Warfare Machine actor Don Cheadle teased that Disney+’s Secret Invasion sequence will arrange an upcoming MCU film.
Secret Invasion was all the time anticipated to be an essential piece of the MCU puzzle primarily based on the comedian occasion sequence it should adapt alone. That significance solely change into extra obvious when Marvel Studios themselves labeled the Disney+ mission as the primary “crossover occasion sequence.”
Everett Ross actor Martin Freeman since teased that crossover scale as he referred to “the quantity of individuals crossing over with one another.” And the insane solid of 12 newcomer actors and characters from throughout the MCU mythos has solely made that bigger scale extra obvious.
Given how the Secret Invasion comedian occasion was game-changing for the Marvel universe and revealed a number of heroes as Skrulls, followers expect related significance from the Disney+ sequence. Whereas its bigger influence on the MCU stays unclear, one of many actors concerned has revealed no less than one film it should arrange.
Secret Invasion Will Set Up Iron Man Spin-Off Film
Throughout a current interview with Whole Movie, James Rhodes actor Don Cheadle addressed how Secret Invasion will set the stage for his upcoming Armor Wars film, which was not too long ago transformed from a small to a big-screen affair.
When requested his ideas on the MCU’s big growth for the reason that finish of the Infinity Saga, Cheadle referred to as the shift “bananas,” earlier than revealing there’s “part of” Secret Invasion that “kicks off what occurs in Armor Wars:”
“It’s bananas! And it’s very expansive. And clearly now that everybody can present up in everyone else’s story… I imply, I’m in ‘Secret Invasion’. So I’m in Sam [Jackson]’s present. There’s part of that, that kicks off what occurs in Armor Wars.”
The MCU mainstay then touched on current high quality considerations, sharing his hopes that the franchise “would not get unfold too skinny” and there continues to be “some high quality management:”
“So yeah, it may possibly go on and on and on… hopefully it doesn’t get unfold too skinny. And there’s nonetheless some high quality management and never simply attempting to increase for growth’s sake. However there’s a transparent concept in regards to the storytelling and what you’re attempting to perform with each iteration.”
A current report from The Cosmic Circus revealed Marvel Studios’ personal high quality considerations in regards to the MCU’s Section 4, noting that it is going to be “re-evaluating the longer term releases” and taking steps to “set up extra high quality management transferring ahead.”
On the subject of Armor Wars, the actor teased what followers can count on from Warfare Machine, calling his solo spin-off a chance to “make him a three-dimensional dude,” whereas additionally “[paying] off the Marvel stuff:”
“I don’t assume we’ve ever actually dug into him, and now it’s a chance to essentially discover his emotional life, his inside life, his relationships, his trajectory, the place he needs to go, what his challenges are. Clearly, it’s a must to repay the Marvel stuff. And be within the lore of the mythology of the character and the MCU normally. However attempting to essentially construct out this character and make him a three-dimensional dude… is what the aim [is]. So I’m enthusiastic about that.”
How Will Secret Invasion Tease Armor Wars
Secret Invasion being poised to instantly arrange Armor Wars closely factors towards Don Cheadle’s Rhodey enjoying a significant function within the Disney+ sequence. However with your entire solid presently being made up of spies, Skrulls, and authorities brokers, it is unclear whether or not he’ll truly go well with up as Warfare Machine this time round.
After all, any growth in Rhodes’ character could be important to making ready for Armor Wars, particularly since his solely post-Endgame look has are available a cameo in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Followers have actually but to see how the lack of his finest good friend, Tony Stark, has impacted Rhodey lately.
Nevertheless, Cheadle’s wording that “part of [Secret Invasion]… kicks off what occurs in Armor Wars” implies he’s referring to story course versus character growth. Might Rhodey end up to have been a Skrull all alongside? Nicely, that will surely change issues up going into his MCU solo outing.
Armor Wars simply took the soar from Disney+ sequence to blockbuster type a couple of months again, as Marvel Studios believed the story was too huge for the small display screen. Clearly, this may show to be a way more essential piece of the MCU than had initially been assumed, particularly with it now spinning out of Secret Invasion.
Secret Invasion will launch completely on Disney+ this yr. Armor Wars has but to set an official launch date or window.