Thor is an upcoming American superhero film based on the comic book of the same name appearing in. The film will star Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, , Jamie and Anthony Hopkins with directing a script by Mark Protosevich, Ashley Miller, Zack Stentz and Don Payne. Thor will be a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and is scheduled to be released on May 6, 2011.The film is scheduled to be released in 3-D.
The project of a film adaptation of Thor was in development hell for several years before Marvel Studios signed Protosevich to write its script in 2006.was to direct the film in late 2008 for a release in 2010. Branagh replaced Vaughn in late 2008, and the film's release was rescheduled into 2011. The main characters were cast in 2009 and principal photography took place from January–May 2010.
A teaser trailer for the film was shown at the 2010 San Diego Comic-Con International and was later leaked on the internet.