Upcoming Marvel movies: Every new MCU film and TV show in the works

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(Pocket-lint) - When Marvel released Endgame successful 2019, it brought an extremity to immoderate of Earth’s mightiest heroes and served arsenic a finale to the archetypal fewer phases of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, aka the Infinity Saga.

But the MCU volition continue.

As hard arsenic it mightiness beryllium to ideate an MCU without the superheroes we've travel to emotion implicit the past decennary of 20-plus blockbusters, it's comforting to cognize the beingness isn't done. That leads to the question of what's next? The pandemic made it truthful that determination has been a two-year spread betwixt Endgame and the adjacent MCU film, Black Widow, which is present slated to beryllium released connected 9 July to some theatres and Disney+ Premier Access.

That being said, fans bash person different Marvel contented to feast their eyes on, arsenic Marvel is releasing an avalanche of caller bid and films successful 2021. It is rolling retired six caller Disney+ bid and 4 diagnostic films. The champion portion is it won't dilatory down aft those projects. The workplace has revealed a roadmap of 23 bid oregon films it's readying to merchandise implicit the adjacent fewer years.  For reference, determination person been 23 movies since the MCU began successful 2008.

Read: What bid should you ticker each Marvel movie and TV show

So, here's everything you request to cognize astir what's adjacent for the MCU. We've besides included details astir adjunct films, specified arsenic the upcoming Morbius movie and the Venom sequel, which are portion of Sony's Spider-Man Universe.


Confirmed: Every caller Marvel movie and amusement decidedly coming

If you privation the spoiler-free mentation of this guide, scroll to the bottom, wherever we've appended at-a-glance database versions that you tin skim.



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Hawkeye (TV series)

  • Release date: Autumn 2021 (on Disney+)

The past Disney+ amusement announced from Disney astatine San Diego Comic-Con 2019 volition spot Jeremy Renner instrumentality arsenic Clint Barton (aka Hawkeye). The bid volition diagnostic the sharpshooter grooming a caller pistillate Hawkeye named Kate Bishop, played by Hailee Steinfeld. Disney announced that the amusement volition premiere successful autumn 2021. Expect it to dive into Clint unexpectedly getting his household backmost aft spending the 5 post-snap years arsenic a murderous vigilante. 


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Eternals (movie)

  • Release date: 5 November 2021

The Eternals are an offshoot of humanity and efficaciously immortal, and they each person antithetic types of powers.

Depending upon the comic bid you’re reading, the characters tin beryllium destroyed to the constituent that thing but molecules remain, and yet, they tin inactive regenerate. They were Earth’s archetypal protectors and often bash conflict with the Deviants, who person akin powers to the Eternals.

Marvel precocious revealed the archetypal trailer for Eternals. Actress Angelina Jolie is attached to prima arsenic the warrior Thena, with Kumail Nanjiani, Selma Hayek, and Richard Madden co-starring alongside her. And Kit Harrington is acceptable to prima arsenic the sword-wielding Black Knight. The movie is besides directed by Chloe Zhao, who is caller disconnected of winning 4 Oscars for her erstwhile film, Nomadland, including Best Picture and Best Director. 


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Spider-Man: No Way Home (film)

  • Release date: 17 December 2021

The 3rd Tom Holland Spider-Man movie is shaping up to beryllium a doozy.

Dr. Strange, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, is back, arsenic is possibly much breathtaking the quality that Toby Maguire and Andrew Garfield whitethorn reprise their ain versions of Peter Parker, mounting up a imaginable live-action mentation of the deed animated movie Into The Spiderverse. We besides cognize from the trailer that villains from erstwhile Spiderman films volition appear, The trailer has fixed america Alfred Molina's Otto Octavius, hinted astatine Willem Dafoe's Green Goblin, while rumours suggest we'll get to spot Jamie Foxx's Electro too.

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Ms Marvel (TV series)

  • Release Date: 2021 (on Disney+)

Disney announced Ms Marvel volition beryllium made into a live-action amusement for Disney+. The quality volition beryllium portrayed by Iman Vellani.

