Disney rather considerably blew the collective minds of the Star Wars and Marvel fandom. The studio’s annual Investor Day served up a slew of bulletins with tonnes of new films and Tv set reveals, casting news and sizzle reels to feast upon. Although the Marvel Cinematic Universe received a chaotic bunch of updates, some pieces of information and facts have been especially gratifying. In the case of the approaching Thor movie, fans’ spot-on idea rather a lot received confirmed. Christian Bale’s Thor: Adore and Thunder function has been formally discovered. The Academy Award-winning actor will be actively playing Gorr the God Butcher in the Natalie Portman and Chris Hemsworth starrer. You can squeal now.

Directed by Taika Waititi, the fourth Thor movie marks the return of Portman as Jane Foster, Hemsworth as Thor and Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie. Followers have been tracking Thor-associated news for a while now. By the time rumours of Bale actively playing the film’s villain surfaced, fan art of the Batman actor as Gorr the Butcher was by now doing the rounds of the web. So you can only picture how a great deal of a crowd-pleaser this small unveil was:

Now, who is Gorr the God Butcher?

Gorr the God Butcher is 1 of the iconic villains from Jason Aaron’s popular comedian operate. The character first appeared in Thor: God of Thunder #2 in 2013. Gorr was born on a planet with severe dwelling problems into a relatives that believed in God. But when he started out dropping all his family users, he developed a resentment to Gods and turned a non-believer. So when he identified out that Gods do exist, he made a decision to wreak vengeance on them.

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Supporters are out there celebrating the perfecting casting.

The movie is all established to release on February 11, 2022.

Check out all the other equally crazy bulletins coming out of Disney’s Investor Working day below:

Disney Announces 10 Star Wars, 10 Marvel Sequence, Pixar Assignments And So Significantly Additional

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