Mark Ruffalo discloses that in the long-awaited Disney+ She Hulk series, Bruce Banner will going to pass on his torch to Jennifer Walters.
A new Marvel Series is on its way, She Hulk, created by Jessica Gao, which would be released on Disney+. MCU is expanding its franchise with many premieres and series releasing soon. Currently, the next series would be Moon Knight starring Oscar Issac, leading its own series, which too will be released on Disney+ on March 30, 2022.
She Hulk would be the nineteenth series of MCU and an instalment of phase 4, which would entail ten episodes in the first season. The series will include characters like Jennifer Walters, aka She-Hulk, played by Tatiana Maslany, Bruce Banner, aka Hulk, played by Mark Ruffalo, Emily Blonsky, aka Abomination, played by Tim Roth, Amelia, played by Renée Elise Goldsberry, Titania, the rival of She Hulk, played by Jameela Jamil and Walter’s Best Friend, played by Ginger Gonzaga.
Tatiana Maslany She Hulk actress is a Canadian actress who has won many awards such as Primetime Emmy Award, TCA Award, two Critics’ Choice Awards, and five Canadian Screen Awards. She became popular from the sci-fi thriller series named ‘Orphan Black’ released in 2013. Tatiana Maslany is the first Canadian actress who earned Emmy’s in a major dramatic category.
The first Hulk premiere happened in the year 2008 with the name ‘Incredible Hulk,’ starring Edward Norton as the leading actor. However, Marvel Studios recast the actor for Hulk’s role, Mark Ruffalo, who debuted in MCU with the Avengers movie released in 2012. Marvel Studio’s rights didn’t allow for a solo outing of Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk character, but the She Hulk series will focus on Mark Ruffalo’s cousin, Jennifer, aka She Hulk.
Jennifer Walters, Bruce Banner’s cousin, is a very talented lawyer who got abilities similar to Hulk when injected with emergency blood from Bruce Banner. The gamma-irradiated blood mutated Jennifer Walters into She Hulk. Mark Ruffalo has been involved in She Hulk for quite some time, but the role of Mark is unclear. For the Marvel fans, Mark Ruffalo is opening up about the expectations of the She Hulk series.
She Hulk Mark Ruffalo Comments
Mark Ruffalo has been on the red carpet for the premiere of The Adam Project, released on Netflix. Ruffalo has shared some brief statements about the She Hulk series to Access Hollywood. Mark mentioned that as Bruce Banner, he would pass his abilities onto She Hulk and also shared some interesting details in the process.
Mark Ruffalo said, “Tatiana Maslany is freaking legendary as the She-Hulk. I’m passing the banner onto her. Yeah, there’s some really good, funny, cool, long, long scenes between the Professor and her. We’ve never really seen the Hulk interact with people the way he does in that show. It will be really interesting.”
Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 4 has included a lot of characters, Avengers passing on their role or responsibilities onto their young successors. The latest was Clint Barton passing on his mantle to Kate Bishop in Hawkeye, in the Avengers: Endgame, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, passed on his shield to Falcon.
According to Mark Ruffalo’s statements, it sounds like She Hulk would be exploring more similar grounds between Jennifer Walters and Bruce Banner. As a consequence, Mark Ruffalo and Tatiana Maslany will be sharing a lot of screen time together, and it will lead to a kind of solo-outing the Hulk character was deprived so far.
Thanks to Mark Ruffalo’s reveals MCU would be opening up a lot of possibilities of a dominant storyline of She Hulk. And Mark Ruffalo refers to his characters as a ‘Professor’ in the interview; Professor Hulk would be doing a lot of teaching to a younger character, She Hulk.