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Nick Fury takes the highlight in first trailer for Secret Invasion

Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) battles a well-hidden menace in Secret Invaders.

There was tons of Marvel goodness at this weekend’s D23 Expo. The studio launched the primary teaser trailer for Secret Invasion, the six-episode crossover occasion sequence that includes Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury, in addition to a trailer for a Halloween TV particular, Werewolf by Night, primarily based on the Marvel Comics character. Those in attendance have been additionally handled to sneak peek footage from a lot of upcoming Marvel initiatives: Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Loki S2, The Marvels, Ironheart, and Echo, amongst others.

Secret Invasion

Secret Invasion is predicated on the 2008 storyline from the comics books. It’s a part of Phase Five of the MCU and Feige has stated that the cross-over occasion will tie into future Marvel movies. The scope will not be fairly as giant by way of the variety of characters, and can as an alternative deal with Fury and the political intrigue and intergalactic espionage of the comics storyline, in addition to illuminating issues that passed off throughout the Blip. Don Cheadle’s James “Rhode” Rhodes will seem, as will Coby Smulders as Maria Hill, Martin Freeman’s Everett Ok. Ross, and Dermot Mulroney as US President Ritson. The forged additionally consists of Kingsley Ben-Adir as the first villain, in addition to Olivia Coleman, Emilia Clarke, and Killian Scott.

The primary premise is {that a} insurgent faction of shapeshifting Skrulls have been infiltrating Earth. Fury will staff up together with his former Skrull ally, Talos (Ben Mendelsohn) to thwart the invading Skrulls. The teaser exhibits a bearded, slightly scruffy-looking Fury returning to Earth after an extended absence, to the shock of Maria Hill, who has been making an attempt to contact him for years. Clearly there’s a critical menace. We see Fury assembly with Rhodes and asking how effectively he actually is aware of his safety element. Because Skrulls can shapeshifter into anybody, how will you know if somebody is a human or a Skrull? “I’m the final individual standing between them and what they really need,” Fury says, however we do not know but what that could be.

Werewolf by Night

Gael García Bernal stars as Jack Russell in Werewolf by Night, a Marvel particular presentation.

One of the very best issues about Marvel increasing into streaming tv is the inventive dangers the studio often takes on these sequence—like WandaVision and She-Hulk, for instance, each of that are very completely different in tone and scope from the same old Marvel fare. Werewolf by Night appears to be in the identical vein. It’s the primary time Marvel has dipped its toe into “particular shows” and the trailer, shot nearly solely in black-and-white, appears to be channeling basic outdated Universal horror films—with a little bit of grindhouse thrown in for good measure.

There are two incarnations of Werewolf by Night within the comedian books, and the Halloween particular will characteristic Jack Russell, performed by Gael Garcia Bernal (Old). Laura Donnelly co-stars as Elsa Bloodstone, a monster hunter.  In the comics, Russell is the descendent of an extended line of werewolves, courting again to a battle with Dracula again in Transylvania, who discovers his shapeshifting nature after his mom is killed in a automotive crash. The trailer does not go into any of that, however it’s visually putting with only a contact of cheese, full with a spooky fort and a pun-making animatronic zombie claiming he is “rotting” for a bunch of hunters who’ve come to stated fort.

Other Marvel-ous tidbits

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. We cherished the somber, elegiac first teaser for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever proven at Comic-Con in July; it captured the grief and sense of loss concerning the loss of life of T’Challa (and the actor who performed him, Chadwick Boseman). D23 Expo attendees have been handled to new footage displaying the broader affect, particularly the political ramifications.

At the top of Black Panther, T’Challa revealed the true nature of Wakanda and its huge vibranium assets to the assembled representatives on the United Nations. The new footage opens with Queen Ramonda (Angela Bassett) dealing with an indignant UN to defend the hiding of Wakanda’s assets. This is intercut with scenes of troopers invading a vibranium plant, who’re foiled by Okoye (Danai Gurira) and a number of Dora Milaje. The remainder of the footage involved Atlantis and Namor (Tenoch Huerta), who fears that T’Challa’s huge reveal has put his personal land in danger.

