Character Spotlight: Jane Foster |       Thor Goddess of Thunder

Character Spotlight: Jane Foster | Thor Goddess of Thunder

Mighty Thor.pngJane Foster
Thor: Goddess of Thunder

from ComicVine:
A nurse who assisted Thor (disguised as Dr. Donald Blake) and eventually fell in love with him. Despite being diagnosed with breast cancer, she took up the mantle of Thor when he was no longer deemed worthy.

from Wikipedia:
Jane Foster is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, most commonly depicted as a supporting character of the superhero Thor. Created by writers Stan Lee and Larry Lieber, and artist Jack Kirby, the character first appeared in Journey into Mystery #84 (Sept. 1962).

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For many years, Foster was a nurse employed by Dr. Donald Blake, Thor’s first mortal host, before becoming a doctor herself.

jane-foster.pngIn 2015, Foster was revealed to be deemed worthy to wield Thor’s hammer Mjolnir when the former is no longer able, adopting the name of Thor, the “Goddess of Thunder”, and joining the Avengers.

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Jane Foster has also appeared in various media adaptations of Thor, including the 2011 feature film Thor, and its 2013 sequel Thor: The Dark World, in which she is portrayed by Natalie Portman.

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