Christian Bale Reveals How He Played Gorr the Godslayer and Didn't Know Anything About Marvel

Christian Bale Reveals How He Played Gorr the Godslayer and Didn't Know Anything About Marvel

The Dark Knight star and Academy Award winner Christian Bale played Gorr the Godslayer in the new Thor: Love and Thunder without knowing anything about the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He admitted this in an interview with Total Film.

Christian Bale told how he played Gorr the Godslayer and didn't know anything about Marvel

Christian Bale as Gorr the Killer Gods

“People said, look, he's joined the MCU! And I thought: where did you join? I didn't join, thanks. Cinematic universe? So, we need to find out what it is,” Bale said.

According to the actor, the Aphex Twin “Come to Daddy” video helped him play the character.

Christian Bale told how he played Gorr the Godslayer and did not know anything about Marvel

Still from Aphex Twin “Come to Daddy”

As well as an image of the Nosferatu vampire from Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau's classic horror film.

Christian Bale told how he played Gorra the Godslayer and knew nothing about Marvel

Still from the film “Nosferatu, a symphony of horror”

Thor 4 will premiere in theaters on July 7, 2022.

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