Miss Marvel: Muslim superhero film in the works, says Marvel

Ms. Marvel

Fictional superhero Kamala, introduced in 2014, presents a nuanced portrayal of Muslim Americans and pushes past entrenched stereotypes about Islam.

And now, it appears their cinematic #GalaxyofWomen may be growing one female superhero larger with the possibility of Ms. Marvel's story being made into a film, according to longtime movie producer Kevin Feige.

He said the character will be introduced after the launch of Captain Marvel.

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Upcoming MCU flick "Captain Marvel" isn't due in theaters until next year, but a groundbreaking hero inspired by her may eventually be joining her on the big screen. The Bollywood diva working in Hollywood has already voiced the character in the mobile video game Marvel: Avengers Academy. We're dying to see her in a marvel movie. Marvel is slowly starting to incorporate more diverse superheroes into the largest film franchise in the world, and it sounds like Ms. Marvel, aka Kamala Khan, is going to be part of that process. Struggling to live in America Khan finds herself in a "different" situation still trying to figure out who she is. She devotedly followed the career of Captain Marvel and went by the codename Ms Marvel once she discovered her own abilities.

Miss Marvel from the comics and Priyanka Chopra/Image from Twitter. We were not even done raving about the breakthrough superhero adventure Black Panther, and Avengers: Infinity War hit us like a tornado.

Mr Feige has not specified who would play superhero Ms Marvel - but fans are speculating that it could be Indian actress Priyanka Chopra. Chopra tweeted after receiving the role two years ago. Having said that, several fans have already have suggested that Quantico actor Priyanka Chopra should star as the character.

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