October 28, 2016


'Thor: Ragnarok' Will Introduce a 'Planet Hulk' Character


On Thursday night, Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi hit Facebook Live with stars Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson. The occasion? The final day of shooting. The gist? A 14-minute tour of the Australia set on the last day of production.

And the scoop? A Planet Hulk character called Miek will be in the third Thor flick. "That name should sound familiar to Marvel's comic book faithful—he was an alien who teamed with the Hulk to overthrow a despotic regime that forced slaves to fight gladiatorial battles in order to survive on the planet Sakaar," writes The Hollywood Reporter, which spotted the Miek reveal near the 10:40 mark in the video below:

Mark Ruffalo's Hulk is also set to appear in Thor: Ragnarok, as are Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Cate Blanchett and Sam Neill.

Whether you're a Marvel expert or not, you'll identify with at least one of these two on Fuse's visit New York Comic Con 2016 with one pro, and one total newbie: