Thor

Stars Talk First Day on Set of Thor

ThorThe Thor filming is underway and several of the stars give us some heads up on how the first day went. Actress Jaimie Alexander, who will portray Sif, said the following on Twitter: “Having a jolly good time here in Asgard! Met Jon Favreau today… what a freakin bad ass.

Thor

Thor

Thor

Release Date: May 20th, 2011 (wide)

Idris Elba

‘Thor’ movie gets Idris Elba

Idris ElbaIdris Elba who starred in Obsessed and RocnRolla has joined the cast of "Thor," the Marvel Studios film centering on none other than the Norse god of thunder, Thor. We already knew that Chris Hemsworth will star as Thor; Tom Hiddleston will play Loki, and Natalie Portman will portray Jane Foster, Thor's love interest .

Elba will play non other than Heimdall, the Guardian of Asgard, he stands guard on the BiFrost Bridge ready to defend the city from all intruders.