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Are Any Marvel Movies in Production?

As a fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it’s natural to wonder what movies are currently in production. Here’s a rundown of what we know so far.

The Upcoming Marvel Movies

  • Black Widow: This long-awaited solo film for Scarlett Johansson’s character, Natasha Romanoff, was originally set to release in May 2020 but was delayed due to the pandemic. It is now scheduled for release on July 9, 2021.
  • Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings: This film will introduce Marvel’s first Asian superhero, played by Simu Liu. It is set to release on September 3, 2021.
  • Eternals: This star-studded film boasts an impressive cast including Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, and Salma Hayek. It follows a race of immortal beings who have secretly lived on Earth for thousands of years.

    It is currently scheduled for release on November 5, 2021.

  • Spider-Man: No Way Home: While not technically a Marvel Studios production (it is produced by Sony Pictures), this film will feature Tom Holland as Spider-Man and is rumored to include appearances from characters from previous Spider-Man films. It is set to release on December 17, 2021.
  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness: Benedict Cumberbatch returns as Doctor Strange in this highly anticipated sequel that promises to explore the concept of the multiverse. Elizabeth Olsen will also reprise her role as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch. It is currently scheduled for release on March 25, 2022.

The Future of the MCU

While these are the only Marvel movies currently in production, there are many more on the horizon. Some of the films that have been announced but do not yet have release dates include:

  • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever: This sequel to the hugely successful Black Panther film will be directed by Ryan Coogler and is set to explore the world of Wakanda without its titular hero, played by Chadwick Boseman who passed away last year.
  • The Marvels: This film will bring together Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel with Teyonah Parris’ Monica Rambeau and Iman Vellani’s Ms. Marvel.
  • Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania: Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly return as Ant-Man and The Wasp in this third installment of their franchise.
  • Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 3: James Gunn will return to direct this third Guardians film, which is expected to conclude the current story arc for the beloved cosmic heroes.

In Conclusion

So, there you have it. While we may have to wait a bit longer for some of these films due to pandemic-related delays, there is plenty to look forward to in the world of Marvel movies. Whether you’re excited for a long-awaited solo film or can’t wait to see your favorite heroes team up, there’s no shortage of superhero action coming our way in the next few years.