'Star Trek' star strikes gold, 'A-Team' possibly gets its Face and more ...

It looks like Hollywood has a new It Guy. Hot off a short (but memorable) turn as George Kirk in 'Star Trek,' Chris Hemsworth has nabbed the leads in both Kenneth Branagh's Norse superhero movie 'Thor' and the remake of the '80s Russian invasion cult classic 'Red Dawn.'

In other news, 'Hangover' star Bradley Cooper may be the new face of Face in 'The A-Team,' Jennifer Connelly and Liam Neeson take a 'Wrong' turn in 'Milk' scribe Dustin Lance Black's directorial debut, and Sean Penn plays a retired rock star in search of a Nazi war criminal (seriously).

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As the son of Odin (Anthony Hopkins), king of the Norse gods, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) will soon inherit... Read More

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