Within the next series of Marvel Studios is She-Hulk, which stands out because it will incorporate a new character to the UCM and it has just been revealed who will star.
As reported by Deadline, Tatiana Maslany, Canadian actress recognized for starring in Orphan Black between 2013 and 2017, she will be in charge of giving life to Jennifer Walters in the series of She-Hulk that will be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and that will be released on Disney +.
The series will be directed by Kat Coiro (It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, Shameless y Brooklyn 99) y escrita por Jessica Gao (Rick and Morty and Silicon Valley). At the moment it does not have a confirmed release date, although everything indicates that it will arrive in 2022.
Who is She-Hulk?
In the comics, Jennifer Walters is a prominent attorney and cousin of Bruce Banner, who receives his powers after a blood transfusion by his cousin, becoming She-Hulk. Unlike Bruce, she retains her intelligence and emotional control by transforming, something the Hulk only achieved on the big screen in Avengers: Endgame.
She- Hulk it was created by Stan Lee and John Buscema in 1980 debuting in the comic Savage She Hulk #1. Since then he has been part of various superhero groups within Marvel Comics, such as The Avengers, The Fantastic 4, Heroes for Hire, The Defenders, Fantastic Force and SHIELD.
Jennifer Walters had already been brought to the small screen through animated series, the last of which was in Disney XD with Hulk and the agents of SMASH between 2013 and 2015, where she was interpreted by Eliza Dushku, who also made an appearance in the third season of Ultimate Spider-Man in 2015 in the same chain.
If you want to know a little more about the work of Tatiana Maslany, we tell you that you can watch Orphan Black through Netflix. One of the peculiarities of this series is that Tatiana is the protagonist playing at least 8 characters throughout its 5 seasons.