Marvel Phase 4: Upcoming MCU News, Release Dates, Future Timeline Lineup

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Avengers: Endgame and Spider-Man: Far From Home closed Phase 3 of the Marvel, with several beloved characters bowing and leaving the franchise like Iron Man, Black Widow, and Captain America. But, we have got rumored that Captain America is coming back to Marvel to reprise his role again. The Marvel Cinematic Universe went to Infinity, and now it goes beyond. Marvel’s Phase 4 includes both new theatrical films and television series derived from the upcoming Disney + streaming service, with a mix of familiar faces and new characters alike. Wandavision has started Marvel Phase 4 already on January 25, 2021.

Phase 4 Marvel Movies Lists With Timeline

We have everything you need to know about the upcoming marvel phase 4 timeline, release dates, and trailers in one place. So, let’s start exploring all Marvel Phase 4 movies and series without any hype.

Black Widow (May 7, 2021)

This year, we will get Black Widow for sure on May 7, 2021. Originally, it was going to release last year but due to the pandemic, it was delayed. Black Widow Marvel movie will be the twenty-fourth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as well as the fourth installment and the first film of Phase Four. Scarlett Johansson Black Widow is a sequel to Captain America: Civil War and a prequel to Avengers: Infinity War. The Black Widow faces the darkest parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy linked to her past emerges and Taskmaster. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships they left in her wake long before she became an Avenger. Watch Black Widow Avengers trailer here.

The Black Widow casts are Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow, David Harbour as Red Guardian, Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova, Rachel Weisz as Melina Vostokoff and it will be directed by Cate Shortland.

Shang-chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings (July 9, 2021)

After the black widow, We will get a Shang-chi movie from the MCU. The Shang-chi release date is July 9, 2021. It is intended to be the twenty-fifth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Shang-chi marvel movie began production earlier this year but not long after it kicked-off filming in Australia, production had to be halted due to the threat of the coronavirus pandemic. Shang-chi powers and abilities are Master martial artist, Mastery of chi, Self-duplication. The Shang-chi trailer is yet to release but some posters and images have been released.

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Shang-chi casts are Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, Awkwafina as Katy, Tony Leung as Wenwu / The Mandarin and it will be directed by Destin Daniel Cretton. Shang-chi villains will be The Mandarin.

Eternals (November 5, 2021)

After the Shang-chi movie, MCU will release Eternals. Marvel’s Eternals release date is November 5, 2021. It is intended to be the twenty-sixth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that a film based on the Eternals had begun development, with Kaz and Ryan Firpo hired to write the script for the project in May. A diverse cast was hired to play the Eternals, including Marvel Studios’ first portrayal of an LGBTQ superhero.

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Following an unexpected tragedy after the events of Avengers: Endgame, Marvel’s Eternals, an immortal alien race created by the Celestials who have secretly lived on Earth for more than 7000 years come together to protect humanity from their evil counterparts known as the Deviants.

Eternals trailer is yet to be released. The Eternals cast are Angelina Jolie as Thena, Richard Madden as Ikaris, Kumail Nanjiani as Kingo, Lauren Ridloff as Makkari, Salma Hayek as Ajak, and so on. Chloé Zhao will direct The Eternals movie.

New Spiderman Movie – Untitled Spider-Man: Far From Home Sequel

After the release of Eternals, MCU will release an untitled spider man new movie which will release on December 17, 2021. It is intended to be the twenty-seventh film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). In August 2019, negotiations between Sony and Marvel Studios to modify their agreement, in which they produce the Spider-Man films together, ended with Marvel Studios leaving the project. However, a negative reaction from fans led to a new deal between the two companies a month later.

