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.