Finally, Marvel Cinematic Universe’s 26th film, Eternals, has an official release date announced. Haven’t we been waiting for it for long? What’s said to follow the timeline of events posts Avengers- The End Game, Eternals will introduce us to a new world of superheroes. Directed by the Academy Winner, Chloe Zha, this movie is going to be interpreted in Chloe’s popular style. If you are curious about what would be the plot of Eternals, who would be the cast, and its release date, here’s everything to know:
Plot: What will be the storyline of Eternals?
The third film of MCU’s fourth phase will start where Avengers- End Game ends. Be ready to not just witness a diverse crew but also unique characters like Eternals who are an immortal alien race dwelling on Earth for 7000 years. They have been secretly co-existing with fellow human beings and fighting against the evils to safeguard the planet. However, they come together to wage a war with their old rival, Deviants. Eternals brings with it Marvel’s first LGBTQI superhero, Phaistos, also an Eternal. But that’s not all. Remember Sound of Metal fame, Lauren Ridloff? She will be Marvel’s first deaf superhero. ISo, we are expecting thrilling and power-packed performances that will leave us hooked and amazed at the same time.
Release Date: When is Eternals hitting the theatres?
Kevin Fiege, Marvel Studios President broke the news of the making of Eternals in April 2018. However, the film has been running behind its schedule since then. Earlier it was scheduled for November 2020 release followed by a February date in 2021. Now, it has again moved to November 2021. But the good part is it’s finally happening. Eternals is slated to release on 5th November 2021 in the USA. In India, it is hitting the theatres a week prior i.e. somewhere to 29th October.
Cast: Who is the lead cast of Eternals?
Eternals’ cast features star performers such as Angelina Jolie as Thena, who has the power to create weapons out of comic energy. She is also the representative of Goddess Athena. Leading the new band of superheroes, Eternals, is Game of Thrones star, Richard Madden as Ikaris. While Salma Hayek in the role of Ajak is the spiritual leader with immense strength and Kit Harington as Dane Whiteman monikers the Black knight. In addition to this, it has Kumail Nanjiani as Kingo, Lauren Ridloff as Makkari, and Barry Keoghan as Druig, Gilgamesh as Don Lee, Brian Tyree Henry as Phastos, Lia McHugh as Sprite, Gemma Chan as Sersi, and Barry Keoghan as Druig.
When the trailer of Eternals will be out?
As confirmed by one of its lead characters, the trailer of this film is ready but yet to be out. We expect that you will catch a glimpse of Eternals before the release of Black Widow. Hoping that it rolls out soon and gives us a sneak into Chloe’s peerless direction.
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