After cancelling their Netflix/Marvel series, Marvel Studios shouldn’t Be surprised if fans have a lot of questions about their plans for Disney+ and the future of the MCU. Tom Hiddleston will reprise his role as the God of Mischief in a storyline that spins out of the events of Avengers: Endgame and will see Loki get in the crosshairs of some powerful enemies in the Time Variance Authority. These Marvel Comics characters are making their big debut in the series, and there are rumors that it could also set up the the arrival of classic villain Kang the Conqueror.
It was previously revealed that actors Owen Wilson and Gugu Mbatha-Raw were added to the cast of Loki, and now we have a better idea of who they could be playing in the series. The Illuminerdi recently revealed new information about the series, offering character descriptions that hints at what we can expect:
- Male Lead – There is no age specified. Looking for name talent. Likely with sense of humor. This role will have options for the series and for film. The role needed for 5 or 6 episodes.
- Female 2 – Looking for a female in the 30 to late 50’s age range. This role is open to all races. Needed for 6 episode run.
- Casey – Open to any ethnicity or gender. Casey is a good natured, yet exhausted intern. Extremely likeable. Great comedy skills. Casey’s entire career has been spent indoors and always does things by the books even when things are out of their control. A supporting character needed for 4 episodes.
- John – John is male. Open to all ethnicities in the 27 to 36-year old range. Contentious and combative soldier with an axe to grind. Presumptuous and ominous. A supporting role. Needed for 4 episodes.
Loki is expected to air on Disney+ in 2021.
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