Thor actor Chris Hemsworth is in negotiations to join The Hangover's Ed Helms for a new movie in the National Lampoon's Vacation franchise.

The Australian hunk is in talks to show off his comedic skills in another follow-up to the original 1983 film, which was directed by the late Harold Ramis and starred Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo and John Candy.

Helms has already signed on to appear in the new movie along with Christina Applegate, according to

The new movie, titled Vacation, follows Rusty Griswold, the son in the franchise's hapless Griswold family, as an adult experiencing his own family break.

Rusty, who was played by former child star Anthony Michael Hall in the first Vacation movie, will be played by Helms in the reboot.