Newlywed Shibani Dhandekar is over the moon as her husband Farhan Akhtar lands a pivotal role in Ms. Marvel series.
Sharing her excitement over the news, Shibani Dandekar shared, “THIS!!! Can’t wait for this one!! First mainstream leading Indian actor to be part of the Marvel Universe! Beyond proud of you @faroutakhtar…@purvilavingia for making this happen @amarjeetchahal for being there always #msmarvel #disneyplus”
Actor Farhan Akhtar also shared the official confirmation on landing the role, he shared, “Grateful that the universe gifts these opportunities to grow, learn and in this case have a ton of fun while doing it. #msmarvel on @disneyplushotstar @marvel @purvilavingia”
Ms. Marvel series is film by Bisha K. Ali for the streaming service Disney+. And, is based on the Marvel Comics featuring the character Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel.
Also, the series is written by Bisha K Ali along with Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah leading the directing team.
The series also stars Iman Vellani, Matt Lintz, Yasmeen Fletcher, Zenobia Shroff, Mohan Kapur, Saagar Shaikh, Rish Shah, Laurel Marsden, Adaku Ononogbo, Laith Nakli, Travina Springer, and Aramis Knight.
Finally, Ms Marvel is scheduled to premiere on June 8, 2022, and will consist of six episodes. It will be part of Phase Four of the MCU.
Chiefly, the series will serve as set-up for the film The Marvels (2023), in which Vellani will reprise her role as Khan along with additional cast members from the series.
Source – NewsHelpline