A Silver Surfer solo undertaking is reportedly within the works at Marvel Studios and is being deliberate to launch earlier than the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Fantastic Four.
According to The Cosmic Circus, Marvel is creating a Silver Surfer solo undertaking in Disney+’s particular presentation format. The undertaking will characteristic Norrin Radd, aka Silver Surfer, working for Galactus within the far corners of the cosmos. Radd will reportedly not be on Earth within the particular presentation, nor will any beforehand established Marvel Cinematic Universe cosmic characters seem. However, Marvel is reportedly planning for this Silver Surfer undertaking to be launched forward of Fantastic Four, suggesting the Disney+ particular and movie is likely to be linked.
In the comics, Radd was an astronomer from the planet Zenn-La. He saved his homeworld from the planet devourer, Galactus, by agreeing to function the cosmic entity’s herald. Galactus remodeled Radd into the Silver Surfer and tasked him with searching for out new worlds to be devoured. As the Silver Surfer, Radd is highly effective sufficient to destroy planets and photo voltaic methods and served as an antagonist in a number of Fantastic Four tales.
Since the upcoming Fantastic Four film is at present set to premiere in February 2025, audiences can count on a Silver Surfer Disney+ particular to launch in both late 2024 or early 2025. Rumors have been circulating concerning the highly-anticipated debut of the Fantastic Four within the MCU, which can be helmed by WandaVision director Matt Shakman. No casting info has but been launched, although a number of actors have been reported to be within the operating for Marvel’s well-known comedian ebook household.
Disney’s Special Presentation Format
The first Disney+ particular presentation, Werewolf by Night, just lately premiered on the streaming service, giving audiences a glimpse at what the format can provide by way of content material. Werewolf by Night co-executive producer Brian Gay claimed Disney+ permits them to be very versatile with how they inform their tales, and it was determined an hour-long particular presentation was one of the best ways to introduce Jack Russell and Elsa Bloodstone into the MCU.
Since the success of Werewolf by Night, Marvel is reportedly planning to stay with the particular presentation format to inform different self-contained tales. Upcoming MCU tasks The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special and Nova will even be Disney+ specials.
Fantastic Four will hit theaters Feb. 14, 2025.
Source: The Cosmic Circus