Spiderman 3

It is rumored that it involves the Multiverse. There’s also a huge rumor that spider man 3 casts will be Doctor Strange, Tobey Maguire, and Andrew Garfield, the amazing spider man’s Electro Jamie Foxx, Dr. Octopus, Green Goblin, Daredevil Charlie Cox, Sandman and it will appear like a crossover of Spider-Man universes. While Tom Holland’s brother Harry will portray a criminal. Spider-man 3 2021 trailer is yet to be released.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (March 24, 2022)

After the new Spider-Man movie, Marvel Cinematic Universe will release Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and Wanda will be joining Dr Strange in this movie. Doctor Strange 2 release date is set for March 24, 2022. It is intended to be the twenty-eighth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). After the events of Avengers: Endgame and Wanda Vision (2021), Dr. Stephen Strange’s ongoing investigation into the Time Stone is hampered by a friend-turned-enemy, resulting in Strange unleashing unspeakable evil. Doctor Strange 2 film is a sequel to Doctor Strange, Avengers: Endgame, and Spider-Man 3 and a crossover/sequel to Wanda Vision and Loki. Last, we saw Dr Strange vs Thanos In Avengers Infinity War.

Doctor strange 2
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Doctor strange multiverse of madness cast are Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange, Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch, Benedict Wong as Wong, Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Karl Mordo, Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez. Sam Raimi will direct doctor strange movie. Earlier, Scott Derrickson was directing this movie but he stepped down as director in January 2020, citing some creative differences. The Doctor strange 2 trailer is yet to be released.

Thor Love and Thunder (May 6, 2022)

After Doctor strange and the multiverse of madness, Thor love and thunder release date is scheduled on May 6, 2022 by the MCU. It is intended to be the twenty-ninth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Chris Hemsworth is back as Thor, but the real news is that Natalie Portman is back as Jane Foster. She will not be an ordinary Jane, she will be the Mighty Thor and yes, she will be able to handle Mjolnir. She has powers and is not exactly the same as Thor, as she is her own version. The plot of Thor’s love and thunder is that Foster suffers from breast cancer as she does in the Mighty Thor comic and cancer treatment would be explored in the movie. Christian Bale will play Gorr the God Butcher. Vin Diesel had already confirmed that the Guardians of the Galaxy will be involved in some way in Thor 4 love and thunder.

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Thor love and thunder cast are Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Natalie Portman as Jane Foster / Mighty Thor, Christian Bale as Gorr the God Butcher, Chris Pratt as Peter Quill / Star-Lord, and so on. Taika Waititi will direct this movie. Thor love and thunder trailer is yet to be released.

Black Panther 2 (July 8, 2022)

After Thor love and thunder, the Black Panther 2 release date is scheduled on July 8, 2022 by the MCU. It is intended to be the thirtieth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the seventh film of Phase Four. Tragic news broke in August that Chadwick Boseman who plays Black Panther had died at the age of 43 and as fans and the industry mourned Boseman’s untimely death, plans for the sequel (which had been confirmed in October 2018) were put on hold. But now it looks like Marvel Studios is starting to develop the sequel again and it will proceed without Boseman. Black Panther Chadwick Boseman helped make the first film a record and a legacy-defining success. No new actor will be cast for the Black Panther role. The movie will continue with Black Panther Shuri and other characters.

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The Casts are Lupita Nyong’o as Nakia, Danai Gurira as Okoye, Martin Freeman as Agent Everett Ross, Letitia Wright as Princess Shuri, Winston Duke as M’Baku, and Angela Bassett as Queen Mother Ramonda. Ryan Coogler will direct this movie. The trailer is yet to be announced.

Captain Marvel 2 (November 11, 2022)

After Black Panther 2, Captain Marvel 2 release date is scheduled on November 11, 2022 by the MCU. It is intended to be the thirty-first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the eighth film of Phase Four. Captain Marvel casting reveals that Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel will be seen in this movie. On August 21, 2020, it was reported that filming will occur in the United Kingdom and it’s scheduled to start shooting in late spring or early summer of 2021.

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Captain Marvel cast are Brie Larson as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel, Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan/Ms. Marvel, and Teyonah Parris as Monica Rambeau. Nia DaCosta is directing this film. The trailer is yet to be released.

