AUSTRALIA, July 7, 2016 (Gephardt Daily) — “Thor: Ragnarok” began filming in Australia with stars Chris Hemsworth, Cate Blanchett and Karl Urban.
Chris Hemsworth posted a video on Instagram to mark the first day of shooting:
The “Thor: Ragnarok” cast includes also includes Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Idris Elba as Heimdall, Jaimie Alexander as Sif, and Anthony Hopkins as Odin, plus Avengers co-star Mark Ruffalo as The Hulk.
New to the Marvel Cinematic Universe are Cate Blanchett as the villainous Hela, Jeff Goldblum as the Grandmaster, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, and Karl Urban as Skurge.
Ruffalo, in a recent interview said Blanchett is a really terrifying villain. “She plays the worst of the worst. So evil! She is going to kill us. It’s such a great part she gets to play.”
“Thor: Ragnarok” is scheduled to open in theaters November 3, 2017.