The Marvel Cinematic Universe continues with its latest TV show for Disney+, She-Hulk: Lawyer.
She-Hulk, which has a release date this summer, premiered its first trailer. In this promo, we meet Jennifer Walters (played by Tatiana Maslany), a six-foot-tall celebrity lawyer turned green superhero.
The show’s trailer also gave MCU fans a look at some of the other cast, which includes a familiar villain as well as the return of a certain Avenger. The promo may not give us a great idea of the show’s plot, but it does give us a pretty good idea of the dating issues that come with being a giant green woman in your 30s.
Here’s everything Marvel revealed about its Disney+ She-Hulk series.
When is She-Hulk: Lawyer to go out?
the She-Hulk The release date has been set for Wednesday, August 17, when the first episode will arrive on Disney+ at midnight PT / 3 a.m. ET.
The show was originally slated to have 10 episodes, but Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige has since said the first season will have nine episodes. This means viewers should receive episodes every week until the finale on Wednesday, October 12.
As for the MCU release schedule, that’s after another Marvel TV show comes out. Ms. Marvel on June 8, between the release of the films Thor: Love and Thunder July 8 and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever the 11th of November.
Who is in the cast of She-Hulk: Lawyer?
Tatiana Maslany stars as the eponymous She-Hulk, aka attorney Jennifer Walters. The actor is best known for his skillful work playing multiple characters on a cult TV show black orphanwhich won him an Emmy in 2016.
The character becomes the female version of the Hulk after receiving a blood transfusion from the Green Man himself, Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo). As it suggests, Ruffalo appears on the Disney+ show, in his first MCU appearance since Avengers: Endgame.
As teased in the trailer, another MCU character is back for She-Hulk: Lawyer. reservoir dogs actor Tim Roth is back as Abomination after previous appearances in Shang Chi and The Incredible Hulk. According to the promo, he is one of the clients Walters takes on when his business starts operating in superhero law.
A number of other confirmed She-Hulk cast members were missing. These include Benedict Wong, returning as his strange doctor character, and The right placeThis is Jameela Jamil. Jamil, who recently made headlines saying she was quitting Twitter, looks set to play She-HulkTitania’s rival.
Other confirmed cast members include Ginger Gonzaga (playing Walters’ best friend Nikki), Josh Segarra, Jon Bass and Renée Elise Goldsberry.
Of course, the MCU just reintroduced another of its TV advocates, Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox). Although unconfirmed, it seems very possible Walters could meet him in court, especially since Disney+ seems set to reboot. daredevil soon.
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Marvel’s short plot synopsis for the show reads, “The new comedy series stars Tatiana Maslany as She-Hulk/Jennifer Walters, a lawyer who specializes in superhuman-focused legal cases. .” The tagline, meanwhile, is “you’ll love her when she’s mad.” See what they did there?
As mentioned above, the trailer is pretty light on plot details. Instead, it focuses on Walters and his cousin training to control his powers. As has become increasingly the case for the MCU, Walters doesn’t need a secret identity — much of the promo sees her dealing with the attention of being a sudden super-celebrity. It also features a set of She-Hulk parading in Tinder, which is a welcome addition to the generally sexless MCU (though let’s be real, all the supers would be on Raya).