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Matt McGloin

Comic-Con: First Look At Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje's Kurse From Thor 2



While it's not footage from the movie, we get a good look at what the character of Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje will look like in the movie with the Kurse action figure.

Hasbro revealed their Thor 2 action figure line and among them is a first look at Kurse.

Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje transforms from Elgrim The Strong to Kurse in the movie and previously said he really mixes it up with Thor.

"It’s an amalgamation of a bull and a lava-like creature," Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje said back in February. "He has very animalistic tendencies but with this insatiable and unstoppable power. As an actor, that’s one of the hardest things to embody. You have to realize you are probably the most powerful thing you could imagine. And you have to be that. You can’t pretend, so that when you face Thor, it’s real."

Here are the Thor 2 Kurse action figure images (via ToyArk):





Thor 2: The Dark World hammers into theaters November 8th, 2013 directed by Alan Taylor (Game of Thrones), starring Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Natalie Portman as Jane Foster, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Anthony Hopkins as Odin, Idris Elba as Heimidall, Zachary Levi as Fandral and Jaimie Alexander as Sif, Christopher Eccleston as Malekith the Accursed, Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Kurse.

Head on over to the Cosmic Book News Thor movie hub for images, news and more.


Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World continues the big-screen adventures of Thor, the Mighty Avenger, as he battles to save Earth and all the Nine Realms from a shadowy enemy that predates the universe itself. In the aftermath of Marvel’s Thor and Marvel’s The Avengers, Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos…but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.