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Development & Production


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Apr. 06, 2021
Chris Hemsworth said that "time at home meant I explored different methods" of exercising while preparing his body for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 06, 2021
Chris Hemsworth said that he's "probably the fittest and strongest [he's] been before all the Thors" now that he's filming 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 22, 2021
Jamie Alexander was rumored to have wrapped filming for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 05, 2021
Natalie Portman was spotted on the set of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' doing some action-packed airborne scenes for the film.   (Set Video(s))
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Feb. 15, 2021
Chris Pratt was confirmed to have wrapped filming for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 12, 2021
Dave Bautista was rumored to have already wrapped filming for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 05, 2021
James Gunn revealed that he has not had much input on 'Thor: Love and Thunder,' but he admitted that he spoke with Taika Waititi before the script was developed to assess where the Guardians of the Galaxy are and where they will be going.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 28, 2021
James Gunn confirmed that he's helping out Taika Waititi in terms of handling the Guardians of the Galaxy characters for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 26, 2021
Chris Hemsworth confirmed via Instagram that filming for 'Thor: Love and Thunder' has already begun.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 24, 2021
Jamie Alexander confirmed that she is on her way to Sydney, adding more evidence that she will be part of the massive cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 24, 2021
Sean Gunn confirmed that he arrived in Sydney, potentially hinting that he will reprise his stand-in role for Rocket Raccoon for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 19, 2021
Chris Hemsworth said that he will start filming for 'Thor: Love and Thunder' during the third week of January 2021.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 08, 2021
Tessa Thompson confirmed that she is set to leave for Australia next week to begin filming 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 01, 2021
Chris Pratt said that he will start filming 'Thor: Love and Thunder' in Australia in January 2021.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 18, 2020
Thor: Love and Thunder was confirmed to begin filming in Australia in January 2021.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 13, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was reported to be due to film in Australia in January 2021.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Oct. 13, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was reported to be due to film in Australia in March 2021.   (Deadline)
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Sep. 10, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder's' production was confirmed to adopt 'The Mandalorian's' virtual set technology.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 26, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to begin production in Australia in early 2021.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 23, 2020
Taika Waititi said that he finished the script for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 28, 2020
Taika Waititi said "there are a few positive things" to take away from 'Thor: Love and Thunder's' delayed production, including allowing more time to work on the film's script.   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 03, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder's' release date was confirmed to be delayed to February 18, 2022.   (Disney)
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Feb. 12, 2020
Taika Waititi said that he and Marvel Studios still "don’t know" if 'Thor: Love and Thunder' will explore Jane Foster's breast cancer storyline from the comics.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 04, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was confirmed to be set to start pre-production in Sydney in April 2020 and production in Australia in August 2020.   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 11, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was described as "a really cool adventure" film.   (Cast/Crew)
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Nov. 25, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to begin production in mid-2020.   (Cast/Crew)
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Nov. 12, 2019
Jeff Goldblum said that he and Marvel Studios are "talking about" Goldblum reprising his role as the Grandmaster in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 17, 2019
Taika Waititi said that he and Marvel Studios are in "an ongoing debate" over what weight Thor should be in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 16, 2019
Taika Waititi said that he had completed drafts of 'Thor: Love and Thunder's' script.   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 25, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to feature two Thor's: Mighty Thor (played by Natalie Portman) and the "original" Thor (played by Chris Hemsworth).   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 07, 2019
Taika Waititi was reported to have completed the script for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Deadline)
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Jul. 26, 2019
Kevin Feige said that Taika Waititi convinced Natalie Portman to return as Jane Foster in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' during one meeting in early 2019.   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 21, 2019
Natalie Portman said she promises to "get jacked" for her role as Jane Foster / Mighty Thor in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 20, 2019
The fourth Thor movie was confirmed to be titled 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Natalie Portman was confirmed to reprise her role as Jane Foster / Mighty Thor in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Apr. 17, 2019
A fourth Thor movie was said to have been pitched to Marvel Studios by Taika Waititi.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 25, 2018
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to be set to begin filming in New South Wales, Australia in August 2020.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 10, 2018
Taika Waititi and Chris Hemsworth were said to be "throwing ideas around" about a fourth Thor movie during a New Year's 2018 party.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 31, 2017
Taika Waititi said he would want to direct a fourth Thor movie since it "wouldn’t even feel like doing a fourth Thor film, it would just feel like doing the second 'Ragnarok' film."   (Cast/Crew)

