February 21, 2019 | by: Chris Pride

Chris Hemsworth to play Hulk Hogan

Having already mastered the role of Thor, Chris Hemsworth is now getting ready to play another muscular hero.  But unlike Thor, this one, is a real American… ** cue the music **

That’s right!  According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chris Hemsworth will take on the role of Hulk Hogan in an upcoming biopic. Hollywood types with impressive whom you may or may never have heard of are attached to the project.  Interestingly, Hogan’s former boss Eric Bischoff is also attached to project as is the Hulkster himself who will serve as a consultant.

The movie is described as “the rise of Hulkamania” which is to say it’s more of an origin story and likely won’t be tackling some of the juicier things to come of his personal life such as his divorce, allegations of racism or gawker lawsuit.

According to THR the producers a finalizing a deal to put the film on Netflix.