Archive for Thor 2

News: Thor: The Dark World Set Pics And Casting News

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 30, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Director Alan Taylor is busy filming Thor: The Dark World here in the UK for the next month or so and superherohype.com have managed to get ahold of some pics of the set while the production is busy in Bourne Wood.  Continue reading

News: Thor: The Dark World Closing In On Its Villain

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 4, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

 

We reported a few months back that Mads Mikkelsen, best known for playing Le Chiffre in Casino Royale, was being lined up to play the villain in Thor 2, now officially known as Thor: The Dark World. Mads had to drop out after committing himself to the Hannibal TV series. Thor isn’t the only superhero franchise to be affected by Hannibal either – David Slade had to drop out of making the new Daredevil feature for Fox Studios after agreeing to direct the pilot. So, who are Marvel Studios lining up to play the new big bad opposite Chris Hemsworth? Continue reading

News: More Iron Man 3 Casting News and Potential Thor 2 Big Bad

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 26, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

Well, yes, of course that would happen. As soon as I write a round up of Marvel movie news, a truckload of casting info is revealed for Iron Man 3 and a familiar face enters talks for the role of big bad in Thor 2. Let’s get to it… Continue reading

News: Marvel Movie Round-Up – The Avengers, The Hulk, Iron Man 3, and Ant-Man

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 25, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

You don’t need me to tell you The Avengers has been HUGE. A billion dollars box office in NINETEEN days. To put that in to perspective, it took Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight six months to reach the billion dollar mark. Marvel/Disney are dancing all the way to the bank, but what happens now? It’ll be three years until Avengers 2 if we’re lucky, what shall we do in the meantime? Worry not, Marvel has some plans (apparently)… Continue reading

News: Thor 2 FINALLY Has A Director

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 5, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

So, after the on and the off dance involving Patty Jenkins and Marvel Studios, we finally have a director for Thor 2. Continue reading

News: Thor 2 Loses Director Patty Jenkins

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , on December 7, 2011 by Bjorn Grainger

This is disappointing news – Patty Jenkins has dropped out of directing Thor 2 due to that old trope ‘creative differences’. Apparently neither side were could agree on the direction of the franchise. Continue reading

News: Star Trek Sequel Delayed Until 2013

Posted in Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on November 15, 2011 by Bjorn Grainger

J.J. Abrams has confirmed that the next Star Trek will not be released until 2013. Shock! Horror! Okay, maybe not. Continue reading