Chris Hemsworth in Steven Spielberg`s next

Updated: Jul 21, 2012, 17:52 PM IST

Los Angeles: `Thor` star Chris Hemsworth will reportedly star in filmmaker Steven Spielberg`s sci-fi film `Robopocalypse`.

The 28-year-old actor is expected to star in the film based on Daniel H Wilson`s epic novel which deals with human struggle to survive with apocalyptic uprising, reported Radar online.

Spielberg was impressed by Hemsworth when the two met for the first time.

Hemsworth was recently seen in "Snow White And The Huntsman" and `The Avengers`.

Dream Works and Fox have teamed up to co-finance `Robopocalypse` which is scheduled to release on April 2014.