According to Marvel Studios, the character is being updated for the movie version of 'Thor,' in which the Norse warrior is cast down to Earth to live among humans. Chris Hemsworth stars as Thor in the movie, which begins shooting early next year. It is due in theaters May 20, 2011. Paramount will distribute the pic, to be directed by Kenneth Branagh.
Story first published: Tuesday, July 14, 2009, 15:39 [IST]