Crew


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Nov. 11, 2020
Maryann Brandon was rumored to have joined the crew of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as the film's editor.   (Discussing Film)
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Apr. 06, 2020
Mayes C. Rubeo was reported to costume design for 'Thor: Love and Thunder'.   (IMDB)
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Feb. 10, 2020
Jennifer Kaytin Robinson was reported to have joined the writing team of 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Variety)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Taika Waititi was confirmed to be the director of 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Marvel Studios)

Jul. 16, 2019
Taika Waititi was reported to have signed on as a writer and director for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Feb. 04, 2019
Taika Waititi said that he "wants to do another movie" with Marvel Studios.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 23, 2017
Taika Waititi said he would "for sure" want to return as a director for a fourth Thor movie.   (Cast/Crew)

Cast


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Mar. 29, 2021
Russell Crowe's role in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' was reported to only be a "small role."   (The Hollywood Reporter)

Mar. 29, 2021
Russell Crowe was reported to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' in an unknown role.   (Deadline)
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Mar. 26, 2021
Jeff Goldblum was spotted alongside Chris Hemsworth and Taika Waititi in Sydney, Australia, seemingly hinting that the actor will be back to portray his Grandmaster role in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 02, 2021
Sam Neil was confirmed to have joined the cast of ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ as Fake Odin.   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 02, 2021
Melissa McCarthy was confirmed to have joined the cast of ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ as Fake Hela.   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 02, 2021
Melissa McCarthy was confirmed to have joined the cast of ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ as Fake Hela.   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 02, 2021
Matt Damon was confirmed to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Fake Loki.   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 02, 2021
Luke Hemsworth was confirmed to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Fake Thor.   (Set Photo(s))
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Feb. 01, 2021
Sean Gunn was confirmed to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Kraglin.   (Set Photo(s))
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Feb. 01, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was confirmed to feature the Guardians of the Galaxy.   (Set Photo(s))

Mar. 09, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to "incorporate some of the Guardians of the Galaxy."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 18, 2021
Karen Gillian confirmed that she will join the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Nebula.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 17, 2021
Matt Damon was reported to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' in an unknown role.   (News.com.au)
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Jan. 08, 2021
Karen Gillan was spotted in Sydney, Australia where 'Thor: Love and Thunder' is set to begin production.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 07, 2021
Dave Bautista was spotted in Sydney, Australia where 'Thor: Love and Thunder' is set to begin production.   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 30, 2020
Rachel House said that she will not return as Topaz in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 21, 2020
Pom Klementieff was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Mantis.   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 11, 2020
Jamie Alexander was reported to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Lady Sif.   (Deadline)
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Dec. 10, 2020
Christian Bale was confirmed to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Gorr the God Butcher.   (Marvel Studios)

Jan. 06, 2020
Christian Bale was reported to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' in an unknown role.   (Collider)
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Nov. 13, 2020
Chris Pratt confirmed his casting for 'Thor: Love and Thunder' via a fun comment exchange with Chris Hemsworth.   (Cast/Crew)

Nov. 13, 2020
Chris Pratt was reported to have joined the cast of 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Star-Lord a.k.a. Peter Quill.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jul. 20, 2020
Kat Dennings said she still "doesn't know" if she'll reprise her role as Darcy in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 23, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be casting a young black actor for a character codenamed Zappa for 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (The Illuminerdi)
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Apr. 10, 2020
Beta Ray Bill's appearance in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to be "up in the air."   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 10, 2020
Silver Surfer's appearance in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' was debunked.   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 09, 2020
Miek was confirmed to return in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Concept Art)
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Mar. 06, 2020
Christian Bale was said to be portraying a villain in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 04, 2020
Christian Bale was rumored to portray an intergalactic villain in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (The Illuminerdi)
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Oct. 16, 2019
Korg was confirmed to return in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Sep. 24, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to have a "very exciting" storyline.   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 23, 2019
Jeff Goldblum said he would "love" to return as the Grandmaster in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 14, 2019
Heimdall actor Idris Elba expressed his desire to return for a role in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 14, 2019
Cate Blanchett said she would be interested in reprising her role as Hela in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 30, 2019
Sif actress Jaimie Alexander expressed interest in being the on-screen queen to Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Chris Hemsworth was confirmed to star in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' as Thor.   (Marvel Studios)

