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Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga – George Miller Teases Deeper Dive Into Chris Hemsworth’s Role, Hints at Spinoff


Key Takeaways:
provides a detailed look at Chris Hemsworth's role as Dementus in the Saga.
– Miller invented a backstory for Dementus which was not fully revealed in Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga.
– Following backlash on Thor: Love and Thunder, Hemsworth signals willingness for another Thor film to redeem the character.

Inside the Character Dementus in Mad Max Saga

In a recent interview with Josh Horowitz's Happy Sad Confused podcast, famed director George Miller shared insights on Chris Hemsworth's character, Dementus, in the much-anticipated movie Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga. Known for his role as Thor in the Marvel series, Hemsworth brings an intriguing complexity to his portrayal of the villainous warlord, Dementus.

Backstory of Dementus

Miller revealed that Dementus' character initially started off as nothing more than a concept art drawing by renowned Japanese anime artist, Mahiro Maeda. The director found the need to evolve the character, crafting a unique backstory to justify his behaviors.

Miller mentioned an interesting element, a teddy bear attached to Dementus' costume, which was not entirely explained in the film. He indicated the item belonged to the warlord's own children. The director's intention behind this was to create an emotional connection and rationalize the character's actions.

A Peek into Dementus' Flamboyant Nature

Miller emphasized on Dementus' flamboyant nature, showing a strong sense for distinctive showmanship. “He's one of those flamboyant characters,” the director confessed. This was evident in Dementus' dramatic movement and theatrical presentation throughout the film.

With Hemsworth's portrayal leaving craving for more, Miller hinted that his character's backstory is not yet fully explored. The hints point towards a possible highlighting Dementus' origins and character evolution.

Chris Hemsworth Eyes One More Shot at Thor

Chris Hemsworth rose to utmost fame as the original Avenger, Thor, in the Marvel series. Despite a less than satisfactory response to Thor: Love and Thunder, Hemsworth expressed a desire to take a shot at another Thor installment to for the perceived shortcomings in the last film.

Echoing the opinion of many fans, the admitted that Thor was more of a comedic relief in the last film, straying from his powerful God of Thunder persona. Confessing a need for redemption, Hemsworth indicated his willingness to go another round with Thor, provided Marvel Studios is on board.

Beyond Thor, Hemsworth yearning for Serious Roles

While he has made a mark with action and roles, Hemsworth has expressed keen interest in exploring more serious roles. He revealed his wishes to collaborate with veteran directors like Christopher Nolan, Greta Gerwig, Scorsese, and Steven Spielberg. This indicates an ambition to explore different genres and experiment with his prowess.

In summary, Miller's interview gave fans a deeper understanding of both Dementus and Hemsworth as an actor. Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga promises more untold stories, potentially leading to future explorations both inside and outside the Mad Max universe.

Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga is currently screening in theaters worldwide.


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