Thor: Ragnarok introduces Thor’s until-now unmentioned sister into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. While its true that Thor does have a sister in the Marvel Comics universe, it is not the same sister who appears in Thor: Ragnarok.
Thor: Ragnarok SPOILERS follow.
In Thor: Ragnarok, Odin reveals to Thor and Loki that his firstborn child was a daughter named Hel, the deadly goddess of death. Odin has been using his power to seal Hela away from the Nine Realms because her power had grown too great and too dangerous,
There is a similar but not quite the same origin for Thor’s sister in the Marvel Comics universe, Aldrif Odinsdottir, aka Angela. Like the MCU’s Hela, Angela was Odin’s firstborn and the heir to the throne of Asgard. However, when Asgard went to war with the realm of
The queen of
The events of Age of Ultron cause a ripple in spacetime that pulled Angela away from
Thor and Loki later returned
Since then, Angela has acted as an assassin for Asgard and even taken over control of Hel from Hela. She remains one of the most dangerous characters in the Ten Realms.
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Thor: Ragnarok is now playing in theaters. Other upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe movies include Black Panther on February 16, 2018, Avengers: Infinity War on May 4, 2018, Ant-Man and the Wasp on July 6, 2018, Captain Marvel on March 8, 2019, the fourth Avengers movie on May 3, 2019, the sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming on July 5, 2019, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 in 2020.