Anybody who thought that Avengers Endgame was the last time Thor will be seen, well, they’re wrong! Chris Hemsworth revealed that he isn’t hanging up the hammer anytime soon. He also discloses that he is going to continue playing Thor even after completing Thor 4! Speaking of Thor 4, here are all the details you need to know about Thor’s fourth solo film!
Thor 4: Love And Thunder Cast and Crew of the Film
Taika Waititi, who directed Thor Ragnarok, is returning to direct Thor Love And Thunder. He will also be reprising his role as the beloved Korg, who everyone loved in Thor Ragnarok. Waiting will again be writing the screenplay for the film.
Actors returning include Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Taika Waititi as Korg, and Natalie Portman as Jane Foster. This will mark Portman’s return to the MCU after seven years. She was last seen in Thor The Dark World in 2013 and Avengers Endgame through archive footage.
Christian Bale has joined the film to play the villain. Christian Bale is no stranger to superhero comic book films as he had portrayed Bruce Wayne / Batman in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight trilogy. Bale is the second former Batman actor to be cast in the MCU after Michael Keaton. Keaton had portrayed Adrian Toomes / The Vulture in Spiderman Homecoming.
Since Thor ventured into outer space with the Guardians Of The Galaxy in Endgame, we may get to see the Guardians in Thor 4 as well. In March 2020, Vin Diesel discloses that the Guardians would be including in Thor 4. This means Chris Pratt, Bradley Cooper, Dave Bautista, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Pom Klementieff, and Sean Gunn will return to reprise their roles.
There is no confirmation on Tom Hiddleston and Anthony Hopkins’ return as Loki and Odin, respectively.
Thor 4: Love And Thunder Plot of the Film
In Endgame, Thor makes Valkyrie the new king of New Asgard. Valkyrie will begin searching for her queen. This makes Valkyrie the first LGBT character in the MCU. Jane Foster will be taking on the mantle of a female incarnation of Thor, as seen in the comics. Jane will also wield a hammer of her own. As per the comics, Jane also has cancer, which may very likely be seen in the film. Thor 4 may also focus on Thor trying to lose all the weight he had gained, as seen in Endgame, try to get back in shape and get over his alcoholism.
In April 2020, Taika Waititi had hosted a Ragnarok watch party on Instagram through which he revealed that Thor 4 would also explore more about Korg, his culture, and where he comes from.
Thor 4: Love And Thunder Release Date of the Flim
Marvel Studios has a jam-packed lineup of films for 2021 and 2022. Thor Love And Thunder is the fifth film in MCU’s Phase Four, which will begin in 2021 with Black Widow. Thor Love And Thunder is going to release on February 11, 2022. Just in time for Valentine’s week.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe will be fascinating for the next many years, and there’s a lot that Marvel Studios have in store for all the Marvel fans!
Stay tuned for more updates!