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Fantastic Four, Thunderbolts, Armor Wars, and more details from D23

At San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel Studios dropped a lot of their plans for the future announcing film and television projects. Now, at D23, the movie studio has expanded things with even more.

The trailers for Secret Invasion and Werewolf By Night were revealed but there was far more news to come out of the Disney focused event.

Armor Wars, which was not mentioned at SDCC leading to rumors got some focus as the series was announced (again) with Don Cheadle returning as James “Rhodey” Rhodes, aka War Marchine. The series will stream on Disney+.

Armor Wars

Matt Shakman was formally announced as the director of Fantastic Four. Shakman had directed WandaVision and has also directed numerous episodes of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, The Good Wife, You’re the Worst, and more. Shows relevant to the Fantastic Four include Heroes Reborn, Chuck, The Boys, and Succession. Shakman was attached to the upcoming Star Trek film.

Fantastic Four

Carl Lumby, Danny Ramirez, and Tim Blake Nelson, will all return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The trio will reprise their roles as Isaiah Bradley, Joaquin Torres, and Dr. Samuel Sterns in Captain America: New World Order.

Captain America: New World Order

The cast of Thunderbolts has been revealed! The film will feature David Harbour as Alexei Shostakov/Red Guardian, ​​Hannah John-Kamen as Ghost, Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Valentina Allegra de Fontaine, Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes, Wyatt Russell as John Walker/U.S.Agent, with Florence Pugh reprising her role as Yelena Belova.


Loki Season 2 gets a new cast member in Ke Huy Quan. They’ll join the returning cast of Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Owen Wilson as Agent Mobius, and Sophia Di Martino as Sylvie.

Loki Season 2

Anthony Ramos has been officially announced as Parker Robbins, aka the Hood, in Ironheart.


Shang-Chi Director will take on Avengers: The Kang Dynasty

Avengers: The Kang Dynasty

The Hollywood Reporter has the scoop that Destin Daniel Cretton will direct Marvel‘s Avengers: The Kang Dynasty. Cretton previously directed Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings for the film studio.

After that film Cretton signed an overall deal with Marvel. He is currently developing a series with Andrew Guest focused on Wonder Man. There’s also the Shang-Chi sequel that’s in the works.

The writer(s) for Avengers: The Kang Dynasty have not been revealed but the film will help close out Phase 6 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It’s expected to arrive May 2, 2025 and will be followed by Avengers: Secret Wars on November 7, 2025.

The seeds for the film are being laid out now as a version of the character debuted in Loki and being played by Jonathan Majors. He will next appear in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania which is out February 17, 2023. That film launches Phase 5. The version in Ant-Man is different than the one in Loki as there’s multiple versions of the character.

Also revealed is that Bassam Tariq will be directing Blade which is scheduled for November 3, 2023; Julius Onah is directing Captain America: New World Order which is scheduled for May 3, 2024; and Jake Schreier is directing Thunderbolts which is the last film of Phase 5 and comes out July 26, 2024.