Exclusive: A newly leaked clip from Thor: Love and Thunder featuring Brett Goldstein‘s Hercules revealed. In the clip, Zeus was angry at Thor and he sent Hercules to kill Thor. Thor: Love and Thunder will hit theaters on July 8, 2022. watch the leaked clip below.
Hercules debuted in Avengers #10 (Nov. 1964) as a minion of Immortus, although his appearance was revealed in the limited series Avengers Forever #1-12 (Dec. 1998–Nov. 1999) as being an impostor. The character’s first formal appearance in the Marvel Universe became Journey into Mystery Annual #1 (1965), which established Hercules as being a rival of the thunder god Thor.
Hercules possesses the typical powers of an Olympian god, including superhuman strength, durability, speed, reflexes, stamina, and endurance. He is the strongest of the Olympians, being capable of feats such as lifting and hurling a giant sequoia tree, and smashing rocks to powder.
Thor: Love and Thunder’s official synopsis follows, Thor on a journey unlike anything he’s ever faced — a quest for inner peace. But his retirement is interrupted by a galactic killer known as Gorr the God Butcher, who seeks the extinction of the gods. To combat the threat, Thor enlists the help of King Valkyrie, Korg, and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster, who — to Thor’s surprise — inexplicably wields his magical hammer, Mjølnir, as the Mighty Thor. Together, they embark upon a harrowing cosmic adventure to uncover the mystery of the God Butcher’s vengeance and stop him before it’s too late.
The film is written and directed by Taika Waititi and stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Christian Bale as Gorr the God Butcher, Tessa Thompson as Brunnhilde/King Valkyrie, Jaimie Alexander as Sif, Taika Waititi as Korg, with Russell Crowe as Zeus, and Natalie Portman as Jane Foster/Mighty Thor.