Alan Taylor and Daniel Minahan are rumoured to be under consideration to take over the helm of the "Thor" sequel at Marvel Studios
Patty Jenkins was previously attached as the director of Thor's second hammer until last Tuesday when she suddenly left due to "creative differences".
Taylor and Minahan are both regular directors of various HBO show episodes with both having worked on "Game of Thrones" and can bring an understanding of the mystical elements to the fanbase.
Marvel is also locking down a new writer. Don Payne has already turned in a draft with the likes of John Collee ("Master and Commander"), Robert Rodat ("Saving Private Ryan") and Roger Avary ("Pulp Fiction") all rumoured to have a sping and inking their pens on "Thor 2," due for release in November 2013.