Actor Chris Hemsworth has been known for his high pay when it comes to his acting career in the past few years. While he started out as an unknown rooie actor initially, the star is now busy signing deals and contracts now. Following the upcoming release of the new Thor movie, we’re curious to know how much Chris Hemsworth’s pay for Thor: Love And Thunder is.
After starring in the 2011’s Thor, the actor did go on to play the same character of Thor in multiple other films in the Marvel cinematic universe. His range of films includes the different Thor movies including Thor: The Dark World, Thor: Rangnarok and also the Avengers movies which include Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame.
Chris Hemsworth’s Pay For Thor: Love And Thunder
According to a report from Variety, it has been stated that Chris Hemsworth indeed is one of the top players when it comes to actors in Hollywood. The report stated that Hemsworth netted a total of 20 million dollars on payday for his work on Thor: Love & Thunder. In this movie, he was working with director Taika Waititi who also directed Thor: Ragnarok.
It’s amazing to see just how far Hemsworth has come when it comes to his acting career in 10 years. As compared to the earlier days, there has been a huge hike in his salary. Hemsworth began his career acting as Thor with a 150,000 dollars payday. The actor was still an unknown actor then.
Variety also reported that out of the 20 million dollars in Hemsworth pay, the 20 million does not include any standard back-end deals, “particularly for stars of Hemsworth’s caliber”. Thor: Love And Thunder will also feature actors like Natalie Portman as Jane Foster, Jaimie Alexander as Lady Sif, and Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie besides Hemsworth as Thor.
Thor: Love And Thunder Updates
In the Thor universe, we will be introduced to several new characters in Thor: Love And Thunder. Actor Christian Bale will be seen on screen as Gorr The God Butcher, Russell Crowe as Zeus. We will also be seeing stars from Guardians of the Galaxy: Chris Pratt and Karen Gillan.
The official storyline or plot of the movie along with other details have not been revealed till date. However, it has been announced that Jane Foster would wield Mjolnir in this film and actually become “The Mighty Thor”. Some sources also said that Christian Bale’s character of Gorr The God butcher will be the main villain of the movie.
Director Taika Waititi has described the film as the “craziest thing” he’s ever done. He also mentioned that he is highly “excited” about using and utilising some of the innovative technology he applied in Thor: Ragnarok yet again.