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Is Ms. Marvel coming to the MCU?

Whilst speaking with BBC Arabic’s Husam Asi, Kevin Feige revealed that following the release of Captain Marvel we may be meeting someone she is very familiar with…

“We’re doing Captain Marvel right now. Captain Marvel‘s shooting right now with Brie Larson. Ms. Marvel, which is another character in the comic books, the Muslim hero who is inspired by Captain Marvel, is definitely sort-of in the works. We have plans for that once we’ve introduced Captain Marvel to the world.”

Introducing Ms. Marvel aka Kamala Khan would be an amazing move. Since her introduction into the Marvel comics universe in 2014 she has become one of their most popular characters. Khan is a teenage Pakistani American from Jersey City, New Jersey with shapeshifting abilities, who discovers that she has Inhuman genes in the aftermath of the “Inhumanity” storyline and assumes the mantle of Ms. Marvel from her idol Carol Danvers after Danvers becomes Captain Marvel. Marvel’s announcement that a Muslim character would headline a comic book was met with widespread reaction and the first volume of Ms. Marvel won the Hugo Award for best graphic story in 2015. The character could make even bigger waves if she were to join the MCU!

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