Marvel has had their artwork department, er, hammer out a one-sheeter for “Thor” in advance of this weekend’s trailer launch.
The Kenneth ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Branagh directed blockbuster stars Aussie lad Chris Hemsworth as the Norse God. Natalie Portman, Anthony Hopkins, Tom Hiddleston, Rene Russo, Stellan Skarsgard, Jaimie Alexander, and Kat Dennings also stars. Clark Gregg also makes an appearance, reprising his Agent Coulson role from the “Iron Man” films.
Here’s the official synopsis : Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment present the epic adventure, “Thor,” which spans the Marvel Universe from present day Earth to the realm of Asgard. At the center of the story is the mighty Thor (Chris Hemsworth), a powerful but arrogant warrior whose reckless actions reignite an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth by his father Odin (Anthony Hopkins) and is forced to live among humans. A beautiful, young scientist, Jane Foster (Natalie Portman), has a profound effect on Thor, as she ultimately becomes his first love. It’s while here on Earth that Thor learns what it takes to be a true hero when the most dangerous villain of his world sends the darkest forces of Asgard to invade Earth.
“Thor” – one of two ‘Thor’ movies due out next year, this is the other one – is released May 6, 2011.