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    All Of The Main "Thor: Love And Thunder" Actors' Kids Appear In The Movie, Plus 25 Other Marvel Cast And Crew Duos Who Are Family

    Poor Liam is the only Hemsworth not in Thor: Love and Thunder!

    From Natasha Romanoff reuniting with her sister in Black Widow to Wanda Maximoff trying to protect her sons from the truth in WandaVision, family is a pretty important theme in a lot of Marvel movies.

    In the MCU, the importance of family stretches behind the scenes. Some relatives work as a team to help bring our favorite superheroes to life, and others help each other land an enviable cameo role.

    Here are 29 pairs of relatives who've worked in the MCU:

    1. Chris Hemsworth plays Thor in Thor: Love and Thunder.

    Thor pops the collar on his sleeveless denim vest

    His daughter India Hemsworth plays Gorr's daugher.

    During a roundtable interview with Entertainment Weekly, Christian Bale, who plays Gorr, told Chris, "She was so magnificent in it. But it was also so cute seeing your relationship, and her having to be like, 'Who's this weird bald bloke who's all covered in scars and crying over [me]?' [I saw] what a good dad you are, gently coaxing her through it, like, 'No, just stay there. I know he's a bit disgusting, but just stay there.'"

    2. Chris's twin sons Sasha and Tristan Hemsworth also made an appearance in the movie.

    dressed in suits, Sasha and Tristian pose on the red carpet with their parents, both wrapped in their dad's arms

    They shared the role of young Thor during the transitional sequence in which he gets older as he runs through the woods.

    eight-year-old Thor speeds through the magical Asgardian woods

    3. Natalie Portman plays Dr. Jane Foster / Mighty Thor.

    wearing her Mighty Thor helmet and armor, Jane catches Mjolnir

    Her children, Amalia and Aleph Portman-Millepied, cameo in the film.

    wearing a short dress with a puffy skirt and  sweetheart neckline with a crown of roses, Natalie smiles and waves on the premiere red carpet

    4. Christian Bale plays Gorr.

    Gorr pulls back the thin hood covering his creepy, bald head and casts a threatening glare

    His children, Emmeline and Joseph Bale, cameo in the movie as well.

    wearing a simple button down and jacket, Christian smiles gently on the red carpet

    5. Taika Waititi serves as both director and the voice of Korg.

    with one hand in the pocket of his colorful suit, Taika smiles for the red carpet camera

    His children, Matewa Kiritapu and Te Hinekāhu, helped design the shadow demons that Gorr summons. They also cameo in the film.

    wearing matching denim jackets, Taika's two little girls pose on the red carpet with his arms around them

    Waititi told, "My daughter was watching me write the script one day and she looked over my shoulder and says, 'What's a shadow demon?' I was like, 'I don't know.' And she goes, 'What does it look like?' So she went and drew one...And I gave it to the Visual Development department, and they turned it into a fully rendered monster."

    at the premiere, Matewa and Te hold their dad's hands and cuddle against him on the red carpet

    He continued, "Then I just started asking everyone else around the office. I was like, get your kids to draw some monsters. And then we just had a collection of monsters. So all of those monsters that Gorr summons, the reason they look so crazy is because they're all designed by children."

    6. Oscar Isaac plays Steven Grant and Marc Spector in Moon Knight.

    His younger brother, Michael Hernandez, is a journalist, but Oscar hired him to "come in and be the other [Oscar]" during scenes where Steven and Marc are talking to each other.

    Michael and Oscar in suits and embracing on the red carpet

    "It was the closest thing to me there is on Earth," Oscar said at a press conference.

    Oscar looking into a glass window on the street

    7. Tom Holland has been playing Peter Parker since Captain America: Civil War.

    Tom crouching as Spider-Man

    His younger brother Harry Holland was hired to play a robber whom Spider-Man catches in Spider-Man: No Way Home.

    When Tom was complaining about filming upside down all day, Harry told him to "suck it up and get on with it," so the day Harry came to the set, Tom asked the stunt coordinator, "Please, just whatever you do with the stunt, make it so he's upside down."

    Harry running down the street and then ending up hanging upside down

    "The icing on the cake...they've cut the scene," Tom said.

    8. Alaqua Cox plays Maya Lopez in Hawkeye.

    Echo leaning against a wall and holding two sticks

    Her cousin Darnell Besaw plays the younger version of Maya.

    Close-up of young girl not smiling

    Sharing behind-the-scenes pictures with Darnell on Instagram, Alaqua wrote, "We out here representing our Menominee tribe."

    9. Kurt Russell plays Ego the Living Planet in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

    Kurt looking up and wearing a cape and costume

    His son Wyatt Russell plays John Walker on The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

    Wyatt as John in warrior costume

    Kurt offered Wyatt a solid piece of advice about playing a Marvel character: Make sure you can still use the bathroom when you're wearing your suit.

    Kurt and Wyatt smiling on the red carpet

    10. Chris Hemsworth has been playing the god of thunder since Thor.

    Chris as Thor wearing an armored suit and holding a large hammer

    His older brother, Luke Hemsworth, cameoed as an Asgardian actor playing Thor in Thor: Ragnarok and Thor: Love and Thunder.

