Hall H at the San Diego Comic Con 2019 was full of people and expectations to finally discover the future of Marvel Studios in theaters. The famous “Phase 4” that was so much heard, gained strength when Avengers: Ultimatum hit the big screen, marking the end of the first 10 years of the studio, the Saga of Infinity.
The panel kicked off with a video containing a bit of all the characters’ trajectory and it’s impossible to talk about superheroes without mentioning the label created by the late Stan Lee. Kevin Feige, CEO of Marvel Studios, goes on stage without losing time, already announces the first attractions of Phase 4 of the studio.
Before that, a calendar was placed on the big screen and a brief explanation of what would happen: there will be 10 new, incredible and very grandiose productions with release until November 2021. Before, it is necessary to look for a fact: the Phase 4 of Marvel Studios had been divided in movies (movies) and TV / streaming Disney Plus (series).
1. The Eternals
Cast: Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Kumail Nanjiani,
Lauren Ridloff, Brian Tyree Henry, Salma Hayek, Lia McHugh and Don Lee
Director: Chloé Zhao
2. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Cast: Simu Liu, Awkwafina andTony Leung
Director: Daniel Cretton
3. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse Madness
Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch andElizabeth Olsen
Director: Scott Derrickson
4. Thor: Love and Thunder
Cast: Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman
Director: Taika Waititi
5. Black Widow
Cast: Scarlett Johansson, David Harbour, Florence Pugh,
O-T Fagbenle, Rachel Weisz
Director: Cate Shortland
6. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Cast: Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan and Daniel Brühl
Cast: Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany andTeyonah Parris
Cast: Tom Hiddleston
9. What If…?
— First animated series of MCU (Universo Cinematográfico Marvel)
Cast: Jeffrey Wright and all the cast of MCU
Cast: Jeremy Renner and Kate Bishop
Already near the end of the panel, of surprise, Kevin Feige announces a new film. Blade has won a new version. This time, the actor Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), stars in the film and gives life to the vampire hunter.
12. Fantastic Four
In addition, the CEO even announced that Fantastic Four will happen as well as the sequels Black Panther 2, Captain Marvel 2 and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. Mutants have also been announced by Feige, confirmed earlier speculations about the future of the X-Men, which after Black Phoenix, are under the care of Disney.
It is worth remembering that the series’ first dates, marked by the seasons, should follow the calendar of the Southern Hemisphere, impacting on the countries of the Northern Hemisphere. Disney’s future streaming service, Disney Plus, will broadcast all the series announced at SDCC 2019.