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania (2022)

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After Captain Marvel 2, Ant Man 3 release date will be set in 2022 by the MCU. It is intended to be the thirty-second film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the ninth film of Phase Four. Ant-Man 3 will see the return of Michelle Pfeiffer, Paul Rudd, and Evangeline Lilly. Kathryn Newton joins the cast as Cassie Lang, while Lovecraft Country’s Jonathan Majors will be playing Kang the Conqueror. Peyton Reed will direct this movie.

Guardians of the Galaxy 3 (2023)

After Ant Man 3 movie, Guardians of the Galaxy 3 release date is scheduled in 2023 by Marvel Cinematic Universe. It is intended to be the thirty-third film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the tenth film of Phase Four. The film is a sequel to Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Avengers: Endgame, Thor: Love and Thunder, and The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special.

Guardians of the Galaxy 3

Guardians of the Galaxy cast are Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, Vin Diesel as Groot, Karen Gillan as Nebula, Pom Klementieff as Mantis, Elizabeth Debicki as Ayesha, and Sean Gunn as Kraglin Obfonteri. The film will be directed by James Gunn.

Marvel Phase 4 Movies – Other Movies Announcement

Kevin Feige has announced some other movies at the July 2019 San Diego Comic-Con. Below is the marvel phase 4 movies list.

Deadpool 3 (2023)

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Feige gave a promising update on Deadpool 3, revealed when filming will begin, and most importantly, confirmed the sequel will be part of the MCU and will maintain an R-rated film rating. There were a lot of questions that arose when Disney bought 20th Century Fox, but one big question Marvel fans had was about the future of the Deadpool franchise. Only just a few short years ago, the low-budget, R-rated superhero movie paid off for Fox in a big way, becoming its most prized superhero property.

Fantastic Four (2023)

Kevin Feige has announced that Fantastic Four will be rebooted and will be joining the MCU soon. The fantastic four cast are not revealed yet. It is preceded by Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and will be followed by The Wasp and Ant-Man. Jon Watts will direct the new Marvel’s First Family feature film, Fantastic 4, says Marvel. The motion poster has been released. Watch it below.

Blade (2023)

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Blade reboot is happening but not soon enough. We could see blade movie will not be happening in MCU Phase 4. It seems more than likely that the titular vampire slayer will appear in Phase 5 and potentially even join the Avengers. Kevin Feige has confirmed this film will be written and directed by Dee Rees and it will star Mahershala Ali as Eric Brooks / Blade. Cast of the blade are Tim Robbins, Timothy Dalton, Cara Delevingne, Malcolm McDowell, Joe Keery, Travis Fimmel, Nikitin Dheer, Rob Archer, and Wesley Snipes.

Marvel Phase 4 Disney+ Series

MCU is going to release about Thirteen TV Series on Disney + App. Disney Plus will release these series episodes every Friday. Wanda Vision has been already released and four episodes have been already aired. As we noted, WandaVision got the honor of launching Phase 4 of the MCU. All MCU TV shows are connected to movies and other shows. So, Let’s start exploring these TV Shows and Disney plus release date.

Wanda Vision (January 15, 2021) Marvel Phase 4

Wandavision release date is January 15, 2021 and will consist of nine episodes. This show was supposed to release in spring 2021 but it has been released earlier this year. This will start the Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 4. It has already released 4 episodes so far and trust me they are super awesome. The first two episodes were set in the 50s and 60s. As each new episode sheds more clues as to where WandaVision is headed and how it connects to the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe, we’ll update this feature with new references and connections that you may have missed. Watch Wandavision trailer here.

WandaVision is set three weeks after the events of Avengers: Endgame, and directly setting Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which also features Maximoff. Teyonah Parris plays an adult version of Monica Rambeau, who appeared as a child in Captain Marvel, played by Akira Akbar. Randall Park and Kat Dennings reprise their MCU roles of Jimmy Woo and Darcy Lewis on the series.

