The well-known starring actor of the Lovecraft Territory series will play one of the best-known Marvel Comics supervillains in the MCU.
Jonathan Majors, an actor who has grown in popularity lately for his role on the celebrated Lovecraft Territory series, will play Kang the Conqueror in Ant-Man 3 as part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This has been exclusively announced by the Deadline medium, information contrasted in turn by another fully trusted medium such as The Hollywood Reporter, ensuring that Majors will be the new supervillain of the UCM.
One of the classic villains of the Fantastic 4
And it is that Kang the Conqueror is one of the most popular supervillains of Marvel Comics throughout its already long history since it debuted as an antagonist in number 8 of the comic The Avengers in 1964. So much so, that Kang has faced in numerous occasions to the main Marvel superheroes and maintains ties with other villains such as Doctor Doom or Thanos, eventually becoming a key figure in the stories of the Fantastic 4, given his kinship with Reed Richards and the possibility of traveling through time. .
Thus, Jonathan Majors will be one of the big names in the third part of Ant-Man along with Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lily, a film that according to its director will be “much bigger and visually ambitious.” And it is that rumors suggest that Ant-Man 3 is a crossover with numerous characters, opening the possibility of introducing new superheroes such as the Young Avengers or preparing the way to the entrance of the Fantastic 4.
In addition, Kang the Conqueror has been aiming for a long time to make his first appearance or cameo in the Disney + Loki series thanks to his abilities to jump between space and time. The next thing from Marvel Studios in theaters is Black Widow, a film scheduled for now for next November 6 after its different delays due to the coronavirus.