The Incredible Hulk Mark Ruffalo welcomes newcomer Iman Vellani as she is roped in to play Ms Marvel in MCU

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Marvel Studios ropes in Iman Vellani as Ms Marvel& 

Key Highlights

  • Recently, it was reported that Marvel Studios has zeroed in on newcomer Iman Vellani to play Ms Marvel within the Marvel Cinematic Universe
  • Mark Ruffalo took to social media and welcomed the most recent member of the MCU
  • Ms Marvel is an upcoming net sequence that will likely be part of Marvel Cinematic Universe

After it was introduced that Marvel Studios can be creating a Ms Marvel net sequence, there have been a number of discussions and debates about its casting on social media. After quite a few fancasts, it was revealed not too long ago that Marvel Studios has roped in a newcomer to play the Pakistani-American teen superhero in Marvel Cinematic Universe. 

The newcomer is Iman Vellani. While it was not too long ago introduced that Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy and Meera Menon have been employed as the administrators of the present, the studio, in accordance with Deadline, didn’t formally verify the casting of Iman Vellani. 

However, celebs like Kumail Nanjiani, who’s all set to be one of many Eternals within the upcoming MCU movie of the identical identify, Mindy Kaling and the Incredible Hulk himself, Mark Ruffalo took to social media and expressed pleasure over the information as they welcomed the brand new star. 

Sharing the unique article, Mark Ruffalo had tweeted, “Glad to see the Marvel family embiggening! Welcome, Iman / Ms. Marvel!” 

Kumail Nanjiani, who himself is of the Pakistani origin, tweeted, “I just saw they cast Ms. Marvel and legit got teary eyed. Congratulations Iman Vellani! Your work is going to mean so much to so many people, myself included. I can’t wait.”

Mindy Kaling, who not too long ago created the profitable Never Have I Ever and in addition starred within the cult traditional The Office, tweeted, “What a joy in these trying times to see that #MsMarvel (a Pakistani American teen superhero!) has cast its lead role, a young actress named Iman Vellani! Congrats to you! I can’t wait to see the show! #RepresentationMatters”. 


The character Ms Marvel made its debut in 2014 and was created by author Bisha Okay. Ali. This will likely be Iman Vellani’s first function for a TV or movie ever. She had earlier been part of the Next Wave panel on the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival that picked the content material fitted to youthful viewers. 

Ms Marvel present will stream on Disney+ Hotstar in 2021 and in accordance with Kevin Feige, Kamala Khan may also transition from small display screen to massive display screen in future MCU movies. 

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