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.