‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ Confirms Chris Hemsworth

The actor will star opposite Kristin Stewart in Universal’s version of the fairytale.

Chris Hemsworth is The Huntsman
Chris Hemsworth is The Huntsman
On Monday, it was reported that Chris Hemsworth was in talks to take over the Huntsman role in Universal's revisionist fairy tale Snow White and the Huntsman. Today it has been confirmed that the Thor actor will play the part.

Universal has taken a long and winding road towards finding its Huntsman to star opposite Kristen Stewart, the movie's Snow White. Viggo Mortensen and Hugh Jackman both passed on the role, and at one point, Joel Edgerton had considered taking on the challenge.

Chris Hemsworth joins a cast that also includes Charlize Theron as the Evil Queen, who hires the Huntsman to kill Snow White, and Sam Claflin as the Prince and lover of our dark haired, dwarf-loving heroine.

An exact start date for Snow White and the Huntsman hasn't been revealed yet, but director Rupert Sanders will probably have his fine cast in front of a camera before the year is out.

Snow White and the Huntsman was released June 1st, 2012 and stars Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Sam Claflin, Sam Spruell, Ian McShane, Bob Hoskins, Ray Winstone. The film is directed by Rupert Sanders.

Sources: Deadline

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  1. Nautical

    Im in.

    4 years agoby @nautical05Flag

  2. Dan

    And my interest in this movie is renewed.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  3. Kubetu

    Man chris's every movie is filled with special effects.
    His career is full with EPICS!!!!!!!!!!!!

    4 years agoby @kubetuFlag

  4. Kubetu

    Man chris's every movie is filled with special effects.
    His career is full with EPICS

    4 years agoby @kubetuFlag

  5. Bane5000

    Thats kool they got Hemsworth for the role, to bad hes gonna be acting opposite an actress whos got the personality of a Lego block { Stewart }, but im sure being in scenes with Theron should make that up for him :D

    4 years agoby @bane5000Flag

  6. Salem6777

    this guy was great in Thor

    4 years agoby @Salem6777Flag

  7. RojoDiablo

    Yeah I think his work in Thor has helped his future in a big way and rightly so.

    4 years agoby @rojodiabloFlag

  8. skywise

    not sure about this movie but Hemsworth is a great choice for the Huntsman.

    4 years agoby @skywiseFlag

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