The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has been a fan-favorite since its inception back in 2008 with the release of Iron Man. Since then, it has become one of the biggest movie franchises in history, delivering blockbuster hits that have left fans eagerly anticipating the next installment.
With Avengers: Endgame being the culmination of over a decade’s worth of storytelling, fans are left wondering what movie is next in Marvel Universe? Let’s dive into what we know so far.
Spider-Man: No Way Home
The highly anticipated Spider-Man: No Way Home is set to release on December 17th, 2021. This will be the third standalone Spider-Man film in the MCU and will see Tom Holland reprise his role as Peter Parker/Spider-Man. The plot details are still under wraps, but it is rumored to involve a multiverse storyline featuring characters from previous Spider-Man films.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is set to release on March 25th, 2022. Benedict Cumberbatch will be returning as Doctor Stephen Strange and will be joined by Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch. The film is billed as having horror elements and promises to explore the multiverse even further than previous MCU films.
Thor: Love and Thunder
Thor: Love and Thunder is set to release on May 6th, 2022. Chris Hemsworth returns as Thor, with Natalie Portman taking up Mjolnir as Jane Foster becomes Mighty Thor. Taika Waititi returns as director after his success with Thor: Ragnarok and promises more humor and cosmic adventure.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is set to release on July 8th, 2022. The film has been shrouded in secrecy since the passing of Chadwick Boseman, who played T’Challa/Black Panther in the previous film. It is unknown how the film will address his absence, but it promises to honor his legacy and continue the story of Wakanda.
The Marvels is set to release on November 11th, 2022. The film will see Brie Larson return as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel and will introduce Kamala Khan/Ms.
Marvel (played by Iman Vellani) and Monica Rambeau (played by Teyonah Parris) to the MCU. The plot details are still unknown, but it promises to be an exciting addition to the MCU.
Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania
Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania is set to release on February 17th, 2023. Paul Rudd returns as Scott Lang/Ant-Man, with Evangeline Lilly as Hope Van Dyne/The Wasp. The film will also see the return of Michael Douglas as Hank Pym and Michelle Pfeiffer as Janet Van Dyne.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 does not have a confirmed release date yet but is expected to release in 2023.
James Gunn returns as director after being re-hired by Disney following his brief firing due to controversial tweets resurfacing. The plot details are still unknown, but it promises more cosmic adventure with our favorite ragtag group of misfits.
- In conclusion,
- there are plenty of exciting movies coming up in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
- From Spider-Man: No Way Home’s multiverse adventure to Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’s tribute to Chadwick Boseman,
- there is something for everyone.
- So mark your calendars and get ready to experience the next chapter in the MCU.