Jul. 16, 2019
Chris Hemsworth was reported to be expected to reprise his role as Thor in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Deadline)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Tessa Thompson was confirmed to reprise the role of Valkyrie in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jan. 06, 2018
Chris Hemsworth said he would "love" to return for more Thor movies after 'Avengers: Endgame.'   (Cast/Crew)

Release Date


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Dec. 11, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder's release was confirmed to have moved to May 6, 2022.   (Marvel Studios)
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Apr. 24, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was confirmed to release on February 11, 2022.   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was confirmed to release on November 5, 2021.   (Marvel Studios)

Plot


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Mar. 15, 2021
Chris Hemsworth said the pressure for ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ is the “same — if not more” than usual for the sequel to match the success of the previous Thor films.   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 06, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature a memorial for Odin.   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 05, 2021
Tessa Thompson's winged horse from 'Avengers: Endgame' was rumored to be making a comeback in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 03, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature a new hairstyle and costume for Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie.   (Set Photo(s))
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Mar. 03, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature Miek inside a robotic woman's body.   (Set Photo(s))
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Feb. 27, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature another Asgard play like the one shown at the beginning of 'Thor: Ragnarok.'   (Set Photo(s))
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Feb. 19, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was confirmed to feature a version of Mjolnir in the film's plot.   (Set Video(s))
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Feb. 09, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was reported to feature a mysterious blue alien.   (Set Photo(s))
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Feb. 09, 2021
Karen Gillian and Pom Klementieff were confirmed to have wrapped filming for 'Thor: Love and Thunder,' seemingly hinting that the Guardians of the Galaxy will only play a minor role in the film.   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 01, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature a new costume for Chris Hemsworth's Thor.   (Set Photo(s))
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Feb. 01, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature a mystical goat that has close ties to Thor in Marvel Comics.   (Set Photo(s))
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Jan. 29, 2021
Sam Neill said that "the odds are reasonably high" for his character to return in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 22, 2021
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was rumored to feature Gorr the God Butcher's homeworld.   (Set Photo(s))
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Dec. 18, 2020
Tessa Thompson said that 'Thor: Love and Thunder'will feature "some new characters" as well as "some folks potentially from other pockets of the MCU."   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 18, 2020
Tessa Thompson said that Valkyrie will "definitely be King of Asgard" during the events of 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 18, 2020
Tessa Thompson said that 'Thor: Love and Thunder' will have a "very funny" and "touching" story.   (Cast/Crew)
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Nov. 20, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder" was reported to have an "Avengers 5 feel" due to the film's ensemble cast.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Nov. 02, 2020
Natalie Portman said Jane Foster's Mighty Thor will have superpowers that are "not exactly the same as Thor's" in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 07, 2020
Natalie Portman said Jane Foster will be undergoing cancer treatment and working as a superhero "on the side" in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Sep. 11, 2020
Chris Hemsworth said that 'Thor: Love and Thunder' is "not a film that I say goodbye to this brand."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 23, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to be "very romantic."   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 10, 2020
Space sharks were confirmed to appear in 'Thor: Love and Thunder. '   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 10, 2020
Korg's backstory and "culture" was said to be explored in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 09, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to feature the 1980's heavy metal song "Rainbow in the Dark" by Dio.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 23, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to be "bigger and louder and more bombastic."   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 15, 2019
Natalie Portman said "it is yet to be seen" whether or not 'Thor: Love and Thunder' explores Jane Foster's breast cancer storyline from the comics.   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 10, 2019
Korg was rumored to have a much larger role in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' than he had in 'Thor: Ragnarok.'   (HN Entertainment)
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Jul. 22, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to take place before the events of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 22, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was confirmed to be "a very big movie that'll be folding in a lot of elements."   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Valkyrie was confirmed to be an LGBTQ character in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Tessa Thompson said Valkyrie "needs to find her queen... as new king" in 'Thor: Love and Thunder.'   (Cast/Crew)

Promotional


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Apr. 09, 2020
A look at how New Asgard may appear in 'Thor: Love and Thunder' was released.   (Concept Art)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'Thor: Love and Thunder's' official logo was released.   (Marvel Studios)