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January 16, 2012

heimdall elba Idris Elba Confirms Hell Be Back For Thor 2Just a few days after it was confirmed that Jaimie Alexander would be returning to Asgard for Thor 2 comes word, via MTV, that Idris Elba will be back in the role of Heimdall as well.

“Thor 2 for sure,” Elba responded when asked about future appearances in the Marvel Universe, “… We’re going at it again.”

The actor did admit that he

man 00793rv3 Thor 2 Director: Alan Taylor Reportedly Chosen to Replace Patty Jenkins, Kenneth Branagh

Third time’s a charm? According to Deadline, Alan Taylor has been selected by Marvel to direct ‘Thor 2.’ The television veteran replaces Patty Jenkins who left and/or was possibly removed after having creative differences with the studio. Jenkins, best known for the indie film ‘Monster’ with Charlize Theron, was the choice to take over the franchise for Kenneth Branagh.

Taylor has limited experience as a feature director… Continue reading 'Thor 2' Director: Alan Taylor Reportedly Chosen to Replace Patty Jenkins, Kenneth Branagh

Director Alan Taylor Claims Thor 2

December 24, 2011

alantaylorthor2 Director Alan Taylor Claims Thor 2After losing director Patty Jenkins earlier this month over creative differences, Marvel Studios have decided upon a replacement for their sequel Thor 2, and according to Deadine, it’s Alan Taylor, the director who has mainly been helming television shows for HBO like “Game of Thrones,” “Boardwalk Empire” and “The Sopranos” (for which he won an Emmy) with a resum that goes

Thor Movie Chris Hemsworth Sound Off: Who Should Direct Thor 2?

What sounded like a pretty cool combination of Marvel-ous mayhem and indie-style insight has now, unfortunately, dissolved. A few days ago, we reported that director Patty Jenkins (she directed the award-winning Monster in 2003) is no longer attached to direct Chris Hemsworth in the upcoming sequel to the summer hit Thor. Thor 2 is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2013, but obviously the next order… Continue reading Sound Off: Who Should Direct 'Thor 2'?

man fx 0011c 1 Patty Jenkins Will Direct Thor 2Score one for the females. Following a slew of rumors, Deadline has finally confirmed that Patty Jenkins will direct ‘Thor 2.’ Jenkins is best known for her work on ‘Monster,’ the 2003 movie starring Charlize Theron, who went on to win an Oscar for her role as serial killer Aileen Wuornos. Jenkins may seem like a strange choice — and not just because most superhero films are directed… Continue reading Patty Jenkins Will Direct 'Thor 2'