'Game Of Thrones' Helmer Brian Kirk In Talks To Direct 'Thor 2'

Briefly: Marvel Studios is taking the next step in putting a Thor sequel into production; the studio is now in talks with Brian Kirk to direct the film that will follow on from Kenneth Branagh's first chapter. Variety has the news, saying that Brian Kirk's TV experience with large ensemble casts (Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire, Dexter and Luck) was a contributing factor in Marvel's decision to hire him.Thor 2 will be written by Don Payne, and is scheduled for release on July 26, 2013.