    Luke as "Thor" looking anguished

    Ironically, their younger brother, Liam Hemsworth, originally made it further in the auditions for Thor than Chris did.

    11. Chris's wife, Elsa Pataky, was a stand-in for Jane Foster in Thor: The Dark World.

    Natalie Portman couldn't make it to the reshoots for the post-credits scene — aka the big kiss scene — so the studio asked Chris to pick from a group of stunt doubles. He chose Elsa instead.

    Elsa and Chris kissing on a rooftop in the movie

    Elsa also cameoed as one of Thor's previous love interests in Thor: Love and Thunder.

    wearing matching outfits, Elsa and Chris pose with their arms around each other at the premiere

    12. Paul Bettany voices JARVIS in the Iron Man movies, and he's been playing Vision since Avengers: Age of Ultron.

    Paul as Vision

    His wife, Jennifer Connelly, voices another one of Tony Stark's AIs — Karen (whom Peter Parker calls Suit Lady) in Spider-Man: Homecoming.

    A headshot of Jennifer next to an image of Spider-Man with the text "Karen is the AI voice in the Spider-Man suit Tony designed"

    She also appeared in a non-MCU Marvel movie, playing Betty Ross in Hulk (2003).

    Jennifer touching the chest of Erik Bana as the Hulk and looking at him

    13. Jon Favreau has been playing Happy Hogan since Iron Man. He also directed Iron Man and Iron Man 2.

    Jon in a suit and looking serious

    His son, Max Favreau, cameoed as the Iron Man mask–wearing boy who's saved by Tony Stark in Iron Man 2.

    Young boy wearing an Iron Man mask

    After rewatching Iron Man 2, director Jon Watts decided to retcon the fact that that little boy was Peter Parker in Spider-Man: Homecoming.

    Black-and-white image of the little boy in the background as Spider-Man runs

    14. James Gunn wrote and directed all three Guardians of the Galaxy movies.

    Headshot of James

    His brother Sean Gunn has been playing Kraglin Obfonteri since Guardians of the Galaxy.

    Sean as Kraglin in the spaceship

    He's also been doing the motion capture work for Rocket Raccoon and Groot since Guardians of the Galaxy.

    Sean in a green bodysuit sitting on a rocky surface

    15. James and Sean's dad, Jim Gunn Sr., cameoed as the man taking pictures in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

    Close-up of Jim holding up a phone in a crowd

    16. Their mom, Leota Gunn, cameoed alongside her husband as his character's partner.

    Close-up of Leota smiling and holding up a phone

    17. Stellan Skarsgård played Erik Selvig in the first two Thor movies and the first two Avengers movies.

    Stellan, wearing a scar, stands holding a book and with bookshelves behind him

    His son Bill Skarsgård voices a Deviant named Kro in Eternals.

    Headshot of Bill next to an image of the animated Kro

    18. Meng'er Zhang played Xu Xialing in Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.

    Meng'er as Xu looking ready for combat

    Her husband, Yung Lee, was an action designer on the same movie.

    Meng'er and Yung on the Eternals red carpet together

    They actually met on set, and they didn't have a formal proposal or wedding.

    After they got married, production threw them a party. Simu Liu surprised them with a trip to Disneyland, and the next day, Awkwafina rented a venue for a big karaoke party.

    19. Brothers Joe and Anthony Russo have codirected four MCU movies: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame.

    Joe and Anthony standing together on the red carpet

    Joe also cameoed as a member of Captain America's support group in Avengers: Endgame.

    Close-up of Joe

    20. Joe has four children, all of whom have cameoed in his MCU movies. The biggest role went to Ava Russo, who plays Lila Barton in Avengers: Endgame and Hawkeye.

    Ava smiling as Lila

    21. Lia Russo plays a teenage Hulk fan named Lia in Avengers: Endgame.

    Lia smiling next to the Hulk

    22. Sophia Russo cameoed in Avengers: Endgame.

    @aryantraj2903 That’s her...and her boyfriend 😬. The brother is the blonde one...

    Marvel Studios / Via Twitter: @Russo_Brothers

    23. Basil Russo cameoed alongside Sophia as a memorial-wall visitor in Avengers: Endgame.

    Basil looking sad in front of the wall

    24. Anthony's son Julian Russo plays a Hulk fan alongside his cousin Lia in Avengers: Endgame.

    25. Anthony's wife, Ann Russo, plays a STRIKE agent in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and she voices Heike Zemo in Captain America: Civil War.

    Arrow pointing to Ann in a movie scene

    26. Joe and Anthony's sister Angela Russo-Otstot plays Garcia (a veteran in Sam Wilson's counseling meeting) in Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

    Close-up of Angela in a scene

    27. Angela's two sons have been in the MCU too. Agostino Rosalina also plays a Hulk fan in Avengers: Endgame.

    Close-up of Agostino smiling

    28. Dante Rosalina plays the little boy who notices Steve Rogers in the Smithsonian at the end of Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

    Arrow pointing to Dante wearing a Captain America costume

    29. And finally, Anthony and Joe's parents, Basil and Patricia Russo, had a walk-by cameo in Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

    Arrows pointing to Basil and Patricia walking