Chris Hemsworth Cast As Thor

Chris Hemsworth, the Australian actor, who can be currently seen playing George Kirk in Star Trek, has been cast at Thor in the upcoming Red Dawn film according to Nikki Finke’s Deadline Hollywood.

Chris who is relatively unknown in the United States, is a huge star in Australia. He played Kim Hyde on 171 episodes of Home and Away, the successful Oz TV series chronicling the lives and loves of the residents of Summer Bay, a small Aussie coastal town. He’s currently filming Joss Whedon’s horror flick Cabin In The Woods

Say hello to tomorrow’s comic book movie star!