Thor is on the case! Hemsworth to star in new comedy cop film
- Avengers star Chris Hemsworth is to take the new star role in a comedic cop movie
- The actor is set to play an undercover detective
- Tiffany Haddish will join the film, which is currently titled Down Under Cover
Fresh off the back of Avengers: Endgame, Chris Hemsworth will star in a new comedy as an undercover detective.
Hemsworth will join comedy star Tiffany Haddish in the comedy about two mismatched police investigating a series of casino heists. The film has a budget of US$40 million and is being produced by Anthony and Joe Russo, the directors of Avengers: Endgame.
Paramount has said production will start in February for Down Under Cover, with no release on the table yet.
Hemsworth, 35, plays Thor in the 'Avengers' franchise, while 39-year-old Haddish made her breakthrough in 2017 with Girls Trip - a comedy in which she played the role of a loud-mouth but well-meaning friend.