Taika Waititi is a New Zealand filmmaker and actor who has made quite a name for himself in Hollywood, especially in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He is known for his unique style of storytelling that blends humor with action, making his movies both entertaining and captivating. In this article, we will take a look at the Marvel movies that Taika Waititi has directed.
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Thor: Ragnarok was the first Marvel movie directed by Taika Waititi. Released in 2017, the movie was a huge success and received critical acclaim for its humor, visuals, and performances.
Waititi also played a character named Korg in the movie. Thor: Ragnarok grossed over $850 million worldwide and is considered one of the best Marvel movies to date.
What If..? (2021)
Waititi directed an episode of the Disney+ animated series What If.?, which explores alternate realities within the MCU.
The episode he directed was titled “What If. T’Challa Became a Star-Lord?” and featured Chadwick Boseman’s final performance as T’Challa before his untimely death. The episode was well-received by critics and fans alike.
Thor: Love and Thunder (2022)
Waititi is set to direct Thor: Love and Thunder, which is currently in production and set to release in May 2022. The movie will see Chris Hemsworth reprise his role as Thor alongside Natalie Portman’s Jane Foster as she becomes the Mighty Thor. The cast also includes Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Christian Bale as Gorr the God Butcher, and Waititi himself returning as Korg.
Taika Waititi has become one of the most sought-after directors in Hollywood thanks to his unique storytelling style and ability to infuse humor into action-packed movies. His work in the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been well-received by critics and fans, and we are excited to see what he brings to the table with Thor: Love and Thunder.