Marvel is finally making it to the big screen for Marvel Studios’ 20th film, “Thunderbolts”. The new movie has been in the works for a long time and fans have had their guesses about what it would be like. With all of that speculation out of the way, Marvel has finally announced when the movie will be released.
“We’re excited to bring our fans the next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe,” said Charles Newirth, Marvel Studios’ Head of Marketing, in a statement. “This film has been in the works for almost two years, and we can’t wait to surprise audiences with an innovative story.”
While “Thunderbolts” will be a part of the MCU, it won’t star any current members from any of Marvel’s previous 21 movies. Instead, a new team will be introduced. The group is called “The Thunderbolts” and it was originally led by Norman Osborn (aka The Green Goblin).
Thunderbolts: Release Date
According to Marvel, the film will be released on 26 July 2024. Fans who have read the comics and know about the character of Norman Osborn might not consider him a great leader. The official premiere date was announced in July 2022 by San Diego Comic-Con. The film is scheduled to be released on 26 July 2024 in the United States and Canada and on 2 September 2024 in other countries. It will be distributed by Walt Disney Pictures.
Who is in the Cast of “Thunderbolts”:
The cast of the “Thunderbolts” movie is disclosed in September 2022 at D23 Expo. The cast and the roles of the characters played by them are here as given below:
- Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes (Winter Soldier)
- Wyatt Russell as John Walker
- Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Valentina Allegra de Fontaine
- Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova
- David Harbour as Red Guardian
- Olga Kurylenko as Antonia Dreykov (Taskmaster)
- Hannah John-Kamen as Ava Starr (Ghost)
- Harrison Ford as Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross
The director of the movie is Jake Schreier and Eric Pearson is writing the screenplay of marvel’s “Thunderbolts”.
Is there any trailer revealed?
No trailer has been released for “Thunderbolts” so far, but Marvel Studios has announced that the movie will be released, and it indicates that we will get soon teaser updates also.
Will there be any official posters released?
The official posters of marvel’s “Thunderbolts” have been released and they have indicated many untold surprises for the audience fans are excited to watch this upcoming MCU Phase 5 movie.
What is “Thunderbolts”?
The comic book character “Thunderbolts” was created by Roy Thomas and Don Heck, in the year 1984. The first appearance of “Thunderbolts” was in issue #111. The original version of the team is led by Norman Osborn, who was known as Green Goblin. The members of the team were originally villains; however, they changed their ways after they were recruited by Tony Stark.
The main members of the team are Red Skull, Blizzard, Moonstone (Dani Moonstar), Songbird, and Headsman. The team also had a leader named: Thunderstrike (Norman Osborn). This version is unrelated to the movie “The Avengers”.
“With the Thunderbolts having failed Osborn, Iron Man will be forced to recruit a new team of Thunderbolts. These bad guys are led by Red Skull and include Ghost and Doctor Voodoo. At least one of them is finally a woman. And that’s just the first half of it.
The plot of the movie is based on the “Thunderbolts” comic book. The storyline of the movie is about a band of superhuman criminals who are on their way to becoming heroes. They are led by Norman Osborn, who is also known as Green Goblin. Sinister plans of Osborn will not remain a secret for long, and eventually, the team will have to take a stand against him. With that said, that’s what we know so far about “Thunderbolts”. The plot of the movie is yet unclosed and there are a lot of surprises and adventures for the fans.