The actor of Guatemalan origin, Oscar Isaac, is reportedly in talks to star in a new Marvel Cinematic World series bringing superhero Moon Knight to life for the Disney + platform.
Oscar Isaac is in talks to join the next Disney + series "Moon Knight"like Marc Spector, a mercenary with multiple personalities.
According to Deadline, actor Oscar Isaac, Poe Dameron, in the new Star Wars trilogy, is in talks to become the protagonist of the next serie Disney +, Moon Knight, Marvel as Marc Spector.
Marc Spector / Moon Knight was created by Doug Moench and Don Perlin, he first appeared in 1975 in Werewolf by Night No. 32.
The popular character is schizophrenic, and received superhuman powers from the Egyptian god Khonshu, he is also a skilled detective and martial arts expert, who in many ways resembles Batman from DC Comics.
The recordings of "Moon Knight"It is scheduled to begin on November 16, pending the delays that the coronavirus pandemic may generate.
It is worth mentioning that Jeremy Slater, who also adapted Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba's "Umbrella Academy" series for the Netflix platform, will serve as the main screenwriter for the series.
Marvel Studios so far has not published information about what the story will be about, release date or cast, however, it is rumored that the series will have a darker tone than the other series that are to come from Disney + and also other rumors indicate that Marvel's t3rror characters, Werewolf by Night and Dracula, will appear in the series.
According to one of the media that released the news, Disney also considered actors Daveed Diggs and Nick Kroll to take the same role, however, Oscar Isaac started with a greater advantage due to his good relationship with the company.
It is important to note that the signing of Oscar Isaac It is not yet 100% confirmed and closed, since, as mentioned at the beginning, