Chris Hemsworth is in talks for a headline role in Steven Spielberg’s upcoming action movie Robopocalypse.

According to Deadline, the Thor actor has met with Spielberg about a leading role in the thriller, based on the Daniel H Wilson novel about a post-apocalyptic world run by robots.

No contracts have been signed yet, though Spielberg is reportedly eager for Hemsworth to front the movie.

Robopocalypse is due for release worldwide on April 25, 2014.