Ever since Mark Ruffalo revealed that Bruce Banner’s and the Hulk’s personalities could be starting to merge, fans have been wondering whether or not we’re going to see a more talkative Hulk in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In the comics, the character can communicate quite easily, but that’s something that we’ve yet to see so far in the movies, even though he has actually mumbled a few words in the past. However, judging from everything we’ve heard so far about Thor: Ragnarok, it seems that the plan is to make the Green Goliath a lot more smarter than the mindless beast that we’re used to seeing.
Director Taika Waititi has been talking quite a lot about Thor: Ragnarok recently, since he has been promoting his latest movie, Hunt for the Wilderpeople, at the Sundance Film Festival. In an interview with Hitflix, Waititi revealed that the studio has been discussing how they’re going to move forward with the character and if he’s going to become more verbal in the future. Here’s what he had to say:
Another fan-favorite character who will likely appear in the movie is Tom Hiddleston’s Loki. He’s one of the best villains that the universe has to offer, so it isn’t surprising that everyone wants to see more of him, even though he often steals the spotlight from even the God of Thunder himself. Here’s what the director had to say about that:
Since Waititi is mostly known for his unique style of humor and his brilliant comedies, many assume that he’s going to overdo it with the jokes, because Ragnarok is expected to be much more darker than some of Marvel’s previous movies. You may remember a recent rumor that the director was hired in order to brighten things up a little, and judging from his comments below, it appears that’s indeed the case:
What do you guys think? Are you looking forward to seeing the evolution of the Green Goliath in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Sound-off your thoughts in the comment section below.