Meet Akosia Sabet, the Ghanaian who plays the goddess Bast in Thor Love and Thunder

New images from the upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe movie Thor Love and Thunder just gave us a cameo of an Easter egg. The photos from the Taika Waititi film made its way online showing gods from the MCU in assembly. Perhaps, meeting to address the problem of the movie’s listed antagonist Gorr, played by Christian Bale.

The image shows Natalie Portman (Mighty Thor) and Tessa Thompson (Valkyrie) and the popular Black Panther goddess Bast played by the newly casted Akosia Sabet.



Akosia Sabet is set to portray Bast the god worshipped by Wakandans in Black Panther.

Goddess Bast from Black Panther

What do we know about Akosia Sabet?

Akosia Sabet

Akosia Sabet is a Ghanaian-Australian actress, model and singer. Born in Ghana, she was raised in Australia from the age of two by her parents. Her acting debut was in 2018 in the movie Winchester. Since then she’s carried on with acting credits in Secret Bridesmaids’ Business (2019) and Clickbait (2021).

The Melbourne-based singer’s repertoire includes a discography of Jazz and Soul music. Deeply artistic, she fuses African themes in her music video aesthetics. You can take a listen to some of her music below.




We are stoked and can’t wait to see Akosia Sabet showout on the big screen this June in Thor Love and Thunder.

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