Secret Invasion is an upcoming American web television series, based on the Marvel Comics crossover event of the same name. The series is a sequel to Captain Marvel and Spider-Man: Far From Home. It will be an installment of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The series is produced by Marvel Studios and will be released on Disney+.
The first season will consist of six episodes and premiere in 2022.
Production and Cast
Andrew W. Marlowewas hired to write the script for a Nick Fury project in 2006. The script he wrote was loosely based on Jim Steranko’s Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. series and involved the S.H.I.E.L.D. Helicarrier. The script was not written for the version of the character appearing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as it was constructed before Samuel L. Jackson was cast but Marlowe said that the script could be “tweaked” for Jackson’s portrayal.
On September 25, 2020, Variety reported that Marvel Studios was developing a series centered on Nick Fury with Kyle Bradstreet attached to write and executive produce.
On December 10, 2020, during Disney’s 2020 Investor Day, Kevin Feige announced that a Secret Invasion series was in development for Disney+ with Samuel L. Jackson and Ben Mendelsohn set to reprise their Marvel Cinematic Universe roles of Nick Fury and Talso, respectively in the series.
On January 11, 2021, in an interview with Collider, Kevin Feige revealed that the series’ first season would consist of six episodes.
On January 18, 2021, Production List revealed that the series was scheduled to start filming on April 5 in Los Angeles.
In March the Deadline reported that Kingsley Ben-Adir had joined the cast of the series and that he would portray the series’ lead villain.
On April 19, 2021, The Hollywood Reporter reported that Olivia Colman had joined the cast of the series. The role has been undisclosed. That same day, it was reported that the series was scheduled to start filming in the fall in the United Kingdom and Europe. The next day, Variety reported that Emilia Clarke had joined the cast of the series in an undisclosed role.
On April 30, 2021, Deadline reported that Killian Scott was in talks to join the cast of the series.
On May 14, 2021, The Hollywood Reporter reported that Thomas Bezucha and Ali Selim would be directing episodes of the series. The next day, Collider reported that the series expected to premiere in 2022.
On May 26, 2021, Deadline reported that Christopher McDonald had joined the cast of the series in an undisclosed role.
On May 31, 2021, it reported that the working title of the series would be “Jambalaya”.
Marvel’s Secret Invasion latest news
- Emilia Clarke is the latest new signing to Secret Invasion
- Olivia Colman is joining Marvel’s Secret Invasion
- The series will enter production this fall