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Disney+ Day 2021: From Spider-Man: Freshman Year, Agatha: House of Harkness to X-MEN ‘97 announced

The Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to grow, with a whopping 12 titles set to debut on Disney+ (Disney+ Hotstar in India).

Aishwarya Vasudevan
Nov 13, 2021
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To commemorate the second anniversary of the streaming service, Disney+ released brand new announcements and sneak previews of upcoming projects, including several from the Marvel Universe: X-Men, zombies, and Agatha.

The Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to grow, with a whopping 12 titles set to debut on Disney+, a mix of previously announced titles, ones with new designs and logos, and a few surprises!

X-MEN '97

X-MEN '97 will be released in 2023, according to Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special. Marvel Studios' animated series delves into new adventures set in the classic 1990s era of the original series. Executive Producer Beau DeMayo penned the script.

Moon Knight

Viewers received a first glimpse of Oscar Isaac in Marvel Studios' Moon Knight, where he plays the titular role. Moon Knight is a new action-adventure series set all over the world that follows a multifaceted vigilante with a dissociative identity disorder. Against the backdrop of modern and ancient Egypt, the numerous personalities that reside within him are thrown into a deadly gods' conflict. Mohamed Diab directed Moon Knight, which will premiere on Disney+ in 2022.

She-Hulk

In Marvel Studios' She-Hulk, Tatiana Maslany plays Jennifer Walters, aka She-Hulk, and viewers get their first glimpse of her. Jennifer, a lawyer who specialises in superhuman-related legal problems, is the focus of She-Hulk. The Hulk, played by Mark Ruffalo, and the Abomination, played by Tim Roth, are among the Marvel characters who will appear in She-Hulk. Executive Producer Jessica Gao wrote the new comedic series, which will premiere on Disney+ in 2022, while Executive Producers Kat Coiro and Anu Valia directed it.

Ms. Marvel

Iman Vellani, who plays Kamala Khan, aka Ms. Marvel, got her first look at the show. Kamala, a 16-year-old Pakistani American from Jersey City, is introduced to viewers by Ms. Marvel. She is a major admirer of the Avengers, especially Captain Marvel. She is an aspiring artist, a passionate gamer, and a voracious fan-fiction scribe. But Kamala has always battled to find her place in the world until she gains superpowers similar to those of the heroes she idolises. Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, Meera Menon, and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy direct the episodes.

What if...? Season 2

The fan-favourite animated series returns for a second season. The Watcher returns in Season 2 of What If...? to meet more heroes and explore more odd new worlds in the MCU's ever-expanding Multiverse after enlisting the Guardians of the Multiverse to stop Infinity Ultron. Executive Producer Bryan Andrews directed the series, which was written by Executive Producer AC Bradley.

Echo

According to reports, Marvel Studios' Echo will be heading to the platform soon. Maya Lopez, played by Alaqua Cox, is a character who will be introduced in Marvel Studios' Hawkeye.

Spider-Man: Freshman Year

In Marvel Studios' Spider-Man: Freshman Year, it was stated that audiences would get a new look at Peter Parker. The animated series depicts Peter Parker on his road to becoming Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with a unique storyline and a style that pays homage to the character's early comic book roots. Executive Producer Jeff Trammel penned the script.

I am Groot

A brand new title treatment for Marvel Studios' I Am Groot was revealed during Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special. Baby Groot's glory days as he grows up and gets into mischief among the stars are chronicled in this series of cartoons. Executive Producer Kirsten Lepore directed the series.

Ironheart

Marvel Studios' Ironheart has a stunning new logo treatment. Dominique Thorne plays Riri Williams, a brilliant inventor who constructs the most advanced suit of armour since Iron Man in the series.

Agatha: House of Harkness

Kathryn Hahn, who was nominated for an Emmy, will reprise her role as Agatha Harkness in a new Disney+ series. The sequel to Marvel Studios' WandaVision, Agatha: House of Harkness, will tell more about the character. Jac Schaefer, who worked on WandaVision as a head writer and executive producer, is back for Agatha: House of Harkness.

Marvel Zombies

According to the announcement, Marvel Zombies will be released soon. Marvel Studios' animated series reimagines the Marvel Universe as a new generation of heroes battling an ever-expanding zombie apocalypse. Executive Producer Bryan Andrews directed the film, which was scripted by Executive Producer Zeb Wells.

Secret Invasion

Marvel Studios' Secret Invasion has a whole new title treatment. Characters that first met in Marvel Studios' Captain Marvel, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Ben Mendelsohn as the Skrull Talos, star in the series. According to the crossover comic event series, a group of shapeshifting Skrulls has been infiltrating Earth for years.


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