Today in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con, Miss Minutes showed up to introduce Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios and Chief Creative Officer of Marvel. Feige was joined on stage by moderator Ash Crossan to introduce Marvel Studios’ long-awaited live-action panel. Feige didn’t disappoint the cheering crowd, presenting the next slate of Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) titles with trailers, special looks, Q&A with talent and filmmakers, major announcements and a performance. breathtaking live. Fans at San Diego Comic-Con were also the first to learn that Phases 4, 5, and 6 are officially part of the Multiverse saga, which will culminate in two new Avengers films.
Fans won’t have to wait long for the next Phase 4 title, because She-Hulk: Lawyerwill debut exclusively on Disney+ on August 17, 2022. Directors Kat Coiro and Anu Valia, along with head writer Jessica Gao, were joined by cast members Tatiana Maslany, Ginger Gonzaga and Jameela Jamil for a rehearsal session. questions and answers about the new series and to share a new trailer (above). She-Hulk: Lawyer centers on Jennifer Walters (Maslany), an attorney specializing in superhuman-focused legal cases who must navigate the complicated life of a bachelor in her thirties who also happens to be a 6ft green superpowered hulk 7 inches. The nine-episode comedy series welcomes MCU veterans Mark Ruffalo as the Smart Hulk, Tim Roth as Emil Blonsky/the Abomination and Benedict Wong as Wong, along with newcomers Josh Segarra, Jon Bass and Renee Elise Goldsberry.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever crowned the Hall H presentation with thunderous roars and applause, beginning with a live performance by Baaba Maal (vocals), Massamba Diop (tama), dancers and drummers. Feige was joined on stage by director Ryan Coogler and cast members Mabel Cadena, Michaela Cole, Winston Duke, Danai Gurira, Tenoch Huerta, Florence Kasumba, Alex Livinalli, Lupita Nyong’o, Dominique Thorne and Letitia Wright for a Q&A and a first look at the film’s first trailer (above). In Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Queen Ramonda (Angela Bassett), Shuri (Wright), M’Baku (Duke), Okoye (Gurira) and the Dora Milaje (including Kasumba) fight to protect their nation from intervening world powers in the wake of the death of King T’Challa. death. As the Wakandans strive to embrace their next chapter, the heroes must unite with the help of War Dog Nakia (Nyong’o) and Everett Ross (Martin Freeman) and chart a new course for the kingdom of Wakanda. . The film features Tenoch Huerta as Namor, king of a hidden undersea nation. Feige also announced Black Panther: Wakanda Forever will end Phase 4 and open in US theaters on November 11, 2022.
Feige – joined by director Peyton Reed and stars Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Jonathan Majors and Kathryn Newton – announced that Phase 5 will kick off with Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania on February 17, 2023. Epic in scale and tone, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania is a sci-fi adventure decidedly unique to the franchise. Super Hero partners Scott Lang (Rudd) and Hope Van Dyne (Lilly) return to continue their adventures as Ant-Man and The Wasp. Together, with Hope’s parents, Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) and Janet Van Dyne (Michelle Pfeiffer), the family find themselves exploring the Quantum Realm, interacting with strange new creatures, and embarking on an adventure that will push them beyond the limits of what they imagined. possible.
Next, Secret Invasion will launch on Disney+ in the spring of 2023. Cobie Smulders – reprising her role as Maria Hill, Nick Fury’s decorated and loyal No. 2 spy – appeared on stage to share details about the exciting new series and share an exclusive clip . Secret Invasion stars Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Ben Mendelsohn as the Skrull Talos, characters who first met in Captain Marvel. They are joined by Kingsley Ben-Adir, Emilia Clarke, Olivia Colman and Regé-Jean Page. The crossover series of events features a faction of shapeshifting Skrulls who have been infiltrating Earth for years.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 will open in theaters on May 5, 2023. With director James Gunn in the lead, actors Chris Pratt, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Sean Gunn, Will Poulter and Maria Bakalova took part in an engaging discussion. Chukwudi Iwuji then came on stage in costume to announce that he was performing High Evolutionary. Audiences also got a special preview of the feature, which showed the beloved group of misfits looking a little different these days. In Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3Peter Quill (Pratt), still reeling from the loss of Gamora (Zoe Saldaña), must rally his team around him to defend the universe while protecting one of their own – a mission that, failing , could most likely lead to the end of Guardians as we know them.
