The bad guy who once tortured James Bond’s junk is headed to Asgard.
It’s reported that the Casino Royale actor Mads Mikkelsen, who played Le Chiffre in the 2006 reboot, has joined the cast of Thor 2 as an unspecified villain. The Danish actor’s credits also include The Three Musketeers, Clash of the Titans, King Arthur, as well as Valhalla Rising and Pusher for Drive director Nicolas Winding Refn.
“It is unknown at this time what part he will play, but what is known is that his Tom Hiddleston, who played Loki in the original, will still have a big part as an antagonist. Marvel and Disney declined to comment on the casting,” according to the trade.
Thor 2 films later this year for a November, 2013 release.