It looks like Mantis (Pom Klementieff) may join the cast of Thor: Love and Thunder as well. It has been known for almost a year that at least some of the Guardians of the Galaxy will appear in the Taika Waititi film, and now the actors of the franchise have gradually confirmed their participation in the production. While Klementieff did not openly confirm his appearance as Chris Pratt did earlier this month, he did post a geotagged image on his Instagram account notifying his followers that he is in Sydney, Australia. Also, Waititi himself commented on the photo, commenting that he should “hurry up.”

The film is expected to start principal photography in earnest after the first of this year, and with the quarantine-related travel restrictions, it’s only fair to expect most of the cast members to make it to Land Down Under if they haven’t already. done.

Featuring Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) and Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), it has yet to be seen how involved the Guardians will be in the film’s plot.

I can’t tell you much. I’m very excited, “said Portman prior to Yahoo I am beginning to train, to develop muscles. If there can be all these female superheroes, the more they are, the better. I’m trying to think: it’s based on The Mighty Thor graphic novel. She is undergoing cancer treatment and she is also a superhero.

While some may expect nothing more than a glorified cameo, some industry insiders have already compared Love and Thunder to an Avengers -level event.

“I’m looking forward and excited for my friend James Gunn to take this next guy out of the park,” during an interview promoting his upcoming movie Bloodshot. “He took The Suicide Squad, so he’s about to embark on it. Thor too, the director told me that Thor will bring in some of the Guardians of the Galaxy. That will be very interesting, nobody knows, maybe I shouldn’t. they have said something «.