Diamondback is rumored to make an appearance in the Marvel Studios feature Captain America: New World Order.
According to Hollywood insider Daniel Richtman, Captain America: New World Order is set to feature the live-action debut of a female incarnation of the Marvel villain Diamondback. Another insider who goes by “CanWeGetToast” on Twitter revealed that Diamondback is expected to be a member of the Serpent Society.
Marvel is looking for an actress in her early-to-mid 30s for the role of Diamondback. The Captain America: New World Order character is described as a “a villain but also possibly a love interest,” with an option for future Marvel Cinematic Universe appearances.
Everything we know about Anthony Mackie’s Captain America return
Anthony Mackie is leading the cast of Captain America: New World Order, reprising his role as Sam Wilson. Details regarding the movie are being kept under wraps. Production is expected to kick off this March for a 2024 release.
New World Order is set after the Disney Plus series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, which follows Sam Wilson as he embraces the Captain America mantle in a post-Avengers: Endgame world. Thunderbolt Ross (Harrison Ford) and The Leader (Tim Blake Nelson) are expected to serve as the main villains of the movie.
Julius Onah is directing Captain America: New World Order, working a script by Malcolm Spellman and Dalan Musson. The cast of the movie also includes Danny Ramirez as Joaquin Torres, Carl Lumbly as Isaiah Bradley and Shira Haas as Sabra.
Captain America: New World Order is currently slated to hit theaters on May 3, 2024. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and make sure to subscribe to our youtube channel for more content!
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