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Thor: Love and Thunder Co-Writer Hints Thor’s Daughter Love Has Major Role to Play in MCU’s Future Phases, Internet Implodes With Young Avengers Speculation

Since its experimentation in phase 4, the MCU has come up with a mix of productions, with duds such as Eternals and Black Widow, while also producing some interesting movies such as Thor: Love and Thunder starring Chris Hemsworth and Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.

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Thor: Love and Thunder marks Natalie Portman’s official return to the MCU as Jane Foster.

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The universe is venturing into lesser-known properties and experimenting with some original stories. One new story fans are dying to see portrayed on the big screen is the Young Avengers, who already have one of their biggest enemy Kang the Conqueror grace the screen thanks to Loki.

Who are the Young Avengers?

First appearing in 2005 in Young Avengers #1, the comic follows the journey of younger superheroes after the Avengers were disbanded, led by Hawkeye (Kate Bishop), their mission is to stop Kang the Conqueror and save the world.

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Young Avengers have many stories linking to future MCU projects, increasing their chances of appearing in the future.

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Many seeds of the Young Avengers have already been planted, with Kate Bishop played by Hailee Steinfeld and Elijah Richardson’s Eli Bradley/Patriot. So teased were Wanda Maximoff’s children in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, who become Wiccan and Speed.

Gorr’s daughter the next Avenger?

Featured in Thor: Love and Thunder, Gorr’s daughter Love was resurrected to later get adopted by Chris Hemsworth‘s Thor as his ward. Commenting on how her resurrection was included in the movie, one of the co-writer stated in an interview with Hollywood Reporter:

“Love and Thunder was always ‘Love and Thunder’. Gorr was always going to bring his daughter back into existence…There were a lot of different versions of how she came into being, but her coming into being and that being what is brought forward from Eternity was always the end goal.”

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Chris Hemsworth described Gorr as his favorite villain in the MCU.

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After being resurrected by Eternity, Love was imbued with cosmic energy, so her attributes should become better as she grows older. This avenue allows the Avengers to her in their young roster, i.e. the Young Avengers, alongside Iman Vellani’s Ms. Marvel.

Thor: Love and Thunder is now in theatres.

Source: Hollywood Reporter