As Ms. Marvel continues filming a new actor joins the cast.
The Hollywood Reporter first broke the news that Marsden will join the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Zoe Zimmer.
Laurel Marsden is the Ms. Marvel’s Zoe Zimmer
G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona introduced Zoe Zimmer in 2014’s Ms. Marvel No. 3 as the first person Kamala Khan saves. In the comics, Zoe Zimmer is for Kamala, what Flash Thompson is for Peter Parker – sometimes a bully, sometimes a friend.
Laurel Marsden is know for the Quibi series Survive, in which she starred alongside Game of Throne’s Sophie Turner.
The Ms. Marvel series is currently filming in Atlanta and is directed by Bad Boys for Life filmmakers Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, as well as Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, a two-time Oscar winner in the documentary short category, and The Walking Dead helmer Meera Menon. Bisha K. Ali is the head writer.
Ms. Marvel is said to hit Disney+ in late 2021. What do you all think? Are you excited for the series? Do you like the casting of Laurel Marsden? Let’s discuss everything in the comments down below or over on Twitter!
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