Thor: Ragnarok

is hitting cinemas next year and director Taika Waititi has added another fan-favourite actor to its cast, Sam Neill.

Neill had an interview with Shortlist (via Entertainment Weekly) and let the cat out of the bag.

Sam Neill attends a gala screening of Hunt for the Wilderpeople at the Picturehouse Central on September 13 in London. Photo / Getty
Sam Neill attends a gala screening of Hunt for the Wilderpeople at the Picturehouse Central on September 13 in London. Photo / Getty

"I'm not really allowed to say this and I can't tell you what it is... I did a couple of days on Thor just before I came over here."

"If I say anything else, Marvel's secret agents - and they are lethal - will come and get me and probably my children, as well."

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Waititi and Neill have worked together before on his previous film, Hunt for the Wilderpeople.

Writer/director Taika Waititi (L) and actor Sam Neill attend the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. Photo / Getty
Writer/director Taika Waititi (L) and actor Sam Neill attend the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. Photo / Getty

Skip to the 3:00 mark in the video to see him talk about his new

Marvel

role.

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Sam also tweeted some comments in jest of the situation.



Thor: Ragnarok will hit theatres on November 3, 2017.