Monday, August 19, 2019 | ePaper
Tessa Thompson teases her LGBTQ character from Thor movie
During Comic-Con 2019, actor Tessa Thompson, who will be playing the role of Valkyrie in the fourth Thor movie titled Thor. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actor who will be playing the first LGBTQ superhero in the flick jokingly said, â€œAs a new king (of Asgard), she (Valkyrie) needs to find her queen. That will be the first order of business.â€ Valkyrie, however, isnâ€™t the first LGBTQ character of Marvel Studios. It was director duo Russo Brothers who cast the studioâ€™s first openly gay character in Avengers: Endgame played by its co-director Joe Russo.