Tessa Thompson teases that Valkyrie is still King of Asgard and that Thor: Love and Thunder will introduce new and not so new characters.
Marvel Studios starts its phase 4 next year. After the cinematic event that was Endgame, the studio hopes to maintain the interest of the audience. An audience was eager for new stories and new heroes. For its part, the study is already prepared. This will be the first phase in which the Disney + series are introduced directly. Wandavision kicks off in January and other titles have already been announced. Among them Thor: Love and Thunder and now Tessa Thompson advances details.
Filming for Thor: Love and Thunder begin in early 2021. But Tessa Thompson can preview some details of her character and the additions. In an interview with Playlist, he confirms that in the fourth installment of Thor, Valkyrie will remain King of New Asgard and that he will accompany the god of thunder in his new adventure. In addition, Tessa Thompson anticipates that we will see new characters from Marvel comics. In addition to others that we would have already met in other movies.
It has already been commented that Thor: Love and Thunder would be as big as any Avengers movie. And now Tessa Thompson confirms it by talking about the new cast. At the moment it is almost certain that The Guardians of the Galaxy appear in the installment due to Thor leaving with them at the end of Endgame. It was also confirmed that Chris Pratt would appear in the film. But we could see other heroes of the MCU.
For her part, Tessa Thompson is looking forward to returning to the MCU. After her appearance at ACE Comic-Con, she spoke of the excitement she feels to see Natalie Portman lift the Mjölnir. As well as teaching him his own tricks. “I really want to see a woman lift the hammer. Natalie is already getting in shape and I’m going to teach her my grunting trick. I really want to start the next phase. I think it’s going to be quite exciting. ”
On Disney Investor Day it was confirmed that Tessa Thompson joins Natalie Portman, Chris Hemsworth, and Christian Bale in this installment. Bale joins in as the movie’s villain and plays Gorr, the butcher of the gods. Thor: Love and Thunder open on May 6, 2022.