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Thor: Love and Thunder – Twitter Going Gaga Over Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor Steals the Show

When the teaser trailer of Thor: Love and Thunder dropped, they introduced Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor. Natalie Portman’s character Jane Foster has been absent from the MCU for a long time and it would be an understatement to say the comeback was awesome. The second she grabbed the Mjolnir, all MCU fans couldn’t hold back their excited squeals. The movie is coming out soon and the fans cannot wait to see more of Jane Foster as Thor. The ones who watched the early premiere are already going crazy over her performance.

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Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder

Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder
Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor

Jane Foster as Mighty Thor has been stealing all the limelight and is all the internet can talk about. She was first introduced as a physicist doing her research in a remote desert, with Erik Selvig and intern, Darcy Lewis. She then meets Thor and the two fall in love. But she wasn’t seen in the MCU for a long time after the events of Thor: The Dark World, though she was mentioned once in Ragnarok.

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Natalie Portman worked hard for the transition for Thor: Love and Thunder
Natalie Portman worked hard for the transition

Natalie Portman has also talked about the transition of her character from the damsel in distress to a superhero, a worthy wielder of Mjolnir. She said in a recent interview, “On ‘Black Swan,’ I was asked to get as small as possible. Here, I was asked to get as big as possible. That’s an amazing challenge — and also a state of mind as a woman.” She also talked about how she improved her posture and body language to appear convincing as Thor.

Twitter is going crazy over Natalie Portman in her new avatar

Fans go crazy over Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder
Fans go crazy over Natalie Portman as Mighty Thor

With the early look at the character, people have taken Twitter to express how much they love Jane in her new mantle. Some people have even called her their new religion. Chris Hemsworth has been sidelined as the MCU fans are crushing over Lady Thor. Check out some of the fan tweets below.

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According to the comics, Jane Foster takes the mantle of Thor after the real Thor is deemed unworthy of Mjolnir, she becomes the worthy wielder of the hammer. She was even a part of the Avengers. We cannot wait to see what storyline MCU has chosen to tell how the big-screen version of the character turns into Thor. Her journey would be fun to know, considering the time she has been missing. What adventures did she have?

Thor: Love and Thunder comes out on July 7, 2022.

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Written by Gargi Mishra

I work as a staff editor at FandomWire. I am an aspiring filmmaker. I look at the world through the viewfinder and love to study films. Write them and write about them.