Marvel has found its next superhero.
Dave Callaham (Wonder Woman 1984, Zombieland 2, Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse 2) wrote the script and Destin Daniel Cretton (Short Term 12) is attached to direct the project.
Marvel President Kevin Feige delivered the news to thousands of fans at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday. Marvel's goal with the film is to introduce a hero who blends Asian and Asian American themes, crafted by Asian and Asian American filmmakers.
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Jeremy Renner came on stage and revealed the previously undisclosed title of the Hawkeye Disney+ original series. He then brought out two-time Oscar-winning Mahershala Ali to reveal that he's playing Blade .
'Titans' Crew Member Dies After Stunt Goes Wrong at Special Effects Facility
A crew member on the DC Universe series Titans was killed following an accident during rehearsals in Toronto on Thursday. It premiered on the DC Universe streaming platform last October and its second season will debut sometime in late 2019.
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Many disappointed fans even started a petition urging the makers to remake the last season of the series "with competent writers". Cunningham, who played Davos Seaworth, also defended the ending, pointing to how beloved the series was over its eight-year run.
Marvel Studios have pulled back the curtain on its Shang-Chi movie - and its name is Shang-Chi & the Legend of the Ten Rings.
One of the new characters being introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe during Phase 4 is Shang-Chi, the martial artist extraordinaire who was introduced to the printed page in 1973. In the comics, Shang-Chi is a master of numerous unarmed and weaponry-based wushu styles, including the use of the gun, nunchaku, and jian.
Liu, whose family moved from China to Canada when he was a child, originally worked as an accountant, before moving over to acting as an extra in Legendary's "Pacific Rim" in 2012.
Liu is best known for starring as Jung in CBC's "Kim's Convenience". Akwafina has also been cast, but her character wasn't revealed.