These Three X-Men-Avenger Romances Could Come to the MCU Following ‘Avengers: Endgame’

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Now that the Fox/Disney merger is behind us (and Marvel has entry to the X-Men and the Fantastic Four), the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is bound to broaden ten-fold over the subsequent few phases. While we bid farewell to Iron Man and Captain America in Avengers: Endgame, a handful of recent characters are set to make their solution to stage, and they’ll hopefully assist fill the void Stark and Rogers have left behind. 

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With character introductions comes the likelihood for brand new romances within the MCU. Based on current insider stories, in addition to narrative plausibilities given the data at present at our disposal, the three X-Men-Avenger romances beneath could also be making their solution to the silver display screen. 

1. Storm and Black Panther 

Marvel and DC Insider Mikey Sutton revealed, some time again, that Marvel Studios is eyeing Janelle Monáe for Storm in Black Panther 2. In the comics, Ororo Munroe and T’Challa boast a whirlwind romance — beginning with ardour, transitioning into love, and ending with divorce. 

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While Monáe is barely one of many a number of names on the studio’s listing, rumor has it that she is in direction of the highest of the totem pole. However, even when one other actor portrays the character, it’s possible that Black Panther 2 would function the introduction to develop this romance, and begin the X-Men journey from a distinct cut-off date — highlighting arcs separate and fewer well-known than those inherent to the Fox franchise. 

2. Deadpool and Black Widow 

We Got This Covered (WGTC) reported that Deadpool would seem within the post-credits scene of the upcoming Black Widow. While this will likely now not be the case, one factor is definite: Kevin Feige and Co. do plan to intertwine Deadpool’s story with the Avengers; the strategy merely stays unknown. 

In the comics, Deadpool fawns over Yelena Belova — the model of Black Widow about to be launched within the prequel. However, after some awkward encounters — with misinterpreted alerts and a poorly-timed kiss — Deadpool discovers that Yelena is de facto Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson). 

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While the MCU may, theoretically, discover a solution to make this actual narrative work, the studio may additionally simply permit a comedic romance between Yelena and Deadpool to bloom down the road. Such an strategy would emulate the comics, however characteristic inventive liberties with the supply materials (which is frequent within the MCU). 

3. Juggernaut and She-Hulk 

WGTC — counting on the identical sources who knew Bil Murray would return to Ghostbusters 3 and that the Green Lantern was coming to HBO Max — reported that Marvel is trying to deliver Juggernaut into its X-Men movies. The supply said that Juggernaut’s story will retain extra similarities to the comics; that means, he shall be Magneto’s brother.

Fans additionally already know {that a} She-Hulk present is coming to Disney+ and, with the cross-conversation between the small display screen and the silver one sure to ensue following WandaVision, these two lovebirds may discover their approach to one another someday after Avengers: Endgame

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