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Development & Production


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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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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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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. 09, 2020
'Thor: Love and Thunder' was said to "incorporate some of the Guardians of the Galaxy."   (Cast/Crew)
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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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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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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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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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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)
Rumor
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)