequel to 2011’s “Thor” is directed by Alan Taylor (who replaces Kenneth Branagh) and also stars Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Chris O’Dowd, Kat Dennings, Stellan Skarsgård and Idris Elba. “Thor: The Dark World” is set during the events following 2012’s epic blockbuster “The Avengers,” which had Thor joining forces with his fellow superheroes. But in this latest installment, Thor must once again rise up as the soleRead More
The first clip released from “Thor: The Dark World” reminds us of Loki’s most recognized lines from all of the trailers, “You must be truly desperate to come to me for help,” Tom Hiddleston croons to Chris Hemsworth from behind his glass cage. Thor and Loki have had a troubled relationship, after Loki’s attempt to destroy his brother (and New York) and claim the throne of Asgard for himself in both “Thor” and “The Avengers,” but our heroes have to put all of this aside in order to team upRead More
During last night’s episode of “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD”, the newest and latest “Thor: The Dark World” TV spot aired. It’s only a minute long but it’s filled with plenty of new footage, including a brief glimpse at the return of a shirtless Chris Hemsworth, which we can thank the Asgardian Gods for. Kat Dennings gets the last laugh in this spot and her Darcy doesn’t disappoint in bringing the comedic relief yet again, so needed in a movie like this.  This time Jane Foster, played by Natalie Portman, travelsRead More