Sony formally pronounces a brand new Marvel film is coming to theaters in 2024, as Dangerous Bunny will star in El Muerto, a wrestling Spider-Man villain.
Sony Footage has introduced its first Marvel film with a Latino lead, as rapper/actor Dangerous Bunny will star in El Muerto. After rebooting Spider-Man as a part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Sony has labored to search out different Marvel films to make utilizing the a whole lot of comics characters it has entry to. Venom starring Tom Hardy was the start of this quest in 2018, which has since seen a sequel come out, adopted by Jared Leto’s Morbius. These films are only the start of Sony’s plans for its personal Marvel universe starring Spider-Man villains and supporting characters.
The present slate of films for Sony’s Spider-Man Universe has a number of initiatives formally dated for theatrical launch dates, beginning with Aaron Taylor-Johnson’s Kraven the Hunter in early 2023. The studio additionally lately confirmed that Madame Net starring Dakota Johnson and Sydney Sweeney may even hit theaters in the summertime of 2023. On high of plans for 2 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse sequels, Sony can also be creating standalone movies for Marvel characters like Spider-Girl, Nightwatch, Silver Sable, Black Cat, Jackpot, and others.
Now, Sony has confirmed its intention to make one other Marvel film, one centered round El Muerto. As a part of Sony’s CinemaCon panel that Display Rant attended, the studio introduced that rapper/actor Dangerous Bunny will star because the Spider-Man villain, who can also be a wrestler. El Muerto is ready to debut in theaters on January 12, 2024. Dangerous Bunny shared a short assertion in regards to the casting on the panel:
I really like wrestling and now I am a wrestler. It is the right position. It is going to be epic.
The character of El Muerto shouldn’t be somebody that basic audiences will find out about, as even die-hard Marvel Comics readers may not acknowledge this deep-cut pull. Juan-Carlos Sanchez a.ok.a. El Muerto is a person who has tremendous energy because of a mystical masks that’s handed down all through his household. Whereas he initially desires to keep away from this path of life, the demise of his father leaves Sanchez on a path to turn into El Muerto, which features a temporary wrestling match with Spider-Man. The character has solely appeared in two comics up to now.
Though El Muerto may not be a Marvel character most followers have been hoping to see lead a solo movie, it’s a position that reportedly attracted Dangerous Bunny. Not solely will he turn into the primary Latino character to steer a live-action Marvel film, however Dangerous Bunny can also be a wrestler in actual life. It comes after he is reportedly delivered a scene-stealing efficiency in Bullet Prepare for Sony, so it is smart that they’d wish to maintain Dangerous Bunny round. El Muerto doesn’t but have a author or director formally hooked up, however that must change comparatively quickly forward of a 2024 launch date.
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