Disney Announces Three New Marvel Shows for Disney+

During the Disney+ D23 Expo panel, we got announcements for THREE all-new Marvel shows coming to the streaming service.

Ms. Marvel

Moon Knight

She-Hulk

Here is a description of the characters from deadline.com

She Hulk was created Stan Lee and artist John Buscema and first appeared in the Feb. 1980 issue Savage She-Hulk #1. Known as Jennifer Walters, she’s a lawyer and the cousin of Bruce Banner and gets an emergency blood transfusion from him following an injury, thus acquiring Hulk-like qualities. She’s also a member of the Avengers, the Fantastic Four, Defenders and S.H.I.E.L.D.

Moon Knight aka Marc Spector is a former CIA agent who was almost killed by a terrorist named Bushman. Marc’s life was saved by the Moon God Khonshu. Marc kills Bushman and becomes Moon Knight.  Four personalities dominate Marc’s head including Steven Grant, Jake Lockley, and Khonshu and they work with each other and fight for control at various times. Moon Knight was created by Doug Moench and Don Perlin. He first appeared in the August 1975 issue Werewolf by Night #32.

Ms. Marvel,the show will be written by Bisha K. Ali (Hulu’s Four Weddings and a Funeral), Ms. Marvel focuses on a teenager named Kamela Kahn, a Pakistani-American from a religious family in New Jersey who has polymorphous powers, having the ability to stretch and change shape. The comic won a Hugo Award for best graphic story in 2015.

These projects are in early development and no premiere dates have been set.

 

Clint

Clint

Clint Gamache started Thrillgeek back in 2013 to share his love of theme parks, pop culture and other geeky stuff with the world. He can be found on Twitter @iamcgeed

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