Avengers: Endgame proved simply how profitable a superhero team-up film might be for the MCU, whereas concurrently killing off or retiring a few of its most necessary characters. But regardless of the exit of Black Widow, Iron Man, and Captain America from the franchise, it appears Marvel Studios has not given up on the thought of team-up movies. According to a report, Thor: Love and Thunderis about to be within the vein of an Avengers film.
“In January, Taika Waititi’s sequel Thor: Love and Thunder is beginning its Australian shoot with a sprawling cast assembling for what one insider is likening to “an Avengers 5 really feel,” due to its ensemble.”(*5*)
We already know the identities of a number of the heroes who will likely be becoming a member of Thor in Love and Thunder. After an extended absence, Natalie Portman is returning to the franchise within the function of Jane Foster. But this time round, Jane will likely be proven wielding the Hammer of Thor as a brand new superhero. Tessa Thompson will likely be returning within the function of Valkyrie, who other than being a fierce warrior can be the brand new queen of Asgard.
Additionally, Christian Bale is about to play the antagonist within the film. While Bale’s function will not be confirmed but, followers are speculating he might be taking part in Gorr the God Butcher. Chris Pratt can be becoming a member of Love and Thunder as Peter Quill aka Star-Lord. And if Star-Lord is becoming a member of the film, meaning the opposite Guardians of the Galaxy will almost definitely additionally show up in some capability.
Going by this newest report, it may be potential for much more characters to be becoming a member of the franchise. Thor’s brother Loki might need his personal Disney+ show to deal with, however it might not be a Thor film with out the God of Mischief displaying up sooner or later to throw a spanner within the works. Since Jane is from Earth, her changing into the brand new Thor might additionally draw the eye of the Avengers, bringing them into the plot of the film as properly.
While it’s at all times thrilling to look at a bunch of heroes get collectively on the large display, some followers are afraid an ever-burgeoning cast of characters will stop the MCU from ever with the ability to deal with only one superhero any more. The upcoming Spider-Man 3 film is confirmed to additionally characteristic Doctor Strange within the function of a mentor, to not point out rumors of Spider-Men from different realities becoming a member of the narrative.
Then there may be the upcoming Doctor Strange within the Multiverse of Madness, which has Scarlet Witch in an necessary function, and heroes from throughout the multiverse set to be launched. Hopefully sooner or later, in between all these huge team-up movies, we can even get some old-school solo superhero motion pictures like within the old days.
Directed by Taika Waititi, Thor: Love and Thunder options Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Natalie Portman as Jane Foster, and Christian Bale in an unconfirmed function. The movie arrives in theaters on February 11, 2022.