Top Stories

‘Game of Thrones’ Helmer Alan Taylor to Direct ‘Thor 2′

‘Game of Thrones’ Helmer Alan Taylor to Direct ‘Thor 2′

Game of Thrones director Alan Taylor has been chosen as the director for the upcoming sequel to this summer’s blockbuster superhero flick, Thor.

Taylor‘s hiring comes just weeks after the departure of Patty Jenkins (Monster) from the project, which infuriated star Natalie Portman, who was excited to work with the director. Jenkins would have been the first female director of a major superhero movie.

Alan beat out fellow Games of Thrones helmer Daniel Minahan for the lucrative job, according to THR.

Thor 2 is expected to hit theaters in November 2013.

WILL YOU WATCH Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman in Thor 2?

Like Just Jared on Facebook

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Tyler Perry tweets about Bobbi Kristina's death - US Weekly
  • Terrence Howard sued by ex-wife for alleged beating - TMZ
  • Jimmy Kimmel chokes up while discussing Cecil the Lion - Gossip Cop
  • The Vampire Diaries casts three new villains - Just Jared Jr
  • 10 of the hottest male celeb butts - Radar
  • See Ashlee Simpson's gorgeous wedding photos - Huffington Post
  • Tom Cruise is having a very good week - Lainey Gossip
  • Shaft is getting a remake - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here