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Is Elizabeth Olsen in Marvel Movies?

If you’re a Marvel fan, you might be wondering if Elizabeth Olsen is in any of the Marvel movies. Well, the answer is yes!

Olsen plays the role of Wanda Maximoff, also known as Scarlet Witch, in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). In this article, we’ll take a closer look at her appearances in the MCU.

Who is Elizabeth Olsen?

Before we dive into her role in the MCU, let’s talk a bit about Elizabeth Olsen herself. She was born on February 16, 1989, in Sherman Oaks, California.

She comes from a family of actors and actresses: her older sisters are Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. Elizabeth started out in theater productions before moving on to film and television.

Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch

Olsen first appeared as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch in the post-credits scene of Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014). She then had a more prominent role in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), where she joined the Avengers team alongside her brother Pietro Maximoff / Quicksilver (played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson).

Captain America: Civil War

Olsen reprised her role as Scarlet Witch in Captain America: Civil War (2016), where she was forced to choose between Captain America and Iron Man during their conflict. Her character also had a romance with Vision (Paul Bettany).

Avengers: Infinity War

In Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Scarlet Witch teamed up with Vision to protect one of the Infinity Stones from Thanos. Unfortunately, they were unsuccessful and Vision was killed by Thanos.

Avengers: Endgame

Scarlet Witch didn’t appear in Avengers: Endgame (2019) until towards the end of the movie, where she was part of the final battle against Thanos and his army.


If you’re a fan of Elizabeth Olsen’s portrayal of Scarlet Witch, you’ll be happy to know that she’s also starring in her own Disney+ series called WandaVision. The show takes place after the events of Avengers: Endgame and follows Wanda as she creates a new reality for herself and Vision.


So, to answer the question: yes, Elizabeth Olsen is in Marvel movies! She plays the role of Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch in the MCU, and has appeared in several movies including Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War, and Avengers: Infinity War.

She also stars in her own Disney+ series called WandaVision. We can’t wait to see what other Marvel projects she’ll be a part of in the future!