One of the new series in development for Disney+ by Marvel Studios is “Ironheart”, which will star Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams, a genius inventor who builds her own advanced suit of armour and follows in Iron Man’s footsteps.
This new Marvel series will be coming to Disney+ in Fall 2023 and will also star Alden Ehrenreich, Manny Montana, Anthony Ramos, Harper Anthony, and Lyric Ross.
Deadline has recently revealed that RuPaul’s Drag Race winner Shea Couleé will be appearing in the series in a secret role. No character details have yet been revealed. Shea has appeared in many different seasons of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and also has her own podcast, “Wanna Be on Top?”.
Shea Couleé confirmed the news on social media, saying:
BEYOND excited to be strutting out of the Werkroom right into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Words cannot express how excited I am to be a part of this amazing project! Acting was my first love, and I’m thrilled to be doing it again in such a big way
Riri Williams will be introduced in the upcoming film, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”, which is coming to cinemas in November 2022.
Are you looking forward to “Ironheart” arriving on Disney+?
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