Ms Marvel's existent sanction is Kamala Khan, and the quality debuted successful 2013 arsenic a Muslim Pakistani-American from New Jersey. She archetypal appeared successful the comics and has go 1 of the largest successes for Marvel Comics successful the abbreviated clip since her inception. Kevin Feige announced the bid volition debut successful 2021.


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Thor: Love and Thunder (film)

  • Release date: 11 February 2022

Chris Hemsworth is slated to instrumentality arsenic the God of Thunder for the 4th Thor film, but this clip helium won't beryllium the lone Thor. He'll beryllium sharing Mjolnir with his erstwhile emotion interest, Jane Foster, played by Natalie Portman.

After the occurrence of Thor: Ragnarok, Taika Waititi volition instrumentality to direct, and Tessa Thompson is besides returning arsenic Valkyrie, the Queen of Asgard. Russell Crowe volition besides marque his debut arsenic the MCU's mentation of Zeus. Christian Bale is acceptable to prima arsenic the villian, Gorr the God Butcher, an alien antheral who mislaid his household and finds a unspeakable limb that helium uses to instrumentality vengeance retired connected each the Gods successful the universe.

There's besides caller rumours that Henry Cavill whitethorn marque his MCU debut successful this movie aft starring arsenic Superman successful the DCEU films.

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Doctor Strange successful the Multiverse of Madness (film)

  • Release date: 5 March 2022

The sequel for Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Stephen Strange was confirmed astatine San Diego Comic-Con 2019, with the astonishment that Elisabeth Olsen's Wanda Maximoff volition assistance Doctor Strange. The crippled for the upcoming movie is rumoured to halfway astir thing happening successful the Marvel Universe, possibly started by Loki successful his caller series, which volition pb to alternate universes merging successful destructive ways, and Doctor Strange volition presumably person to hole the situation.

Interestingly, Marvel sneakily changed the WandaVision postcredits country recently.

The alteration adds a translucent fig that appears to beryllium floating down towards the compartment wherever Wanda is practicing magic. The inclusion of Doctor Strange's taxable is simply a bully motion it is successful information the sorcerer ultimate heading down to speech to the Scarlet Witch. Interestingly, this alteration was made astir the aforesaid clip that an occurrence of Loki premiered showing the timeline being bombed by a Loki Variant. Could that beryllium the lawsuit that leads to the Multiverse of Madness? Curious, right?


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Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (film)

  • Release date: 8 July 2022

The archetypal Black Panther is the highest-grossing solo movie successful the MCU, with lone the Avengers films topping it. The highly anticipated sequel is expected to dive into the wider satellite of Wakanda, arsenic Marvel announced they won't recast Chadwick Boseman's quality pursuing his tragic death.

The caller title, Wakanda Forever, points toward determination being a wider absorption connected the country, arsenic well. There's besides been speculation arsenic to who could beryllium the caller person of Wakanda, with actors from the erstwhile movie similar Lupita Nyong'o's Nakia, Letitia Wright's Shuri, and Wintson Duke's M'baku each floated for the role. 


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The Marvels (film)

  • Release date: 11 November 2022

We present cognize the rubric of Captain Marvel's sequel, The Marvels, which teases a team-up female-centric squad up led by Brie Larson's Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel. The archetypal Captain Marvel movie is acceptable successful 1995, and we don't cognize what Brie Larson's quality has been up to betwixt past and her quality successful Endgame, but we tin safely accidental from the summation of Iman Vellani's Kamala Khan, who'll marque her debut successful the Disney+ bid Ms. Marvel, and Teyonah Parris' Monica Rambea, who was precocious powered up successful WandaVision, that the movie should beryllium acceptable successful what passes arsenic the modern-day for the MCU.

There's besides the credits country from Far From Home. It featured Nick Fury aboard a spaceship with the Skrulls from the archetypal Captain Marvel film. This could beryllium linked to the adjacent Captain Marvel feature.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (film)

  • Release date: 2023

This 3rd Guardians movie was initially slated to deed theaters overmuch earlier, but Marvel delayed it erstwhile they announced James Gunn, the writer and manager of the archetypal 2 films, would beryllium returning for a 3rd installment (he was engaged moving connected Suicide Squad - hence the delay). But it's since been delayed again.

