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Moon Knight: May Calamawy To Play A key Character

Within the list of all the new series that Marvel is preparing for Disney +, there is the fiction Moon Knight. Here we tell you all the details.

Marvel is preparing big projects for the streaming platform. In addition to Wanda Vision, which will land on Disney + tomorrow, January 15, the studio is also working on other fictions such as The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, Hawkeye and Moon Knight, among others. With regard to the latter, new details about its cast were released and here we tell you everything.

The Moon Knight series added May Calamawy, best known for Hulu’s Ramy, to its cast in a very key role in the story she promises to tell us. The actress will star in the new fiction of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with Oscar Isaac, who will give life to the mystical justice of Marvel Comics. Details about May Calamwy’s character are being kept under wraps at the moment, but if we were to guess, we’d say there’s a good chance she plays Spector’s girlfriend and eventual wife, Marlene Alraune. It should be noted that this is only one possibility, of course.

A new series on the way

Moon Knight has Cairo 678 director Mohamed Diab on board, and we recently discovered that the Disney + series has also hired Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead to direct additional episodes. Jeremy Slater (The Umbrella Academy; The Exorcist) will act as showrunner and lead the show’s writing team.

The details of the plot are still under wraps, but the small screen adaptation is expected to come quite close to the basic premise of the comic, with Marc Spector, a highly-skilled mercenary who has numerous alter-egos, channeling the power of the god. of the Egyptian moon. Khonshu to fight crime in Los Angeles.

Moon Knight is expected to begin filming in Budapest in March.

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