Thor (Marvel Comics)

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Thor is a character in Marvel Comics. The character was first seen in the comic Journey into Mystery #83 (date August 1962). His full name is Thor Odinson. Thor is the son of the Norse god Odin and goddess Frigga, he is the god of thunder. Thor is also a founding member of the Avengers. His main enemy is Loki, god of trickery and mischief. Loki is also Thor's younger adopted brother.

Film and TV[change | change source]

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Thor is played by Australian actor Chris Hemsworth. Hemsworth played Thor in the movies Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019). He will also play the role in Thor: Love and Thunder and the next Guardians of the Galaxy movie by Marvel.