The Marvel Cinematic Universe didn’t finish with Avengers: Endgame, however it did take an enormous break.
Marvel’s grand plans prolong far into the long run, and the novel coronavirus pandemic has pressured Disney to shift its plans. Whereas some launch dates are locked, loaded, and able to go, others are however whispers within the wind, and others have shifted considerably as a consequence of international disasters. Notably, the present part of the MCU would be the first to combine its tv properties absolutely into higher scheme of issues — or fairly, the primary to cross over into Disney Plus’ unique TV exhibits.
From an extended, lengthy, lengthy-awaited Black Widow solo movie to Kamala Khan’s first MCU look on Disney Plus, right here’s each deliberate future Marvel Cinematic Universe film and Disney Plus present.
A mixture of 1950s sitcom and epic MCU journey reunites Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Imaginative and prescient (Paul Bettany) — oh, and likewise Darcy (Kat Dennings), Jimmy Woo (Randall Park), grown-up Monica Rambeau (Teyonah Parris), and Kathryn Hahn as a nosy neighbor. Seemingly drawing from restricted comics collection Home of M and Imaginative and prescient, it looks as if WandaVision may characteristic some type of actuality warping, and it’ll lay groundwork for the upcoming Physician Unusual within the Multiverse of Insanity.
Natasha Romanoff returns yet another time with a stand-alone movie. Black Widow takes place between the occasions of Captain America: Civil Warfare and Avengers: Infinity Warfare, and finds Natasha tying up free ends in Budapest. There, she encounters Yelena Belova (Florence Pugh), one other recruit from the Black Widow program and a sister-figure, and Crimson Guardian (David Harbour), mainly the Russian equal of Captain America. Rachel Weisz co-stars as Melina, one other spy within the Black Widow program. The film was just lately faraway from Disney’s launch schedule as a consequence of coronavirus issues, given a brand new fall launch date, inflicting a shuffling of releases all down Marvel’s film line, after which delayed once more till 2021, inflicting one other recreation of musical chairs. In the mean time it’s set for a theatrical launch.
A Disney Plus unique specializing in Bucky Barnes and Sam Wilson. The largest query of the collection is the way it will deal with the legacy of Captain America: Since Steve Rogers left his defend and title to Sam, does Sam nonetheless go by Falcon? Will the collection deal with a transition? The present is organising a trio of antagonists effectively set to interrogate that concept, with Flag-Smasher, U.S. Agent, and the return of Captain America: Civil Warfare’s Zemo.
On prime of Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan, Captain America: The Winter Soldier actress Emily VanCamp returns for Falcon and the Winter Soldier as SHIELD Agent Sharon Carter, with Daniel Bruhl reprising his function as Zemo. Wyatt Russell makes his MCU debut as U.S. Agent.
Loki: Could 2021
Everybody’s favourite MCU dangerous boy is again in a Disney Plus unique. Nevertheless it received’t be the reformed Loki who tragically perished within the first moments of Avengers: Infinity Warfare. As a substitute, it’s the model of Loki from the alternate 2012, who escaped with the tesseract, and has come underneath the thumb of the Time Variance Authority, the extra-dimensional timeline-protecting paperwork.
Tom Hiddleston returns to the function, the place it appears like he’ll be visiting totally different eras of actual historical past, Marvel film historical past, and Marvel comics historical past.
Marvel’s first Asian-American lead will likely be performed by Simu Liu, who mainly tweeted this function into existence. They usually say Twitter is dangerous! Reverse Shang-Chi would be the Mandarin (like, the precise Marvel Mandarin and never the Iron Man 3 fake-out), performed by legendary Chinese language actor Tony Leung. The movie will likely be written by Chinese language-American screenwriter Dave Callaham (The Expendables), and directed by Asian-American filmmaker Destin Daniel Cretton (The Glass Fort).
Angelina Jolie leads the star-studded solid of The Eternals as Thena, a warrior recruited by Everlasting Ikaris (Richard Madden). The cosmic journey additionally stars Kumail Nanjiani; Lauren Ridloff as Makkari; Brian Tyree Henry as Phastos; Salma Hayek as Ajak, the chief of the Eternals; Lia McHugh as Flanx Vibrant; Gemma Chan as Sersi; and Don Lee as Gilgamesh. Equipment Harington joins as human character Dane Whitman, since each mystical bunch of godlike aliens wants a human pal — however Dane Whitman can also be the identify of the Marvel superhero often known as the Black Knight.
Now that good boy Tom Holland saved Spider-Man’s standing within the MCU, a 3rd Spider-Man film is on its method. There isn’t any title, however we will in all probability guess that it is going to be some play on the phrase “residence.” Spider-Man: Homeland? Spider-Man: Dwelling Is The place the Coronary heart Is? The movie is more likely to take care of the repercussions of J. Jonah Jameson revealing Peter Parker’s id to the world — however it’s additionally extensively anticipated to go hopping via dimensions, with a number of actors from Sony’s earlier Spider-Man franchises set to reprise their roles, together with Alfred Molina as Physician Octopus, and Jamie Foxx as Electro.
