South Korean actor Park Seo Joon reportedly joins the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Phase 5 as Captain Marvel’s alien husband, Prince Yan.
South Korean actor Park Seo Joon has reportedly joined the solid of The Marvels.
According to Allkpop, Park will painting Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel’s husband Prince Yan, the chief of a musical planet the place everybody residing there should sing to speak with each other, in the upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe installment. In Marvel Comics, Yan was the Prince of Aladna, a planet the place each inhabitant speaks in rhymes, and first appeared in 2014’s Captain Marvel #9.
Park is the newest star to board the solid of The Marvels. Brie Larson, Iman Vellani and Teyonah Parris will co-lead the upcoming science-fiction blockbuster movie, reprising their roles from earlier MCU properties as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel, Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel and Monica Rambeau, respectively. Samuel L. Jackson may also be again as former S.H.I.E.L.D. director Nick Fury, a task he has reprised in over a dozen MCU initiatives since his debut in 2008’s Iron Man. Zawe Ashton, who’s engaged in actual life to Tom Hiddleston (a.ok.a. MCU’s Loki), has been solid as the movie’s villain.
The Marvels Includes a Lot of Body Swapping
Captain Marvel 2 was introduced in July 2019, with the sequel formally titled The Marvels in May 2021. Although The Marvels was initially envisioned as a sequel to Captain Marvel, the movie has been redeveloped to continue storylines introduced in the Disney+ series WandaVision and Ms. Marvel. Specifically, the upcoming MCU movie will choose up after the post-credits scene of Ms. Marvel‘s Season 1 finale, which noticed Kamala Khan suddenly swapping places with Carol Danvers after her magic bangle prompts. Marvel Studios has since confirmed that The Marvels will give attention to Kamala, Carol and Monica having to crew up to determine why they swap locations each time considered one of them makes use of their powers.
The Marvels will launch as a part of Phase 5 of the MCU alongside different highly-anticipated sequels like Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. Phase 5 may also introduce a brand new superpowered crew — the Thunderbolts — whereas formally bringing Mahershala Ali’s Blade into the fold. On the streaming facet, Marvel Studios will launch new seasons of What If…? and Loki as effectively as spinoffs for Dominique Thorne’s Ironheart and Kathryn Hahn’s Agatha Harkness. Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio may also return as Matt Murdock and Wilson Fisk, respectively, for Daredevil: Born Again.
Directed by Nia DeCosta, The Marvels will open in theaters on July 28, 2023, as a part of Phase 5 of the MCU.