The Erik Selvig wiki last edited by Comicbookman26 on 05/06/15 02:34PM View full history

Brief History

Erik Selvig is a scientist whom works with Jane Foster and Darcy Lewis and was one of the first mortals to meet the Asgardian God Thor. He has only appeared in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and it's comic adoptions and has yet to make an appearance in the Main Marvel Universe.

A deleted line from the first Thor film suggests that Selvig is friends with Henry Pym.

Other Media

Erik Selvig was created for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and appears in several films. He is played by Stellan Skarsgard in each of his appearances.

Thor (2011)

Erik and his colleagues Jane and Darcy helped Thor during his struggle against Thor's evil half-brother Loki.

The Avengers (2012)

During Loki's siege on Earth which caused the Avengers to be assembled, Erik was possessed by Loki to do his bidings. Eventually, Loki was defeated and Erik was brought back to his right state of mind.

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Although Erik had been freed of Loki's possession in The Avengers, the months after, it was notable he still had to come to terms with the fact of having been possessed.

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Erik is once more part of the surrounding cast of the Avengers. Seemingly back in good spirits, Erik is seen teaching a class in University when he is contacted by Thor to help locate an ancient well for him.

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