Thor: Love and Thunder finally have some exciting news for their fans. Official news has confirmed that Christian Bale will be joining the cast of Thor: Love and Thunder as the main antagonist.
Actress Emma Thompson in an interview with ET confirmed this news and said "Christian Bale is going to play our villain, which is going to be fantastic... I've read the script. I can't tell you much. Lots of exciting text messages exchanged between Natalie and I. We're going to have fun. Taika is writing [and] directing. Some familiar faces. Some new people coming into the mix."
Thor: Love and Thunder is the fourth solo film featuring the god of thunder. Taika Waititi is at the helm of the film. Waititi also directed Thor: Ragnarok which paved a new way for the future of the character. Fans and critics alike loved the new changes ever since Thor Ragnarok. It will be interesting to see where the Mauri director takes the film next.
Taika Waititi is currently one of the most sought after directors. Waititi also won an academy award recently for his work in JoJo Rabbit.
Fans of Marvel comics have suggested that Christian Bale will probably be playing the role of Mephisto in the upcoming film. Mephisto is an old villain from the comics and is Marvel's interpretation of the devil. Mephisto is also one of the strongest antagonists in all of the marvel universe.
Thor: Love and Thunder are scheduled to release around the world on November 5, 2021.