We may see Sam Neill return as “Odin” in the upcoming MCU sequel Thor: Love and Thunder. In the years 2017 Thor: Ragnarok, Neill was featured in a special appearance as an Asgardian actor who played Odin in a play based on the events of The dark world. The scene also featured Chris Hemsworth’s brother Luke playing the Thor actor with Matt Damon as the man who played Loki.
Currently, Thor: Love and Thunder is filming in Australia, and it looks like we’ll be seeing at least one of these actors return. It has been reported that Damon is on set to work on the upcoming sequel, but it was not clear whether he would be playing the same role or a new character. While there’s still no word on Luke Hemsworth, Sam Neill teased that he could join Damon for a performance in Thor 4.
“I think the odds are pretty high,” Neill told ET this week when asked about one Thor 4 cameo. ‘I think Taika has something in store. We will see what happens. Travel in between [New Zealand] and Australia is problematic right now, but we’ll see if anything can be fixed. “
Directed by Taika Waititi and written by Waititi and Jennifer Kaytin Robinson, Thor: Love and Thunder is scheduled for release on May 6, 2022. The sequel serves as a direct sequel to Ragnarok with Chris Hemsworth returning in the lead role. Tessa Thompson, Natalie Portman and Christian Bale also star. protectors of the universe cast members such as Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista and Karen Gillan will also star in the film.
Neill’s return to the MCU is to be determined, but we do know of another role he will be reprising soon. The actor recently finished his work Jurassic World: Dominion, reprising are classic Jurassic Park role as Dr. Alan Grant. In the ET interview, Neill also opened up about his return to the role, outlining how director Collin Trevorrow was very open to letting him think along with other returning franchise stars Laura Dern and Jeff Goldblum.
“Colin Trevorrow, who is a nice guy and a really good director, was very open to suggestions,” explains Neill. “Jeff came to work with about 50 suggestions that drive us crazy every day, god bless him. I love Jeff, but boy, does he have a lot of ideas! Laura and I would come up with things too, and Collin was really open to that. We’ll see how many of those things make the cut! “
As for the future for Neill, he can be seen in the new comedy movie Ramming. Written by Jules Duncan and directed by Jeremy Sims, Ramming Neill co-stars with Michael Caton as a pair of estranged brothers who raise separate flocks of sheep among themselves. When tragedy befalls one of the Prize Sheep, the brothers must put aside their differences to reunite the family and save the flock. The film will be available to watch in theaters and on-demand on February 5. This news comes from ET Online.
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