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (March 19, 2021)

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is the second installment and the second television series of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Tv Shows. Falcon and Winter Soldier release date is set on March 19, 2021 and and will consist of six episodes. Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes team up on a world adventure that tests their skills as they fight the anarchist group the Flag-Smashers. Now, it’s been revealed that Don Cheadle’s Avengers hero War Machine will also make an appearance. Falcon and the Winter Soldier is directed by Kari Skogland and The series is likely to keep up with the precedent set by Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and they occur in time with events in the MCU, so it is likely that cameos and Easter eggs will emerge as the series progresses. Watch Falcon and Winter Soldier trailer here.

Marvel’s Loki Series

Loki Tv series will be the third installment and the third television series of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Tv Shows. Loki release date is set for May 2021 and will consist of six episodes. Tom Hiddleston will reprise his MCU role for the series, according to the latest reports on the show. The Loki tv shows have not premiered yet and season 2 is already announced. An alternate version of Loki is brought to the mysterious Time Variance Authority (TVA) after stealing the Tesseract in 2012 during the events of Avengers: Endgame and travels through time altering human history using it, ending up trapped in his own crime thriller and ties into Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Watch Marvel’s Loki trailer here.

Marvel’s What if (mid-2021) Marvel Phase 4

What if Marvel series will be the fourth installment and the fourth television series of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Tv Shows. What if series release date is set for Mid 2021 and will consist of ten episodes. Jeffrey Wright will narrate the series as Uatu / The Watcher, with many actors from the films, also voicing their respective characters because this will be MCU animated series where it will explore how the MCU would be altered if certain events had occurred differently, with it not being canon to the main MCU. Watch the What If trailer here.

MS Marvel (Late 2021) Marvel Phase 4

Ms Marvel series will be the fifth installment and the fifth television series of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Tv Shows. Ms Marvel is releasing at the end of this year. Iman Vellani has been casted as the Kamala Khan / Ms. Marvel and Indian actor Mohan Kapoor will be playing her father as Yusuf Khan. Ms Marvel will join Captain Marvel 2 according to the rumor. Ms Marvel is a Pakistani-American growing up in Jersey City, idolised superheroes like Captain Marvel and her powers are Shapeshifting, Elasticity, Healing factor. Watch the Ms Marvel trailer and first look here.

Hawkeye (Late 2021) Marvel Phase 4

Hawkeye
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Marvel Phase 4 Hawkeye series will be the sixth installment and the sixth television series of Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Tv Shows. Hawkeye will be also releasing at the end of this year. Jeremy Renner will reprise his role as Clint Barton / Hawkeye, which would involve Barton passing the mantle of Hawkeye to the character Kate Bishop and Florence Pugh will reprise her role as Yelena Belova / Black Widow from Black Widow. The filming of this series has already begun and we will see the trailer very soon.

Moon Knight ( Early 2022) Marvel Phase 4

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The 2022 new year will start with Marvel Phase 4 Moon Knight and it will be the seventh installment and the seventh television series of Marvel Phase 4. Marvel Studios has already announced that Marc Spector / Moon Knight is in development, with Jeremy Slater hired as a head writer. Oscar Isaac will play the role of Moon Knight and it will consist of six episodes.

She-Hulk (2022) Marvel Phase 4

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The next series is She Hulk of Marvel Phase 4 and it will premier in 2022. She Hulk Marvel will revolve around Bruce Banner’s cousin, who gains superpowers after receiving a blood transfusion from him. Tatiana Maslany has been hired to play the role of She Hulk and Bruce Banner’s cousin. Mark Ruffalo will reprise his role as Bruce Banner / Hulk, while Tim Roth reprises his role as Emil Blonsky / Abomination from The Incredible Hulk which was released in 2008. This series will consist of ten episodes.

Rest of the series is listed below of Marvel Phase 4.

  • The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special
  • Secret Invasion
  • Ironheart
  • Armor Wars
  • Untitled Wakanda series

Hopefully, all these shows will arrive by 2022-23. We’ll keep updating this with new information as it becomes available.

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