Thor 2 Won’t Be Directed By Kenneth Branagh

But a date for the release has been set: 26 July 2013

Marvel Studios has announced that Thor 2 will be released on 26 July 2013. Kenneth Branagh will not be directing, though he may remain on board in a producing capacity. Chris Hemsworth will reprise the title role, having played the God of Thunder in The Avengers in the meantime. Iron Man 3 is also due for a 2013 release, on 3 May. The first Thor movie has so far earned $437 million worldwide.

So, who do you think should direct the next Thor movie? Matthew Vaughn? Edgar Wright? Lars Von Trier? Uwe Boll? Suggestions below, please…