Fans are understandably hyped up for Marvel's Secret Invasion now that it has been confirmed that the new Disney+ series is in production. After all, the Marvel Cinematic Universe show boasts an all-star cast including Game of Thrones' Emilia Clarke. So who is the Solo: A Star Wars Story actress playing in the upcoming MCU series? We may finally have a clue as the first set photos of Clarke have been revealed!
The first set photos from Marvel's Secret Invasion have been shared on Twitter and it's the first time we're seeing Emilia Clarke as a new MCU character. Check it out here.
It's great to see Clarke working on a Marvel project but there is still no clue as to who she is playing in Secret Invasion. There have been speculations that she was cast as Abigail Brand but her appearance in the pictures seems to debunk that theory. However, some fans believe Clarke will portray Talos' adult daughter who has been living on Earth all this time.
For now, Clarke's character is still a mystery. However, there's one character we know who has already been confirmed. Other set photos show Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury. You can check it out here.
Marvel's Secret Invasion will follow the Skrulls as they adapt to life on Earth. The series will also bring back Captain Marvel star Ben Mendelsohn as Talos and Cobie Smulders as Maria Hill. New cast members include Olivia Colman, Emilia Clarke, Killian Scott, Christopher McDonald, and Carmen Ejogo. The lead villain will reportedly be played by Kingsley Ben-Adir.
The new MCU series will consist of six episodes which will be directed by Thomas Bezucha and Ali Selim. For now, the show is still in production and has not yet been given an official release date. Stay tuned for more updates on this story.