Marvel Studios has finally found their She-Hulk. According to Deadline, Orphan Black star, Tatiana Maslany has landed the titular role in the Disney+ series.
Marvel declined to comment.
Jennifer Walters aka She-Hulk is Bruce Banner’s cousin, and became She-Hulk after Bruce provided her with blood in order to save her life. It’s unknown of the Disney+ series will remain faithful to this origin story.
Jessica Gao (Rick and Morty) is currently penning the script while Kat Coiro will serve as the series’ director.
Mark Ruffalo will also appear as the aforementioned Bruce Banner. Previous reports have come out stating Thunderbolt Ross could be making an appearance in the series, and will be the debut of Ross’ alter-ego the Red Hulk. Also reports surfaced that Liv Tyler would be reprising her role as Betty Ross, the daughter of Thunderbolt.
The series will be apart of Marvel Studios Phase Four, which starts with Black Widow in November.
The series is expected some time in 2021.