For those who are too young to remember, as well as being a mythological character, Thor was a huge star in the 70's and 80's. The character was brought to life by Jon Mikl Thor who initially acted as a bodybuilder. Once he has the look of Thor, he went on to become a popular figure in entertainment and has his own band and went on to act in some movies.
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Mexican Actress Adriana Barraza Has Been Secretly Fighting A Battle Against Breast Cancer.
The Thor star, 59, was diagnosed earlier this year (15), and has been undergoing chemotherapy treatments ever since, according to entertainment news site TVNotas.
Barraza's husband and family members have been taking care of the star as she recuperates at her Miami, Florida home.
The Golden Globe and Oscar-nominated actress has a number of projects in the works, including The 33, the Chilean miner drama starring Antonio Banderas, due out in November (15).
'The Avengers: Age of Ultron' star Jeremy Renner has denied his 'Avengers' character Hawkeye is among the lesser of the superheroes.
Jeremy Renner has denied his 'Avengers' character Hawkeye is among the lesser of the superheroes.
The 44-year-old actor, who stars in 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron', has claimed that although his on-screen character doesn't boast the obvious supernatural powers of Thor and Hulk, he's a worthy member of the team.
He told 'The Tonight Show': ''When you're on a team with the Hulk and Thor and we're all up there on the movie screen; will people believe that I'm not quite as tough, will anyone even notice me.
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Virginia Macari, Kaste Dahl, Warren Meyler and Thor - Socialite Virginia Macari walking on Grafton Street with her husband Kaste Dahl, their son Thor, and TV producer Warren Meyler - Dublin, Ireland - Wednesday 19th November 2014
Elba, who played Heimdall in the franchise, and Hiddleston, who portrayed supervillain Loki, are heading back to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
In an interview with the U.K.'s Seven magazine, Elba admitted he will be making an appearance in the Avengers sequel, saying, "I'm in Avengers. And I'm doing a scene with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston..."
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She took to Twitter.com on Monday (16Jun14) to break the news and posted a photo of the newlyweds wearing matching black sweatshirts emblazoned with the words 'Mrs.' and 'Mr.'
She wrote, "That coffee date was Unreal @zacharylevi #marriedinmaui".
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Elizabeth Olsen is nervous about starring in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' as she hasn't had as much time to develop her character as returning cast members.
Elizabeth Olsen is nervous about starring in 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'.
The 25-year-old actress is one of the new stars to join the cast of the superhero movie - in which she will play the Scarlett Witch, alongside newcomer Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who will portray Quicksilver - and worries she has not had the same opportunity for character development as returning cast members.
She told MTV: ''It is intimidating going into a production where everyone has their characters fully fleshed out and they know their weaknesses and they have their comedy.
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The actor was practising the martial art with a pal when he fell awkwardly.
Hemsworth recalls, "He was showing me a thing or two and I fell back on it and it ended up at a right angle to my hand and the knuckle was sitting, like, half an inch down under my hand.
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There's glowing reviews for Thor 2 as it reaches UK audiences today! (November 1st 2013)
It seems to be that Thor 2: The Dark World is one of those films that you either love or hate - but most people seem to be loving it.The sequel to the 2011 comic adventure flick hits UK cinemas today and it seems that it is continuing to impress.
Natalie Portman as Jane Foster in Thor 2
Thor: The Dark World sees the return of Chris Hemsworth in the title role, alongside his onscreen brother Tom Hiddleston as Loki and love interest Natalie Portman as Jane Foster. While pretty much all the reviews on the web are insisting that it does not live up to the standards of the first movie, few people are complaining.
Continue reading: 'Thor 2: The Dark World' Is Far From A Franchise Killer
Christopher Eccleston has revealed the latex ears he wore for his role as Malekith the Accursed in 'Thor: The Dark World' used to get stuck in his own ear holes.
The 49-year-old actor takes on the role of villain Malekith the Accursed - the ruler of a race of dark elves - in the new Marvel superhero blockbuster and he admits the rubber that was used to create his prosthetic ears used to get lodged in his own ear holes.
Quizzed if he was tempted to keep any souvenirs from the lavish set, he said: ''I used to bring home lots of latex in my ears every night! Not sure if that counts. When you've done so much and actually take something, you end up with a house full of it.''
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Irons plays the young actor's dad in the mini-series, which combines four of William Shakespeare's history plays, and Hiddleston admits the veteran actor can pack a punch.
He tells TV Guide, "I thought Henry should hit (my character) Hal as hard as he could. Jeremy said, 'Are you sure you're all right with this?'
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