Russel Crowe is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Deadline reports the Gladiator icon has joined the cast of Thor: Love And Thunder!
The details about Crowe’s character are currently locked away in a Collector (Benicio del Toro) worthy vault. The makers of the film want his appearance to be a fun cameo.
Matt Damon and old school science fiction staple Jeff Goldblum have both had pivotal cameos/roles in the Thor franchise.
Chris Hemsworth will return in the title role of Thor. Natalie Portman is also back as Jane Foster. Christian Bale will step into the role of the villian. Taika Waititi serves as director.
The film is currently shooting principal production in Australia. Crowe was seen hanging out with the cast on several occasions. Look for Thor: Love and Thunder to hit theaters on May 6, 2022!
Crowe starred in 2020’s thriller, Unhinged, opposite of Caren Pistorius and Gabriel Bateman. The film premiered in the United States on August 21 and earned $20.8 million at the North American box office.