Thursday, October 15, 2015

"Thor: Ragnarok" Updates

Marvel Studios have confirmed that actor Mark Ruffalo will reprise his role as 'Bruce Banner'/'The Hulk' in "Thor: Ragnarok" starring Chris Hemsworth for director Taika Waititi ("What We Do In The Shadows") opening November 3, 2017:

Cast also includes Tom Hiddleston, Jaimie Alexander, Ray Stevenson and Anthony Hopkins.

'Ragnarok', created by Mark Millar of "Kick-Ass" fame... a super-villain debuting in Marvels "Civil War" #3 (July 2006) as a 'cyborg clone' of Thor.

"...when 'Thor' was missing in action, presumed dead, 'Tony Stark' took one of his hairs, which he had retained from the first meeting of the 'Avengers' and cloned the 'Asgardian' DNA with Stark technology. This resulted in the creation of a new, cyborg Thor. 

"Ragnarok has all the powers and knowledge of Thor including super-strength, extensive combat knowledge, stamina, high resistance to physical injury, immunity to Earthly diseases, superhuman agility and reflexes.

"Ragnarok's hammer, though not the enchanted 'Mjolnir', is constructed of a 'vibranium' and 'adamantium' alloy, able to absorb and discharge lightning, with circuitry in its head, allowing Ragnarok to direct it mentally..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Thor: Ragnarok"...