Chris Hemsworth has revealed he is definitely “up” for starring in a ‘Crocodile Dundee’ reboot after starring in Tourism Australia’s Super Bowl advert.
Chris Hemsworth is “open” to making a ‘Crocodile Dundee’ movie following his popular Super Bowl advert.
The 34-year-old Australian actor appeared in a star-studded commercial created by Tourism Australia, which left fans speculating a possible reboot of the classic 1986 movie, which starred Paul Hogan in the titular role.
And after the $36 million dollar clip proved popular with fans, Chris – who played himself in the promo – admitted he would love to be involved with a potential reboot.
Speaking to , he said: “Hearing such a positive response from a fan point of view, I would definitely be open to it.
He essayed the character from 2004 to 2007 and made a mark. He was also one of the contestants of the Australian version of ‘Dancing with the Stars’. His film endeavours saw him essaying the role of George Kirk in the American science fiction adventure film ‘Star Trek’ (2009
“You’d have to find a story and a great script but it’s certainly made me stop and think what the future holds and my next few jobs and whether we could make something like this work.”
Voice over in the 12th installment in the Star Trek film franchise ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ (2013). His big break came in 2011 with the super hit film ‘Thor’. The Australian heartthrob reprised the role of Thor, the crown prince of Asgard, in the sequel of the film, ‘Thor: The Dark World’ (2013) and also in ‘The Avengers’ (2012) and its sequel ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ (2015). Other remarkable films of Hemsworth include ‘A Perfect Getaway’, ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’, ‘Blackhat’, ‘Rush’ and ‘Vacation’
In the commercial, American comedian Danny McBride played the central role as Dundee’s long lost son, who returned to the outback to save his father.Elsewhere in the city, a deadly graphic novel will get a home-screen adaptation and several filmmakers will be making appearances at the Vancouver International Film Festival.
He was then taken by the ‘Thor’ actor to see “pristine beaches” and taste some “of the finest wines in the entire world”, and it didn’t take Danny long to realise he is actually in an advert for Australia rather than a film.
Chris said: “Yes, but listen. You’re the best ‘Crocodile Dundee’ since ‘Crocodile Dundee'”
The camera then cut to Hogan sitting in his iconic outfit holding a glass of beer.
The A-listers in the advert included Margot Robbie, Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Isla Fisher and Chris’ younger brother Liam.