Our First Look At Iman Vellani As Ms. Marvel
Ms. Marvel is in Atlanta; Iman Vellani dons the costume in public…
Finally! We see Ms. Marvel jump off the comic pages and into the streets of Atlanta.
The paparazzi, perhaps from the Daily Bugle (?), is on the case of Marvel’s newest MCU hero.
Earlier this year, cameras also caught Vellani performing a stunt!
Ms. Marvel in ATL
Iman Vellani was seen in costume as Ms. Marvel for the first time in Atlanta on Friday evening.
The 18-year-old actress appeared to be ready to spring into action as she wore the titular character’s outfit on the set of the upcoming Disney+ series.
The forthcoming Marvel Comics-based show has been in development ever since 2016 and is set to be released at an unspecified date later this year.
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Earlier this year, Marvel.com said of the upcoming show:
Ms. Marvel, a newer character to Marvel comics has grabbed the world’s imagination and we are excited to announce Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan. Ms. Marvel, an Original Series from Marvel Studios, is coming late 2021 to #DisneyPlus.”
So, check out the sizzle reel:
Of course, many fans have high hopes for Ms. Marvel.
- The Daily Mail noted that Ms. Marvel is important in the Marvel pantheon as the first Muslim to “headline their own Marvel comic book series.”
- That rumors about the show began in 2016.
- And explained that the series was designed to be a follow-up to 2019’s Captain Marvel.
Earlier in the shoot, Ms. Marvel cast members got matching lightning bold tattoos!
She Does Her Own Stunts
Meanwhile, this is not the first time we’ve seen Vellani in a Marvel costume:
— Iman Vellani (@imanvellanni) December 29, 2020
And this seems to be from the same shoot as the video below:
New video of Iman Vellani filming a stunt scene while wearing the Captain Marvel costume on the set of ‘MS. MARVEL’ 🚨
— cosmic (@cosmic_marvel) February 28, 2021
The momentum is building and fans are very excited to get a longer look at the new Marvel and Disney+ series ASAP.
Feature Image: BackGrid via Daily Mail