Summary: Chris Hemsworth, who gained fame from the Thor movie franchise, did not appear in Spider Man 3. Despite rumors that he was going to have a cameo appearance, Chris Hemsworth himself has denied the rumor.
1. The origins of the rumor
The rumor that Chris Hemsworth was going to appear in Spider Man 3 started circulating online as early as 2020. Some fans speculated that Hemsworth’s character, Thor, would make an appearance in the movie due to his previous interactions with Spider Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
However, there were no concrete reports or confirmations from Hemsworth or the studio that suggested he would be appearing in the movie. The rumors seemed to have been fueled by fan wishful thinking rather than any factual basis.
As the release date for the movie approached, the rumor began to gain more traction, with some even speculating about the nature of Hemsworth’s cameo and how it would fit into the plot of the movie.
2. Chris Hemsworth denies the rumor
In March 2021, Chris Hemsworth himself put an end to the rumor that he would be appearing in Spider Man 3. In an interview with ScreenRant, Hemsworth confirmed that he was not involved in the movie in any way.
He expressed his admiration for the Spider Man franchise and the people involved in making the movie but confirmed that he had not been asked to make an appearance. Hemsworth also acknowledged that there were many rumors and speculations about his possible involvement, but reiterated that they were all unfounded.
Hemsworth’s statement effectively put the rumor to rest and disappointed many fans who had been hoping to see Thor and Spider Man share the screen again.
3. Chris Hemsworth’s future in the MCU
Although Chris Hemsworth did not appear in Spider Man 3, fans can still look forward to seeing him in future Marvel Cinematic Universe movies. It is already confirmed that he will be reprising his role as Thor in the upcoming Thor: Love and Thunder, which is set to be released in 2022.
The movie will see Hemsworth’s character teaming up with Jane Foster, played by Natalie Portman, who will become the new Thor. The movie is also expected to feature appearances from several other MCU characters, including the Guardians of the Galaxy and Christian Bale’s character, Gorr the God Butcher.
Aside from Thor: Love and Thunder, there have been rumors that Hemsworth could make appearances in other MCU projects, such as Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and the Disney+ series, Loki. However, these remain just speculations at this point and have not been confirmed by Hemsworth or the studio.
4. The future of Spider Man in the MCU
Spider Man 3 marked the end of Tom Holland’s contract as Spider Man, leading many fans to wonder about the character’s future in the MCU. However, in late 2019, it was announced that Holland would be returning for at least two more movies.
The first of these movies, Spider-Man: No Way Home, is scheduled to be released in December 2021. The plot details of the movie are still unknown, but it has been confirmed that it will feature the return of several characters from previous Spider-Man movies, including Alfred Molina’s Doctor Octopus and Jamie Foxx’s Electro.
Aside from Spider-Man: No Way Home, there have been no concrete reports about the future of the character in the MCU. However, given the popularity of Spider Man, it is likely that the character will continue to be a central figure in the franchise for years to come.
Although rumors suggested that Chris Hemsworth may appear in Spider Man 3, the actor himself has confirmed that he was never involved in the movie. While fans may have been disappointed by the news, they can still look forward to seeing Hemsworth reprise his role as Thor in future MCU movies, as well as Tom Holland returning as Spider Man in at least two more films. With the ongoing popularity of both characters and the MCU as a whole, it seems that there are many exciting adventures still to come in this cinematic universe.