One of the long awaited screen debuts of a Marvel Comics character is coming up in about a year. The Mighty God of Thunder, Thor, is set to shake things up in Superhero World.
Here is the first publicity still for the movie directed by Kenneth Branagh and starring Sir Anthony Hopkins and Natalie Portman.
Chris Hemsworth, another in the seemingly endless supply of male leads from Oz, plays the hammer-toting god.
I sure as hell hope they can bulk this guy up to look more the part and not just digitally.
He certainly is pretty enough.
And here's a reminder of what Thor should look like:
First, art by Boris Vallejo:
Second, a costumed realization: