Chris Hemsworth posts video as he starts filming ‘Thor 3: Ragnarok’

Movie set to follow on from 2013's 'The Dark World'

Actor Chris Hemsworth has marked the start of shooting for the third Thor movie by uploading an Instagram video

Thor: Ragnarok is due to be released in October 2017. It follows previous films Thor (2011) and Thor: The Dark World (2013).

In the clip, Hemsworth announces that the film has started production and shows a nearby rollercoaster in the distance. Watch below.

Thor 3 has begun #wheresmyhammer #thor3 #rollercoastersrock

A video posted by Chris Hemsworth (@chrishemsworth) on

As well as Hemsworth, the film will also star Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba, Anthony Hopkins, Cate Blanchett, Tessa Thompson, Jeff Goldblum, Karl Urban and Mark Ruffalo.

The story is said to involve Thor on the hunt for “the ultimate weapon to stop Ragnarok [the end of the world] and reset the universe”.