Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo to Join Force For the First Time Since Avengers: Endgame and This Time Marvel Fans Can Expect Something Completely Different

After five years since Avengers: Endgame, Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo are in talks to star in a detective thriller together.

Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo


  • After a five-year wait since Avengers: Endgame fans will finally witness the reunion of Hulk and Thor.
  • Amazon MGM Studios are preparing to kickstart the adaptation of Don Winslow’s Crime 101.
  • Mark Ruffalo is in talks to team up with Chris Hemsworth in Amazon MGM Studios' adaptation.
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Fans are in for a special treat with an unexpected Avengers reunion, as two OG members are in talks to return to the screen together, and they are none other than, Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo, but in a detective thriller this time. Despite their roles being entirely different, fans are excited to see them together once again, especially years after they witnessed the two together last time in Avengers: Endgame.

Chris Hemsworth as Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder
Chris Hemsworth as Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder | Marvel Studios

The gears are turning at Amazon MGM Studios as they are starting on an adaptation of Don Winslow’s Crime 101. The dynamic duo is set to team up for this thrilling venture. Fans are more than ready to see their beloved Avengers in this new avatar.

Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth in Talks for Reunion Film Five Years After Endgame

Crime 101, published in 2021, follows detective Lou Lubesnick as he tackles a series of jewel heists orchestrated by a perpetrator. Although which actor is going to play what role is still not yet confirmed, fans are pretty excited by the news as Mark Ruffalo is considering a reunion with Chris Hemsworth for this exciting project.


As reported by Deadline talks are underway for Ruffalo to join Hemsworth in Amazon MGM Studios’ adaptation. The film, helmed by Bart Layton and scripted by Layton and Peter Straughan, promises an intriguing narrative.

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Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner, AKA Hulk, in Avengers: Endgame | Marvel Studios

While Hemsworth is in discussions to star and produce alongside Ben Grayson, Ruffalo’s potential involvement adds another layer of anticipation as people will finally get the Hulk and Thor reunion after a lengthy five-year wait since Avengers: Endgame.

The movie, slated for a theatrical release next year, boasts an impressive lineup of producers including Eric Fellner, Tim Bevan, Bart Layton, Dimitri Doganis, Derrin Schlesinger, Shane Salerno, and executive producer Joely Fether. The project at its very early stages, and no further updates are available on the matter.


What Are Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth Currently Busy With?

Mark Ruffalo has his hands full with a slew of exciting projects on the horizon along with this, including the HBO crime drama series Task and a collaboration with director Bong Joon Ho on the sci-fi feature Mickey 17, where he’ll star alongside Robert Pattinson. Additionally, Ruffalo received an Oscar nod for his excellent performance opposite Emma Stone in Yorgos Lanthimos’ film Poor Things.

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The shawarma scene in The Avengers (2012) | Marvel Studios

Meanwhile, Chris Hemsworth finds himself occupied with the highly anticipated Furiosa promotions worldwide, featuring Anya Taylor-Joy as the younger iteration of Charlize Theron’s character from the action-packed Mad Max: Fury Road.

As Ruffalo and Hemsworth move ahead on their individual journeys, audiences eagerly await their upcoming performances, anticipating the moment their paths intersect, thus this could come at a more perfect time. With their track records of delivering captivating portrayals on screen, coupled with the exciting projects they’re attached to, there’s no doubt that both actors will continue to captivate audiences and leave a lasting impression.


Avengers: Endgame is currently streaming on Disney+.


Written by Sampurna Banerjee

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Sampurna Banerjee, an ardent enthusiast of pop culture and movies, pours her passion into her role as a writer for FandomWire. With a penchant for Marvel, DC, and sitcoms, she has contributed over 400 articles, staying up-to-date to the entertainment industry's latest buzz. Moreover, she's penned over 300 articles for Animated Times and shared her work across several Instagram pages. Currently she is pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Calcutta University.