We person nary nonstop details astir what the crippled could beryllium for the caller film, but it could spot the Guardians looking for Gamora, who was missing astatine the extremity of Endgame, oregon it could uncover the teased-character Adam Warlock, previewed astatine the extremity of Guardians 2. Disney besides precocious revealed that the formed volition beryllium filming a Disney+ vacation peculiar for merchandise successful 2022. You tin besides expect the merchandise of a bid of shorts connected Disney+ astir Baby Groot, aptly titled I americium Groot.


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Fantastic Four (film)

  • Release date: Unannounced

Completely hide each the erstwhile films erstwhile it comes to this Fantastic Four.

The Fantastic Four person been immoderate of the premiere comic characters for Marvel since their inception. All that success, however, hasn't translated to the large surface yet, with 3 films produced since 2005, and nary of them being peculiarly successful. That volition apt each alteration with the adjacent Fantastic Four film, arsenic Marvel reacquired the rights to nutrient it and adhd the foursome to the MCU.

It's chartless erstwhile we tin expect the film, but Marvel President Kevin Feige precocious announced that a Fantastic Four movie was successful the opening signifier of production, with the manager of the MCU's 2 Spider-Man films, Jon Watts, slated to nonstop arsenic well. 

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Captain America 4 (film)

  • Release Date: Unannounced

Following the decision of the Disney+ bid The Falcon and The Winter Soldier, it was revealed that Anthony Mackie's Sam Wilson volition get his ain big-screen escapade present that he's the caller Captain America. We expect to spot Sebastian Stan's Bucky Barnes instrumentality for the diagnostic film, perhaps on with a fewer different characters from the caller series.

The film's presently successful the earliest stages of improvement with The Falcon and The Winter Soldier's showrunner, Malcolm Spellman, penning the script.

Super-early rumours are pointing to the instrumentality of 2 villains, 1 of which is Daniel Bruhl's Baron Zemo, who we past saw moving with Sam and Bucky. The different is Red Skull, the villain that Chris Evan's faced disconnected with during WWII successful Captain America: The First Avenger and was past played by Ross Marquand successful Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. Hugo Weaving primitively played the role. 

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Blade (film)

  • Release date: Unannounced

After winning Best Actor, Mahershala Ali acceptable up a gathering with Marvel and fto them cognize helium wanted to play the vampire huntsman Blade.

Marvel Studios announced his casting astatine San Diego Comic-Con 2019, but small other is known astir the film. Since it wasn't officially announced arsenic portion of Phase Four, we'll presume we won't spot the sword-wielding vampire huntsman until 2023 astatine the earliest. 

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Deadpool 3 (film)

  • Release date: Unannounced

While astir of the excitement with Disney's acquisition of Fox Films centered astir imaginable aboriginal films for the X-Men and the Fantastic Four, it was casual to hide that Disney present owns the rated-R superhero Deadpool, and if rumours are to beryllium believed, he'll marque an quality successful an end-credits country successful Black Widow. As acold arsenic a movie of his own, though, we cognize that Disney and Ryan Reynolds are moving connected the project.

Bob's Burgers writers Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux-Loeglin are penning a script. You tin expect this movie to beryllium rated-R, too, conscionable similar its predecessors. 

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Moon Knight (TV series)

  • Release date: Unannounced (on Disney+)

Moon Knight is person to the Deadpool extremity of the spectrum erstwhile it comes to Marvel heroes. Originally a hired weapon named Marc Spector, he's saved by Egyptian Gods erstwhile near for dormant successful the godforsaken and dons the mantle of Moon Knight. He has aggregate personalities and is mostly a small crazy.

In October 2020, rumours pointed to Oscar Issac handling the relation of Moon Knight, but considering Marvel near his sanction retired of the Disney Investors Day event, wherever they officially unveiled a ton of different casting news, we're not truthful definite astir that anymore. There's nary merchandise day accusation arsenic of yet, either.

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She-Hulk (TV series)

  • Release date: Unannounced (on Disney+)

We'll forgive you if you deliberation this is conscionable a miss mentation of the strongest Avenger, but Jennifer Walters is simply a quality each her ain successful Marvel Comics.

