‘Ironheart’ adds ‘Pulp Fiction’ star to roster
At this point, it feels like the cast of Stone heart keeps growing every day.
While some of us are still trying to figure out whether or not Sacha Baron Cohen will appear on the show as Mephisto, actor Paul Calderón has become the latest person to join the Marvel Studios project.
Of the dozens of acting credits Calderón has to his name, most could recognize him for his work in Quentin Tarantino. pulp Fictionfrom Amazon Boschor AMC Fear the living dead.
At this point, it’s unclear who the actor will play on the show.
Deadline was first to report on its casting.
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Stone heart, revolves around Riri Williams (played by Dominique Thorne) as a teenage engineering whiz at MIT who builds a suit based on Tony Stark’s Iron Man and goes by the superhero name Ironheart. The character was created in 2016 by writers Brian Michael Bendis and artist Mike Deodato, then redesigned by Eve Ewing and Kevin Libranda.
Other actors attached include Anthony Ramos and Jim Rash, as well as Manny Montana (good girls)Lyric Ross (It’s us), Harper Anthony (Chicago Mediterranean), and Alden Ehrenreich (Solo: A Star Wars Story). It is also possible that Sam Jackson will appear as Nick Fury.
Sam Bailey and Angela Barnes are directing Ironheart from a script by Chinaka Hodge (amazing stories), who is also the head writer for the six-episode first season. Zinzi Coogler, Sev Ohanian and Black Panther director Ryan Coogler have also joined the team as executive producers alongside Kevin Feige, Louise D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Brad Winderbaum and Zoie Nagelhout.
The Character Will Make His Official MCU In The Highly Anticipated Sequel Black Panther: Wakanda Forever which is set to hit theaters on November 11, 2022.
The series, which is slated to debut in 2023, but Riri and her tech will make their MCU debut in Black Panther: Wakanda Foreverwhich hits theaters in November.