Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige introduced cast and director Chloe Zhao to the Marvel Studios panel. Her previous film, The Rider, was rated 92 points on CNET sister site Metacritic. But it's also a naturalistic indie movie, far from the effect-driven bang and crash of a Marvel movie. It will undoubtedly give the Eternals a cool sensibility.
Lauren Ridloff, whom you may know inas Connie, will also play the MCU's first deaf superhero. Her character, Makkari, is male in the comics.
But what is an eternal one? You have already met one:. The big purple mass murderer was in focus in and recorded a whole host of heroes in Endgame. Like and the Eternals will bring the spotlight to Marvel's cosmic cartoon characters.
Who are the eternal?
Thanos may be the only Eternal we've ever seen on screen, but Eternals have a comic story dating back to 1976. They were invented by Jack Kirby, co-creator of the Avengers, the Fantastic Four and the X-Men, after creating the very similarfor DC six years earlier.
In the comics, they are an evolutionary offshoot of people living on Earth who possess greater powers and longer lives. The Celestials, a group of space gods, created them to defend Earth.
For more information on the characters in the comics, visit our sister site at ComicBook.com.
What else is in Phase 4?
Feige gave us a lot of other films we could talk about during the MCU panel: Black Widow, Thor 4: Love and Thunder, Shang-Chi and the legend of the Ten Rings. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and Blade.
He also distributed some details to thewhich came to : Loki, The Falcon and Winter Soldier that animated What if …? and Hawkeye.
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