Thor New THOR: TDW Character Poster written by Sean Gerber September 5, 2013 Marvel has released a brand new character poster for THOR: THE DARK WORLD, opting to showcase the film’s main villain not named Loki, Christopher Eccleston’s Malekith. Thus far, the bulk of the film’s marketing has focused on the evolution and escalation of the brotherly love and hate between Thor and Loki. Malekith may still be destined to play second fiddle to Tom Hiddleston’s beloved Loki, but Marvel is wise to star shedding some light on the leader of the Dark Elves (apologies for the pun). Perhaps the next trailer will do the same. THOR: THE DARK WORLD will be in theaters on November 8, 2013. Marvel’s THOR: THE DARK WORLD continues the big screen adventures of Thor, the Mighty Avenger, as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself. In the aftermath of Marvel’s THOR and MARVEL’S THE AVENGERS, Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos…but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Christopher Eccleston, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Zachary Levi, Tadanobu Asano and Jaimie Alexander with Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins as Odin, THOR: THE DARK WORLD is directed by Alan Taylor, produced by Kevin Feige, from a story by Don Payne (credit not final) and screenplay by Christopher Yost and Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (credit not final) and is based on Marvel’s classic super hero Thor, who first appeared in the comic book JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #83 in August, 1962. THOR: THE DARK WORLD is presented by Marvel Studios. The executive producers are Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, Stan Lee, Victoria Alonso, Craig Kyle and Nigel Gostelow. The film releases November 8, 2013, and is distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. In addition to THOR: THE DARK WORLD, Marvel Studios will release a slate of films based on the Marvel characters including CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER on April 4, 2014; GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY on August 1, 2014; AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON on May 1, 2015; and ANT-MAN on November 6, 2015 New THOR: TDW Character Poster was last modified: February 21st, 2016 by Sean Gerber Related Thor: The Dark World 1 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Sean Gerber Sean Gerber is the founder and editor-in-chief of Modern Myth Media. When he's not writing here, you can catch him as the host of Popular Opinion Podcast, Batman News, and Marvel News! previous post Another New Trailer Showcases The Force Of GRAVITY next post First Trailer For The ROBOCOP Remake You may also like Loki & Odin Character Posters from THOR:... September 12, 2013 THOR Pays A Strange Visit On RAGNAROK... August 22, 2016 The Women Of THOR: THE DARK WORLD September 19, 2013 Making Mine Marvel THOR: THE DARK WORLD... April 15, 2015 Loki Vs. Little Ones… For Laughs November 5, 2013 New ‘Thor: The Dark World’ Poster August 1, 2013 THOR Takes Disneyland To THE DARK WORLD September 17, 2013 First THOR: THE DARK WORLD Clip October 4, 2013 Jaimie Alexander Having Conversations With More Than... November 1, 2013 THOR: RAGNAROK Begins Production With A Middle-Earth... July 4, 2016 stock Eccleston was great as the first new incarnation of Dr. Who, just the kind of weirdly comic cosmic jerk the Doctor should be. Unfortunately, he quit after just one season, and was replaced by a very popular Dr. Cuteypie. Brits have gained a reputation as better actors purely from their accents alone, I mean, they sound so smart. But Eccleston is the real deal.