James Gunn Confirms His Involvement With ‘Thor: Love And Thunder’ Script

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy director, James Gunn, has confirmed that he had some changes made to the script for Thor: Love and Thunder.

Thor: Love and Thunder not solely sees the return of Chris Hemsworth as Thor Odinson for his fourth solo outing within the MCU, but additionally options the Guardians of the Galaxy, with whom Thor was final seen heading to the celebrities on the finish of Avengers: Endgame. With the Guardians’ subsequent two appearances past Love and Thunder already lined up – within the Disney Plus unique The Guardians of the Galaxy Vacation Particular and the climactic Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 – followers in all probability already anticipated James Gunn to have some enter on how the cosmic workforce can be dealt with in Taika Waititi’s Thor movie.

Requested on Twitter about how a lot affect he had over the script for Thor: Love and Thunder, the director gave a brief and easy reply, however did reveal he had requested some changes be made. Whereas it feels like Gunn wasn’t concerned extensively in rewrites and was seemingly not making changes to the movie himself, it is sensible that the filmmakers would seek the advice of him to make sure that the Guardians’ story in Love and Thunder traces up with Gunn’s plans for the long run Guardians of the Galaxy installments. Take a look at Gunn’s tweet under:

The primary trailer for Thor: Love and Thunder makes it appear as if the Guardians will solely have a small function within the movie, although followers must look forward to the movie’s launch to seek out out whether or not that is the case or if Marvel’s hiding some surprises. Both manner, James Gunn’s involvement with Love and Thunder is an encouraging signal that Marvel Studios stays dedicated to constructing a related and cohesive universe.

Right here is the synopsis for Thor: Love and Thunder:

The movie finds Thor (Chris Hemsworth) on a journey in contrast to something he’s ever confronted – a quest for internal peace. However his retirement is interrupted by a galactic killer often called Gorr the God Butcher (Christian Bale), who seeks the extinction of the gods. To fight the menace, Thor enlists the assistance of King Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), Korg (Taika Waititi) and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster (Natalie Portman), who – to Thor’s shock – inexplicably wields his magical hammer, Mjolnir, because the Mighty Thor. Collectively, they embark upon a harrowing cosmic journey to uncover the thriller of the God Butcher’s vengeance and cease him earlier than it’s too late.

Directed by Taika Waititi and produced by Kevin Feige and Brad Winderbaum, the movie stars Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Pom Klementieff, Sean Gunn, and Russell Crowe.

Thor: Love and Thunder hits theaters on July 8, 2022. Keep tuned for all the most recent information on the upcoming Marvel Studios movie, and subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for extra unique video content material.

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