New details have emerged regarding a host of previously announced Phase 5 titles. Three series are currently in production for Disney+: Echo (broadcast summer 2023), Loki Season 2 (airing summer 2023) and Stone heart (autumn 2023 broadcast). Agatha: Chaos Coven begins filming later (streaming winter 2023). Phase 5 theatrical releases include Wondersdirected by Nia DaCosta and opening July 28, 2023, and Bladewhich will begin filming in October and hit theaters on November 3, 2023. Feige also shared for the first time a trio of exciting projects set to debut in 2024:
- Captain America: New World Order will be released in theaters on May 3, 2024.
- Daredevil: Born Againan 18-episode season starring Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio will premiere on Disney+ in spring 2024.
- Love at first sightfeaturing an exciting new cast of heroes, hits theaters on July 26, 2024.
Looking ahead, Phase 6 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe promises gripping storytelling and Marvel Studios’ signature adventure style. The Fantastic Four hits theaters November 8, 2024; Production kicks off in 2023 for the feature film that features Marvel’s most iconic family. Avengers: Kang Dynasty will be released in theaters on May 2, 2025, followed by Avengers: Secret Warsopening on November 7, 2025.
The day before, fans got a sneak peek at what’s happening in Marvel Studios animation via Brad Winderbaum, head of television and streaming animation at Marvel Studios; Ryan Meinerding, Head of Visual Development; Bryan Andrews, director of What if…? and executive producer of Marvel Zombies; AC Bradley, writer and executive producer of What if…?; Beau DeMayo, writer and executive producer of X-Men ’97; Kirsten Lepore, writer, director and executive producer of I am Groot; and Jeff Trammell, head writer and executive producer of Spider-Man: Year One.
Lepore answered questions about I am Groot and offered audiences the trailer (above) and key art. A surprise screening of one of the shorts, “Groot Takes a Bath”, thrilled the audience, who cheered at the announcement of a second collection of shorts. In I am Groot, there’s no way to protect the galaxy from this mischievous toddler! So get ready as Baby Groot takes center stage in his own collection of shorts, exploring his glory days growing up and getting into some star trouble. I Am Groot, five original shorts featuring several new and unusual characters, features everyone’s favorite little tree, Baby Groot, voiced by Vin Diesel. Executive producers are Feige, Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Winderbaum and Gunn. I am Groot launches exclusively on Disney+ on August 10, with all five shorts available at the same time.
Trammel teased Spider-Man: Year One with the cast of characters, and Meinerding showed off the new Spider-Man suit designed for the series. It was also announced that panel moderator Paul F. Tompkins will play a character from the series. Spider-Man: Year One will follow Peter Parker on his path to becoming Spider-Man in the MCU – in a journey unlike anything we’ve seen before and in a style that celebrates the character’s early comic book roots. The series will debut on Disney+ in 2024. At the panel, a second season was announced, aptly titled Spider-Man: Year Two.
Andrews and Bradley discussed the Emmys® Nominated Series And what if…? and showed off the trailer for the second season, launching exclusively on Disney+ in early 2023. Audiences went wild when, at the end of the presentation, a surprise screening of an episode from the highly anticipated season aired. aired and a third season was announced. The second season of What if…? continues the journey with The Watcher as a guide through the vast multiverse, introducing new and familiar faces throughout the MCU. The animated series questions, revisits and twists classic moments with an incredible voice cast that includes stars reprising their iconic roles.
Andrews shared information about Marvel Zombies and its origins from a season 1 episode of What if…?as well as conceptual art. Marvel Zombies will reimagine the Marvel Universe as a new generation of heroes battling an ever-spreading plague of zombies. Written by executive producer Zeb Wells, it will stream on Disney+.
The audience erupted with delight as Winderbaum reflected on the legacy of X-Men: The Animated Series and featured a sizzle reel featuring cast and creatives from the popular 90s animated show. DeMayo then talked about X-Men ’97, shared artwork, and featured an animatic AV piece. DeMayo also mentioned that the series will use the original x-men theme music and a second season was announced. X-Men ’97set in the iconic ’90s timeline of the original series, will premiere only on Disney+ in Fall 2023.