Oscar Isaac is your Moon Knight, it is now confirmed. In a photograph first posted to the Instagram account of Isaac’s manufacturing firm after which reposted to Marvel’s official Instagram account, the highest half of Isaac’s face is framed by a number of panels of Moon Knight from the Marvel comics. The caption merely reads: “WE ARE MOONKNIGHT” – Oscar Isaac. For these questioning what’s up with the “we,” Moon Knight/ Marc Spector suffers from a dissociative identification dysfunction. A former CIA operative, Spector was left to die within the Egyptian desert after which adopted the Moon Knight alter ego, believing he was saved by the Egyptian god Khonshu. He then creates two extra identities for himself.
After all, all that’s from the Marvel comics, and the Moon Knight Disney+ collection would possibly tackle a completely completely different method for the character. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has mentioned that Moon Knight shall be a bit like Marvel’s Indiana Jones, infused with Egyptology and psychological sickness. Alongside Isaac, Ethan Hawke is about to star as the primary villain, with Ramy star Could Calamawy — she is of Egyptian and Palestinian heritage — in a “key function.” Neither Hawke nor Calamawy are confirmed, although the previous was noticed on set in Hungary.
Behind the scenes, Jeremy Slater (The Umbrella Academy) is the creator and head author on the six-episode Moon Knight. Mohamed Diab (Cairo 678), and the duo Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead (Synchronic) are the administrators. Filming started again in April. The Marvel collection was first announced on the D23 Expo in August 2019. Isaac’s involvement was first reported in October final 12 months, and it is now been confirmed seven months later. We had a affirmation of types in March too, when Isaac’s firm Mad Gene Media released a coaching video of his set to Center Japanese music.
Earlier than Moon Knight, on Disney+ and Disney+ Hotstar, we’ll see the Tom Hiddleston-led Loki (June 9), the animated non-canonical Marvel’s What If…? (summer time 2021), Iman Vellani-led Ms. Marvel and Hawkeye with Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld (late 2021). Following that, for 2022 alongside Moon Knight, Marvel has She-Hulk with Mark Ruffalo and Tatiana Maslany, and The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special. Additionally in improvement are Ironheart with Dominique Thorne, Armor Wars with Don Cheadle, a Wakanda series, and Hawkeye spin-off Echo.