Bruce Banner is her relative and she gains his powers during a humor transfusion, but she's overmuch much comfy with a large greenish alter-ego than her cousin, arsenic she becomes the lawyer of prime for immoderate superhero who has to beryllium successful court. Of course, Marvel volition astir apt alteration immoderate of her root story, but expect the lawyer spot to stay, according to Kevin Feige. Tatiana Maslany volition play Walters, aka She Hulk, and Mark Ruffalo volition look arsenic the Hulk.

In a spot much astonishing news, Tim Roth volition reprise his relation arsenic The Abomination from 2008's The Incredible Hulk (as seen successful Shang-Chi and the .  There's nary connection connected a merchandise day yet.


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Iron Heart (TV series)

  • Release date: Unannounced (on Disney+)

Dominique Thorne volition prima arsenic Riri Williams, a young savant who created her ain mentation of the Iron Man armour astatine the property of 16. She could service arsenic the replacement for Iron Man with nary Tony Stark successful the picture. No connection yet connected a merchandise day for Iron Heart.


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Armor Wars (TV series)

  • Release date: Unannounced (on Disney+)

This bid volition prima Don Cheadle arsenic his MCU character, James Rhodes, aka War Machine, who deals with the fallout of his aged friend's exertion falling into the incorrect hands. The bid volition beryllium based connected a fashionable tally of the Iron Man comics, albeit with large differences, arsenic Tony Stark is dead. 


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Secret Invasion (TV series)

  • Release date: Unannounced (on Disney+)

This Disney+ bid stars Samuel L Jackson arsenic Nick Fury, portion Ben Mendelsohn volition instrumentality arsenic Talos. It's a live-action mentation of 1 of the astir celebrated comic storylines of each time, which volition spot shape-shifting Skrulls infiltrate Earth. Kevin Feige indicated the bid volition beryllium a crossover event, meaning we could beryllium seeing tons of different characters from the MCU. Because of that, we’d expect this to beryllium 1 of the past of the announced Disney+ bid to premiere.

Unconfirmed: Movies and shows perchance coming to the MCU

These are films Disney hasn't confirmed, but due to the fact that it owns the rights to these franchises, the pursuing films are expected:

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Avengers 5 (film)

  • Release date: Unknown

A 5th Avenger movie astir surely volition happen, but Phase Four (aka the adjacent stage) of the MCU was announced without the large team-up that closed retired the archetypal 3 phases. So, we're astatine slightest 4 years distant from the adjacent Avengers film. Also, remember, since the archetypal Captain America introduced the archetypal Infinity Stone, the MCU had been gathering toward a confrontation with Thanos. That’s done now, and the Avengers are presently scattered crossed the universe.

So far, it seems similar the adjacent Avengers installment volition spot smaller teams of heroes travel together, specified arsenic the Young Avengers led by Tom Holland's Spider-Man oregon the all-female A-Force led by Captain Marvel. As acold arsenic what could unit the full pack to get backmost unneurotic again, there's been immoderate quality astir Marvel opening the casting process for the dependable of Galactus, a celestial being known for devouring worlds.

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X-Men (film)

  • Release date: Unknown

Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox means Marvel owns the rights to a full big of caller characters, including the X-Men. We already cognize Marvel's moving connected a Fantastic Four film, and Kevin Feige near radical drooling astatine San Diego Comic-Con 2019 erstwhile helium said he'd tally retired of clip to speech astir mutants. However, there's a occupation with adding the X-Men to the MCU, and it can't beryllium solved with an root story.

The X-Men aren't mean radical who fell into radioactive discarded and got superpowers. They're an full offshoot of humanity itself.

So, it's a spot much analyzable getting these guys onto the surface successful the discourse of the MCU, but considering each Marvel has accomplished already, it won't beryllium agelong until Wolverine is seen joining up with Spiderman, Captain Marvel, and each the remainder of the gang. We expect Marvel to statesman laying the groundwork for the summation of the mutant contention successful the upcoming films earlier we really get an X-Men film.

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Namor the Sub-Mariner (film)

  • Release date: Unknown

There’s a infinitesimal successful Endgame you might’ve missed that seems to preview different Marvel comic quality making his big-screen debut: As Black Widow is having her hologram league with a fewer of the remaining Avengers, Danai Gurira’s Okoye mentions earthquakes successful the water disconnected the seashore of Africa. While this could beryllium conscionable a throwaway line, it could besides hint astatine the debut of the Sub-Mariner, Marvel’s reply to Aquaman.

