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Chris Hemsworth wants Star Wars role

Chris Hemsworth wants Star Wars role

Nov 21 2012, 4:02am CST | by

Chris Hemsworth wants to star in the new 'Star Wars' movies because he was such a fan of the film series growing up.

Chris Hemsworth wants to star in the new 'Star Wars' movies. The 'Avengers' actor was a huge fan of the original films when he was growing up, so would jump at the chance at a part in the recently-...

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Chris Hemsworth wants Star Wars role

Nov 21 2012, 4:02am CST | by

Chris Hemsworth wants to star in the new 'Star Wars' movies because he was such a fan of the film series growing up.

Chris Hemsworth wants to star in the new 'Star Wars' movies.
The 'Avengers' actor was a huge fan of the original films when he was growing up, so would jump at the chance at a part in the recently-announced Episodes VII, VIII, and IX in the sci-fi series.
Asked if he would be interested in the new films, he told MTV News: ''Oh man, I love those films. That's the sort of bread and butter of my film experience as a kid. I would love to work on something like that.''
The 29-year-old star also admitted he is sad to have missed out on a part in the films based on J. R. R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy.
He added: ''I also loved 'Lord of the Rings'. I would have loved to have done something in that world.''
Meanwhile, Lawrence Kasdan - who was involved in writing the original 'Star Wars' trilogy - and Simon Kinberg have reportedly closed deals to pen the final two movies in the new series.
The pair will join 'Little Miss Sunshine' writer Michael Arndt, who was previously announced to be writing episode VII for Disney Pictures.
However, it is not clear how the division of writing the two films will be made.

 
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5 days ago

Is Robert Downey Jr. in Captain America 3? Civil War Likely!

Oct 14 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Remember last week when Robert Downey Jr. confirmed he would be in Iron Man 4, and then told David Letterman that there was no Iron Man 4, but that Marvel was working on something else? Well, now we (think) we know what that “something else” was. Variety is reporting that Downey will be joining the cast of Captain America 3 and that the storyline will follow a popular comic series in the Marvel universe that is called Civil War. It appears that ...
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1 week ago

Avengers 3: Will Marvel Really Change the WHOLE TEAM?

Oct 6 2014 11:31am CDT | Source: movie pilot

Avengers: Age of Ultron may still be half a year away, but that doesn't mean we can't all already be completely obsessed with Avengers 3.After all, we've long assumed that it would be the conclusion of the epic saga of Thanos, the Infinity Gauntlet and - if what we currently know remains true - the end of Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, and (assuming we see a Thor 3 in the meantime) Chris Hemsworth's current contracts.But, what if t ...
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1 week ago

‘Avengers 3′ Might Not Feature The Stars Of Phase 1 and 2

Oct 6 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Slash Film

We don’t know when The Avengers 3 is going to be released. We don’t know who’s going to write it, who’s going to direct it, but we always thought we know who’d star. Now, even that may be up in the air. A new rumor says that whatever Marvel Studios has planned for the eventual third Avengers film isn’t what we think at all. It may not even feature many of the big stars of Phase 1 and 2. Stars like Chris Evans as Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Tho ...
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1 week ago

Rumor: Iron Man's Whole New Team for Avengers 3

Oct 6 2014 12:33am CDT | Source: ign

While fans might love to see the likes of Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth in Marvel movies forever, the massively-successful stars have only a couple movies left in their contracts with the House of Ideas. But don't cry yet -- according to a new rumor, Marvel may have solved their dilemma by using an entirely new team in Avengers 3, lead by Downey Jr.'s Iron Man. Warning: Potential spoil ...
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2 weeks ago

Keegan-Michael Key Set For Vacation Reboot

Sep 29 2014 8:18pm CDT | Source: Empire Online

And he'll be married to Regina Hall...Though he’s still best known for the comedy he generates alongside Jordan Peele on US TV, Keegan-Michael Key has been making a name for himself as a reliable laugh-grabber in supporting film roles. The team behind the new sequel-reboot Vacation clearly think he’d add to the mirth, hiring him to appear alongside Regina Hall.John Francis Daley and Jonathan Go ...
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2 weeks ago

Casting Net: Keegan-Michael Key and Regina Hall join 'Vacation;' more

Sep 29 2014 6:58pm CDT | Source: ew

• Keegan-Michael Key and Regina Hall have signed on for New Line's Vacation reboot, joining Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Chris Hemsworth, and Leslie Man ...
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2 weeks ago

Keegan-Michael Key and Regina Hall Join New Line’s ‘Vacation’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Sep 29 2014 4:40pm CDT | Source: Variety

“Key and Peele’s” Keegan-Michael Key and Regina Hall are set to join the cast of New Line’s “Vacation” reboot. Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Chris Hemsworth and Leslie Mann are also on board. “Horrible Bosses” scribes John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein are set to make their feature directorial debut from a script they penned. The... Read more » ...
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3 weeks ago

Trailers & Images: blackhat, Jupiter Ascending

Sep 25 2014 5:33pm CDT | Source: Dark Horizons

The first promotional push for Michael Mann's new film "blackhat" has arrived with a bunch of new photos and a trailer for the film going online today ahead of its January 16th 2015 release. Chris Hemsworth plays a former hacker now imprison who is offered a shorter sentence in exchange for helping track down a cyber criminal with uncertain motives who has been manipulating the world's financial markets. The trailer itself is exclusively availab ...
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3 weeks ago

Jeremy Renner Isn’t Gunning for a Hawkeye Standalone

Sep 24 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: slash film

For many stars, a Marvel contract means the possibility of a standalone movie, or several of them. Robert Downey Jr. has had three already, and Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth have had two each. Even Scarlett Johansson has been happy to play up the Black Widow movie rumors, though Kevin Feige‘s been dragging his feet about confirming anything just yet. But there hasn’t been much chatter about a potential Hawkeye solo film — and Jeremy Renn ...
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4 weeks ago

Paranormal Activity 5: Release Date & Title Revealed

Sep 17 2014 2:56pm CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Paranormal Activity 5 has been given a release date that continues the series’ "new" trend of not having their films open on their traditional date surrounding Halloween. Paranormal Activity 5 was initially set to premiere this Halloween, and clearly that isn’t happening. Now we have word that Paramount is moving the fifth movie in the Paranormal Activity series from October 25 to March 13, 2015. The film now has ...
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