Chris Hemsworth talks brief retirement and Thor’s future

Chris Hemsworth as Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder.

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The Marvel Cinematic Universe has managed to catapult many actors to superstardom, and Chris Hemsworth is one of the best poster. Formerly known for gaming Kirk’s father In the opening minutes of Star Trek 2009 reboot, first ox A movie from 2011 honed his career like a bolt of lightning, so much so that he landed a new action franchise in the form of Netflix’s extraction and the recent Disney+ series, no limits.

no limits It premiered recently, and that was during its fourth episode Hemsworth learned that he had a “strong” genetic predisposition to developing Alzheimer’s disease as he got older. Both of his parents have the APOE4 gene, which is said to lead to an increased risk of amnesia. As a result, he announced his brief retirement from acting to spend time with his wife, Elsa Pataky, and their three children.

“It really sparked something in me for wanting to take time off,” Hemswort said. Vanity Fair. “And ever since we finished the show, I’ve been completing things that I’ve already been contracted to do. […] I’m going home and I’m going to have a great part of the vacation and simpler. Be with the kids, be with my wife.” The revelation about his potential health-related future is surprisingly frank, and despite Disney’s offer to delete those scenes, he chose to keep them. “My concern was that I didn’t want to manipulate and dramatize it and make it some kind of sympathy obsession or something else for my entertainment.”

Even with such a brief retirement, Hemsworth took the time to acknowledge the potential of returning as Thor in the future. After giving the stock an answer “I’m open to that if there’s more”he was more specific in saying that it would be fine if that was possible Thor 5 It will serve as his last one. “Maybe we should close the book if I do that again, you know what I mean? I feel like it might warrant it,” he said. “I feel like it’s probably the end, but it doesn’t depend on anything anyone has told me or any kind of plan. You have this birth of a hero, the journey of the hero, and then the death of the hero, and I don’t know — am I at that point? Who do you know?

One of his future roles is that of George Miller FuriosaAnd the A prequel movie about the acclaimed Mad Max: Fury Road Movie. His comments on working with Miller, whom he called “a genius, but not the crazy kind”, Perhaps it illuminates a little bit of what the Aussie wants to do for the rest of his acting career. I said to my agent,this where I want to spend my working hours; With someone who is kind, helpful and fun. […] Someone who is fully aware of how their energy affects others…and chooses it to be a positive experience. The whole crew, everyone is in the best mood. It baffles me that some people in this situation don’t understand that.”


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