Jeff Goldblum and Karl Urban join Thor: Ragnarok

Adding to an already fantastic cast, Jeff Goldblum and Karl Urban have been cast in Thor: Ragnarok.

The pair will joining Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba Tessa Thompson and Mark Ruffalo who will be showing up as Bruce Banner/The Hulk.

“The continuation of the epic Thor franchise will be powerful and unique, and with the additions of Cate, Jeff, Tessa, Karl, and Mark to the cast we have the makings of his most dangerous and heroic adventure yet,” producer Kevin Feige said in a statement.

“The sheer, raw talent each of these actors brings to the screen can’t be quantified. Having any one of them join the Marvel Cinematic Universe would be an honor, and having all of them is incredible.”

Jeff Goldblum will be playing Grandmaster, an eccentric character not unlike Benicio Del Toro’s Collector from Guardians of the Galaxy, while Karl Urban has been cast as Skurge the Executioner.

New Zealand director Taika Waititi, whose Hunt for the Wilderpeople releases this week, is behind the camera.

Thor: Ragnarok is due to hit theatres on November 3, 2017.


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