Alan Taylor to Direct Thor Sequel

Posted on December 27, 2011

Chris Hemsworth as Thor


Deadline reports that Alan Taylor (Game of Thrones) has been hired by Marvel to direct the sequel to Thor. Kenneth Branagh did a terrific job directed Thor. The movie, starring Chris Hemsworth as Thor, was well received by critics and had a big $448 million worldwide box office gross. We were hoping Kenneth Branagh would return, but the Game of Thrones director should be able to deliver an awesome sequel.

Photo: Mark Fellman/Marvel

More from Watchers Watch


  • Dunkirk Tops Emoji Movie to Win Box Office for Second Straight Weekend


  • War for the Planet of the Apes Tops Box Office With $56.5 Million Opening


  • Despicable Me 3 Tops Box Office With $75 Million Opening




  • Transformers: The Last Knight Wins Box Office But Records Franchise Low


  • History Channel Series American Ripper Links Jack the Ripper and H.H. Holmes