For those keeping up with K-Dramas, it might be happy to know that a very familiar face was about to join the cast of the sequel to Captain Marvel. Park Seo-joon, who was part of the award-winning Parasite, as well as numerous other South Korean television shows would star in the film, called The Marvels.
According to Star News Korea, Seo-joon has been hired for a role in the Brie Larson film and would go to the US to start filming in the second half of 2021. Seo-joon is known for his roles in romantic comedies such as What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim, She Was Pretty, and the inspiring Itaewon Class.
The anticipation for The Marvels is palpable, as in addition to the success of the first film worth $ 1.13 billion, it also hosts a number of key actors and characters. Teyonah Paris, who played Monica Rambeau in the Disney Plus series WandaVision and Inman Vellani as Kamala Khan, will also be in the sequel. Zawe Ashton will play great evil.
There are rumors that the film will be an adaptation of the comic book event Secret Invasion, which will have its own Disney Plus show.
With Seo-joon joining the cast of The Marvels, the wait becomes even more difficult for fans. Directed by Nia DaCosta, it is slated to hit cinemas on November 11, 2022.