When a well established movie franchise wants to go turbo and use their first big FEMALE villain, the go-to- gal is deinfitley Cate Blanchett. And she’s doing the honors for Thor: RAgnarook, portraying the evil hammer-crushing, hair-shearing Hela. Dark Galadriel all the way!
And Marvel has totally stolen The Beat’s gimmick with this 31 days of HelaWeen campaign!
Thus far they unveiled emojis.
— Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) October 1, 2017
And these, iit must be admitted, totally mega DARK Legos.
— Lego Loki (@Loki_Lego) October 1, 2017
I’m psyched for Hela myself. The headdress is a little tough to construct but I predict she’ll be a hit come Halloween costume time!
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.