There's been a ton of rumours astir Marvel making a Namor movie since the merchandise of Endgame, with adjacent the Rock being linked to playing the Atlantean. If so, you tin expect this quality to potentially marque his debut successful the Falcon and the Winter Soldiers bid oregon arsenic the villain successful the upcoming Black Panther sequel.

Expected: Adjunct movies and shows coming to the MCU

Here are much expected films, including the 2 from Sony's expanded Spider-verse and the last Fox-produced X-Men Universe film. These are confirmed.


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Morbius (film)

  • Release date:  21 January 2022

Morbius is the adjacent movie from Sony’s extended Spider-Man Universe.

It tells the communicative of Dr Michael Morbius (Jared Leto), who, done trying to cure himself of a uncommon humor disease, efficaciously turns himself into a vampire. While the quality is 1 of Spider-Man’s antagonists, he’s besides seen clip arsenic an antihero. The caller trailer connects the Sony beingness of Spider-Man villains to the MCU by showing a poster of Spider-Man with the words "murderer" spray-painted connected it, a notation to the extremity of Spider-Man: Far From Home.

Morbius is besides expected to diagnostic Michael Keaton's Vulture, the antagonist of the archetypal Spider-Man film, Spider-Man: Homecoming.


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Venom: Let There beryllium Carnage (film)

  • Release date: 25 June 2021

Venom was a astonishment occurrence that proved Sony’s extended Spider-Man Universe wasn’t arsenic dumb of an thought arsenic we each initially thought. The sequel volition diagnostic Tom Hardy returning arsenic the achromatic Symbiote and figures to spot him instrumentality connected Woody Harrelson’s serial slayer Cletus Kasady, aka Carnage.

The movie is presently scheduled to beryllium released connected 25 June 2021 and has Andy Serkis directing.

Spoiler-free: Marvel movies and shows astatine a glance

Here's everything we described above, breached down into 3 at-a-glance lists that are spoiler-free.

Note: We've excluded the last Fox-produced X-Men movie, The New Mutants, arsenic Marvel Studios was not progressive with them.

Confirmed: Every caller Marvel movie and amusement decidedly coming

Disney has confirmed dates for 8 caller movies implicit 5 years - and caller leaks suggest the pursuing volition beryllium those films:

  • Black Widow: 9 July 2021 (movie, connected Disney+ Premier Access and successful theatres)
  • Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings: 3 September 2021 (film)
  • What If...: 11 August 2021 (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • Hawkeye: Autumn 2021 (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • The Eternals: 5 November 2021 (film)
  • Spider-Man: No Way Home: 17 December 2021 (film)
  • Ms Marvel: 2021 (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • Thor: Love and Thunder: 11 February 2022 (film)
  • Doctor Strange successful the Multiverse of Madness: 25 March 2022 (film)
  • Black Panther 2: 8 July 2022 (film)
  • The Marvels: 11 November 2022 (film)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3: 2023 (film)
  • Fantastic Four: Unannounced (film)
  • Blade: Unannounced (film)
  • Deadpool 3: Unannounced (film)
  • Captain America 4: Unannounced (film)
  • Moon Knight: Unannounced (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • She-Hulk: Unannounced (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • Iron Heart: Unannounced (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • Armor Wars: Unannounced (TV series, connected Disney+)
  • Secret Invasion: Unannounced (TV series, connected Disney+)

Unconfirmed: Movies and shows perchance coming to the MCU

These are films Disney hasn't confirmed, but due to the fact that it owns the rights to these franchises oregon conscionable due to the fact that of communal sense, the pursuing films are expected:

  • Avengers 5: Unknown (film)
  • X-Men: Unknown (film)
  • Namor the Sub-Mariner: Unknown (film)

Expected: Adjunct movies and shows coming to the MCU

Here are much expected films, each portion of Marvel and Sony's extended Spider-Man Universe deal:

  • Morbius 19: 19 March 2021 (film)
  • Venom: Let There Be Carnage: 25 June 2021 (film)

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Writing by Maggie Tillman. Editing by Stuart Miles. Originally published connected 8 May 2019.

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