The Matt Fraction and David Aja-inspired collection about Clint Barton and his successor Kate Bishop is at the moment in manufacturing and slated for “late 2021.” Hailee Steinfeld (Bumblebee) will play Kate, with Florence Pugh reprising her function as Black Widow’s Yelena Belova. The collection lineup additionally consists of Fra Price because the villainous mafia murderer Kazimierz Kazimierczak, and Alaqua Cox because the deaf superhero Echo.
Kamala Khan’s Disney Plus present has seemingly been quick tracked — and star Iman Vellani will be a part of the solid of Captain Marvel 2.
At San Diego Comedian-Con 2019, Kevin Feige introduced that the occasions of WandaVision would instantly tie into the Physician Unusual sequel, Physician Unusual within the Multiverse of Insanity. Particulars on this film are scant, although Feige did say, “Simply because Quentin Beck makes up lies concerning the multiverse, doesn’t imply it isn’t actual.” WandaVision’s Elizabeth Olsen will be a part of Benedict Cumberbatch, and newcomer Xochitl Gomez will play the dimension-hopping superteen America Chavez.
Taika Waititi returns to direct Thor 4. This time, Jane Foster takes up the mantle of the God of Thunder, with Natalie Portman returning to the MCU for the primary time since Thor: Darkish World. Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie can also be set to play an enormous function. Chris Hemsworth — the superior Marvel Chris — will return as Thor.
Director Ryan Coogler first introduced the date of the Black Panther follow-up at D23 2019, effectively earlier than star Chadwick Boseman’s tragic passing. Disney has confirmed that it has no intentions to recast the function of T’Challa. As a substitute the sequel will deal with the expanded solid of characters launched within the first movie, involving not less than Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, and Martin Freeman as as Shuri, Okoye, and Everett Okay. Ross, respectively.
Captain Marvel 2: Nov 11
The sequel to 2019’s Captain Marvel doesn’t have a title but, however it does have a launch date. Additionally extra solid: With Kamala Khan and Monica Rambeau — the superhero often known as Photon, who’ll be launched in WandaVision — it’ll virtually be an all-female crew film.
The Guardians of the Galaxy Vacation Particular: Late 2022
Transfer over, The Star Wars Vacation Particular — there’s a brand new galaxy on the town. And it’ll be filmed on the set of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 completely for Disney Plus.
Moon Knight, sure, Moon Knight, is getting a six-episode Disney Plus collection starring Oscar Isaac.
Undated in 2022: She-Hulk
Bruce Banner’s cousin Jennifer Walters is about to get her personal Disney Plus collection. Will it’s a procedural legislation present? A sci-fi romp? Each? Both method, Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black) will star as the large, inexperienced lawyer, with Mark Ruffalo reprising his function as Bruce Banner/the Hulk, and even Tim Roth because the Abomination. Bear in mind him? From The Unbelievable Hulk? From 2008?
James Gunn will return to put in writing and direct a 3rd Guardians film — however solely after he’s completed with DC’s The Suicide Squad, which is able to arrive in theaters and on HBO Max in 2021. The tip of Endgame noticed Thor buddy up with the Guardians, who have been in pursuit of alternate timeline Gamora. Will Vol. 3 proceed that? Or will the occasions of Thor: Love and Thunder rewrite Thor’s function?
Ant-Man & The Wasp: Quantumania
Scott Lang’s wacky adventures will proceed someday sooner or later, with a battle in opposition to the time touring villain Kang the Conqueror, performed by Lovecraft Nation’s Jonathan Majors. However he’ll have some assist, within the type of his now (due to the Snap) all grown up daughter Cassie Lang, performed by Massive Little Lies’ Kathryn Newton.
The Improbable 4
The fourth time is hopefully the allure for Marvel’s First Household, who’ve lengthy suffered from lackluster cinematic diversifications. Marvel has introduced that an MCU Improbable 4 film is on the best way from director Jon Watts (Spider-Man: Homecoming).
On the very finish of Marvel’s SDCC 2019 presentation, Kevin Feige revealed that Mahershala Ali would tackle the function of Blade. This film will likely be a reboot of the previous Blade movies, and also will come method after Part 4.
A rumored Disney Plus collection starring Samuel L. Jackson is now confirmed to be a present primarily based on Marvel Comics’ Secret Invasion occasion, starring Nick fury and the Skrull agent Talos as they take care of a, effectively, secret Skrull invasion on earth.
Marvel is growing a Disney Plus collection for the teenage hero Ironheart, with Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams, a younger Black lady from inside metropolis Chicago who reverse engineers Tony Stark’s armor to grow to be the protector of her neighborhood.
For the darker aspect of what occurs when Iron Man tech falls into the mistaken arms, Don Cheadle will return as Warfare Machine in a Disney Plus collection primarily based on Marvel Comics’ Armor Wars.
I Am Groot
I Am Groot will likely be a collection of Disney Plus shorts that includes new characters from across the Marvel Universe.