Disney is reportedly making a 'Ms. Marvel' TV series for its upcoming Netflix competitor, bringing the Muslim superhero to the MCU

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  • Disney is developing a live-action "Ms. Marvel" TV series for Disney Plus, The Hollywood Reporter first reported on Friday.
  • Ms. Marvel is a teenage, Pakistani American, Muslim superhero whose real name is Kamala Khan.
  • It's the latest Marvel Cinematic Universe series in the works for Disney Plus. Other include "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" and "Loki."
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Kamala Khan is coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

A live-action "Ms. Marvel" TV series is in the works for Disney's upcoming streaming service, Disney Plus, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Disney Plus launches November 12.Advertisement

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Khan is a teenage, Pakistani American, Muslim superhero introduced in Marvel Comics in 2013. Carol Danvers, played by Brie Larson in the MCU, used to be known as Ms. Marvel in the comics. After Danvers dons the mantle of Captain Marvel in the comics, Khan calls herself Ms. Marvel.
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Feige said last May that plans were "in the works" to introduce Ms. Marvel to the MCU.

We likely won't see the series for another couple of years. The first Disney Plus Marvel series, "The Falcon and Winter Soldier," debuts in late 2020.Advertisement

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