Chris Hemsworth offered lead role in `Lethal Weapon` remake?

PTI| Last Updated: May 11, 2014, 08:15 AM IST

Los Angeles: `Thor` star Chris Hemsworth is reportedly being eyed for a lead role in the remake of 1987 Mel Gibson starrer hit action film `Lethal Weapon`.

The 30-year-old actor is said to be offered a key role in the remake of the classic buddy cop action film, reported Ace Showbiz.

The original film followed a mismatched pair of LAPD detectives played by Gibson and Danny Glover.

Justin Lin, who is currently attached to `Bourne 5` is expected to sit behind the lens for this remake. No release date has been announced.