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No to Silver Surfer, yes to Space Sharks in 'Thor: Love & Thunder'

Tessa Thompson and Taika Waititi on the set of "Thor: Ragnarok."
Tessa Thompson and Taika Waititi on the set of "Thor: Ragnarok." (Image credit: Jasin Boland (Marvel Studios))

"Thor: Love & Thunder's" Taika Waititi hosted an Instagram watch-along of "Thor: Ragnarok" on April 9, with suprise guest appearances from Tessa Thompson and Mark Ruffalo. But now, the story seems more about what was said more than who showed up.

According to Variety, Waititi squarely shot down the idea of Silver Surfer appearing in the film, but did say that "Space Sharks" - similar to the Acanti, which are commonly enslaved by the Brood empire for use as spaceships - would be in the film.

Space sharks in "Thor" comics. (Image credit: Dave Cockrum (Marvel Comics))

The writer/director did dodge questions on what Christian Bale's role would be in this fourth Thor film, and if Tom Hiddleston would reprise his role here.

"Thor: Love & Thunder" is scheduled to hit theaters Feb. 18, 2022.

 Originally published on Newsarama. 

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