Taika Waititi wanted Russell Crowe to have British accent in Thor: Love and Thunder

The Gladiator actor portrays Greek god Zeus, king of the Olympians, in the new superhero movie which also stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Natalie Portman in the role of Jane Foster. Discussing the Greek accent Crowe uses in the feature as part of an interview for Insider, director Taika Waititi revealed that he wasn't originally convinced by the idea and actually wanted him to sound British. The filmmaker shared:, "We actually talked at length about the accent. We wondered if someone did a Greek accent of a Greek god, is it going to be a farce?

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