Christian Bale will be playing the villain in Thor: Love And Thunder, and the news has been confirmed by Tessa Thompson who will be playing the role of Valkyrie in the film. She spoke about Christian Bale at the premiere of westworld season 3.

The actor said in a statement “Christian Bale is going to play our villain, which is going to be fantastic, I’ve read the script. I can’t tell you much. Lots of exciting text messages exchanged between Natalie and I. We’re going to have fun. Taika is writing (and) directing. Some familiar faces. Some new people coming into the mix.”

Thor: Love and Thunder and Taika Waititi will be returning to helm the project.  It looks like he will be bringing the retro theme to the film this time after the title reveal the same things he did with Thor: Ragnarok which made it a blockbuster hit.

Earlier Taika Waititi confirmed had confirmed that the pre-production of the fourth film of Thor, Thor: Love And Thunder will start from April and the team will be moving to Sydney Australia in August to shoot the film. Well now we know the main villain is played by Christian Bale however we do not know the villain who will be seen in the film and that is the main surprise.

The film will be hitting the theatres on November 5,2021.