Behold and enjoy The NOC’s Upcoming Marvel Studios Slate Tracker! Your Nerds of Color source for all upcoming projects and release dates for the Marvel Cinematic Universe!
Updated with Thunderbolts director announcement
Updated with She Hulk: Attorney At Law poster and trailer
Updated with Thor: Love and Thunder and Ms. Marvel posters and trailers
Added new release date, poster, and trailer for Moon Knight – March 30, 2022
Today we wanted to update that article with the official titles and release dates for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, The Marvels, Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. (See this article for more on those updates)!
However, rather than leave the article as a dated relic of the best Christmas present we got last year, we’ve decided to turn it into your official NOC source for all things Marvel Studios.
MS. MARVEL — June 8, 2022
Ms. Marvel, a newer character to Marvel Comics, has grabbed the world’s imagination and Marvel was excited to officially announce Iman Vellani will be playing Kamala Khan.
Ms. Marvel, an original series from Marvel Studios, is coming June 8, 2022 to Disney+.
THOR: LOVE AND THUNDER — JULY 8, 2022
The Dark Knight is coming to the MCU as Academy Award-winning actor Christian Bale will join the cast of Thor: Love and Thunder as the villain Gorr the God Butcher.
I AM GROOT – August 10th
Everyone’s favorite little tree, Baby Groot, will star in I Am Groot, a series of shorts on Disney+ featuring several new and unusual characters.
SHE-HULK: ATTORNEY AT LAW – August 17th
She-Hulk arrives to the MCU! Tatiana Maslany will portray Jennifer Walters/She-Hulk and Tim Roth returns as the Abomination and Hulk himself, Mark Ruffalo, will appear in the series directed by Kat Coiro and Anu Valia, with Jessica Gao as head writer.
BLACK PANTHER: WAKANDA FOREVER — NOVEMBER 11, 2022
Feige officially announced that in honor of the legacy set by Chadwick Boseman, that T’Challa would not be recast. He’s working with Ryan Coogler on the script now, and the film will be debuting November 2022.
ANT-MAN AND THE WASP: QUANTUMANIA — FEBRUARY 17, 2023
Peyton Reed is back to direct the third Ant-Man film, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas, and Michelle Pfeiffer all return. Kathryn Newton joins the cast as Cassie Lang alongside Lovecraft Country star Jonathan Majors as Kang the Conqueror.
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 3 — May 5, 2023
Director James Gunn and the ensemble of the first two classic films returns for, what’s rumored to be, one final adventure! Details are scarce but the film will be officially hitting theaters May 5th, 2023!
THE MARVELS — July 28, 2023
Feige announced that Ms. Marvel star, Iman Vellani, and WandaVision star, Teyonah Parris, would be joining the cast of Captain Marvel 2, under director Nia DaCosta, showcasing the interconnectivity of the Disney+ series with the MCU film slate!
Among the rest of the slate, Feige announced many other undated releases, including some that were never previously announced prior to the Disney Investors Presentation. Here’s a breakdown of those exciting titles, along with Marvel’s official statements:
Samuel L. Jackson is back as Nick Fury and Ben Mendelsohn from Captain Marvel returns as the Skrull Talos in Marvel Studios’ Original Series Secret Invasion. This will be an MCU adaptation of a very recent, popular storyline! The Skrulls are among us!
Dominique Thorne is genius inventor Riri Williams in Ironheart, an Original Series about the creator of the most advanced suit of armor since Iron Man. I’ve loved Riri ever since she came into the scene! Glad we’re going to see her soon!
Don Cheadle returns as James Rhodes aka War Machine (aka Rhodey) in Armor Wars, an Original Series coming to Disney+. A classic Marvel story about Tony Stark’s worst fear coming true: what happens when his tech falls into the wrong hands?
THE GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY HOLIDAY SPECIAL
The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special. James Gunn is back to write and direct.
The Original Special is coming to Disney+ in 2022.
LOKI – SEASON 2
The god of mischief is coming back to wreck more havoc on the multiverse! As of the end of Season 1, Loki Season 2 has been officially announced!
Deaf superhero, Maya Lopez/Echo, who will be debuting in Hawkeye, will be getting her own spin off series starring Alaqua Cox, coming soon to Disney+
AGATHA: HOUSE OF HARKNESS
Everyone’s favorite nosey neighbor turned witch-we-love-to-hate will be getting her own series, starring the amazing Kathryn Hahn, coming soon to Disney+
WHAT IF…? SEASON 2
During Disney+ Day, Marvel Studios officially announced Season 2 of What If…? will be coming soon to Disney+
We saw them in What If…? this past summer. Now the Marvel Zombies are coming back to invade in their all new animated series, coming soon to Disney+!
SPIDER-MAN: FRESHMAN YEAR
During the Disney+ Day presentation, Marvel Studios announced a new Spider-Man animated series chronicling the Freshman Year days of everyone’s favorite wall-crawler! Spider-Man: Freshman Year will be coming soon to Disney+.
Marvel Studios is officially creating a sequel series to the seminal X-Men: The Animated Series cartoon which aired from 1992 to 1997! The highly anticipated series will debut soon on Disney+!
On June 9th, 2022, Deadline reported that Marvel Studios has hired Jake Schreier (Robot and Frank) to helm the MCU’s version of Thunderbolts. Nothing is known about the cast or the characters yet. But I have a feeling we’ll be hearing very soon about what’s going to happen with these super-powered rogues!
Though we heard about it last year at Comic Con, Feige made a brief reminder that we can expect The Daywalker to return, played by two-time Oscar winner Mahershala Ali, in the near future!
CAPTAIN AMERICA 4
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier‘s Malcolm Spellman has been tapped to write the next installment of the Captain America franchise, with Sam Wilson officially picking up the shield and mantle.
And finally, the biggest news of all — Feige officially announced…
THE FANTASTIC FOUR!
Zero details have been revealed but we know it’s finally in good hands, and that’s enough for me!
Phew! I’m both pumped up and exhausted at the same time! And I haven’t felt that since Comic-Con last year!
Get psyched folks!! And Make Mine Marvel! Excelsior!!!