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. Wakanda Forever will mark the top of Phase Four of what is formally being referred to as The Multiverse Saga (encompassing Phases Four, Five, and Six). Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania will kick off Phase Five with its launch on February 17, 2023. The footage proven at D23 was primarily the identical as that proven at Comic-Con, with one key addition. When Scott (Paul Rudd) confronts Kang (Jonathan Majors)—who has kidnapped Scott’s daughter Cassie—and identifies himself as an Avenger, Kang asks, “Have I killed you earlier than?” He’ll launch Cassie if Scott helps him retrieve one thing that has been stolen from him. Scott declines. A spot of torture ensues.

Loki S2. In the S1 finale of Loki, Sylvie (Sophia di Martino) killed He Who Remains (aka Kang) and shoved Loki (Tom Hiddleston) via a time door. This despatched him to an alternate model of the Time Variance Authority (TVA). The second season, slated for a summer season 2023 launch, picks up the place we left off. It’s nonetheless mid-filming, however Marvel confirmed a teaser (not launched publicly) depicting Loki on the TVA earlier than being whisked off by a time looper. Sylvie and Mobius (Owen Wilson) additionally make appearances, together with new forged member Ke Huy Quan (Everything Everywhere All at Once), who seems to be the TVA librarian. Loki warns of a coming multiverses struggle, and divulges a hidden sculpture of Kang in a wall behind a TVA mural.

The Marvels. Remember Ms. Marvel‘s finish credit scene, the place Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel all of the sudden seems in Kamala Khan’s bed room? Judging by the brand new footage proven at DC23, that scene is a part of The Marvels, a Phase Five movie directed by Nic DaCosta. It’s the direct sequel to 2019’s Captain Marvel and slated for launch on July 28, 2023. Apparently Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel, and Monica Rambeau (Teyonah Parris) are linked ultimately, and may randomly swap locations every time their energies entangle. So whereas Captain Marvel is in Kamala’s bed room, Kamala finds herself on an area ship with Goose (the cat that is actually a Flerken).

Echo. As we have reported beforehand, we have already met Maya Lopez (Alaqua Cox), aka Echo, in Hawkeye. She was the deaf commander of the Tracksuit Mafia, able to completely copying one other individual’s actions. And she was on a quest to find the true id of Ronin, the murderer who had killed her father. That put her on a collision course with Clint Barton/Hawkeye. Barton revealed that Wilson Fisk/Kingpin (Vincent D’Onofrio) needed her father lifeless. In the Hawkeye finale, Kingpin escaped, solely to be confronted by an indignant Maya. We heard a gunshot, however who was shot? And was it a deadly wound? D’Onofrio reprises his position as Kingpin. Other forged members embody Devery Jacobs, Graham Greene, Cody Lightning, Chaske Spencer, and Zahn McClarnon as Maya’s deceased father, William Lopez.

Per the official premise, the character’s “ruthless conduct in New York City catches up along with her in her hometown. She should face her previous, reconnect along with her Native American roots, and embrace the which means of household and group if she ever hopes to maneuver ahead.”  Both these parts featured within the new footage, shot partly in black and white. There was a scene the place Maya is given a brand new piece for her prosthetic leg throughout a tribal ceremony, and one other displaying her taking out a bunch of dangerous guys at a dance membership, ending with a Kingpin voiceover: “It’s been a very long time.” The sequence is slated for a summer season 2023 launch.

Ironheart. Ryan Coogler, a producer on Ironheart, launched new footage for this sequence centered on Riri Williams (Dominique Thorne), a teen tech genius who’s a protegé of Tony Stark within the comics. We noticed her briefly within the Comic-Con teaser for Wakanda Forever, bonding with the equally good Shuri (Letitia Wright). This new footage confirmed Riri in a classroom at MIT, expressing her love of taking issues aside to see how they work, like a natural-born engineer. Cut to scenes at dwelling, the place Riri is constructing her very personal armored go well with and explaining her work to Parker Robbins (Anthony Ramos)—aka The Hood (sooner or later), closing with a shot in silhouette of Riri as Ironheart. The six-episode sequence is slated for launch in late 2023.






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