More Marvel content incoming! Disney+ has announced the upcoming line-up of 12 new Marvel titles for 2022 and 2023, including a series about WandaVision’s Agatha Harkness and a second season for animated series What If…?
Disney+ gave viewers a sneak peek on what’s in store for the Marvel Universe during Disney+ Day 2021 on Friday, November 12.
According to Marvel’s website, here’s what Disney+ subscribers can expect in the coming years.
What If…? season two
Another season of the hit animated series is coming! It will be directed by Bryan Andrews and written by AC Bradley.
“After enlisting the Guardians of the Multiverse to stop Infinity Ultron, The Watcher returns in Season 2 of What If…? to meet new heroes and explore more strange new worlds in the MCU’s ever-expanding Multiverse,” the synopsis read.
Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany is set to play Marvel Studios’ She-Hulk in the new comedy series, which is set for a 2022 premiere.
“She-Hulk follows Jennifer Walters, a lawyer who specializes in superhuman-oriented legal cases. She-Hulk will welcome a host of Marvel characters to the series, including the Hulk, played by Mark Ruffalo, and the Abomination, played by Tim Roth,” Marvel said.
Dune star Oscar Isaac will play the titular character of Moon Knight in Marvel Studios’ new “globe-trotting action-adventure series,” which is about the complex vigilante who suffers from dissociative identity disorder.
“The multiple identities who live inside him find themselves thrust into a deadly war of the gods against the backdrop of modern and ancient Egypt,” the synopsis reads. Directed by Mohamed Diab, Moon Knight is heading to Disney+ in 2022.
According to Marvel, the new animated series will explore new stories in the iconic ’90s timeline of the original X-Men series. It is written by Beau DeMayo and will debut in 2023.
Spider-Man: Freshman Year
Animated series Spider-Man: Freshman Year will follow Peter Parker “on his way to becoming Spider-Man in the MCU, with a journey unlike we’ve ever seen and a style that celebrates the character’s early comic book roots.”
I Am Groot
Marvel’s new series of shorts follows Guardians of the Galaxy favorite Baby Groot and “his glory days of growing up and getting into trouble among the stars.”
The series stars Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams, “a genius inventor who creates the most advanced suit of armor since Iron Man.”
Agatha: House of Harkness
Since it was Agatha all along, the WandaVision baddie will be getting her own spin-off show, with Kathryn Hahn reprising her iconic role.
The dark comedy series will reveal more about the nosy neighbor-turned-evil witch and will be directed by Jac Schaefer, who was head writer and executive producer on WandaVision.
The new animated series from “reimagines the Marvel Universe as a new generation of heroes battle against an ever-spreading zombie scourge.”
It will be directed by Bryan Andrews and written by Zeb Wells.
Iman Vellani will be playing Kamala Kahn, aka Ms. Marvel, in the new show.
“Ms. Marvel introduces viewers to Kamala, a 16-year old Pakistani American from Jersey City. An aspiring artist, an avid gamer, and a voracious fan-fiction scribe, she is a huge fan of the Avengers, and one in particular, Captain Marvel,” the plot reads.
“But Kamala has always struggled to find her place in the world – that is until she gets super powers like the heroes she’s always looked up to.”
Samuel L. Jackson and Ben Mendelsohn will be playing Nick Fury and Skryll Talos, respectively. Both characters first met in 2019’s Captain Marvel.
The upcoming crossover comic event series “showcases a faction of shapeshifting Skrulls who have been infiltrating Earth for years.” – Rappler.com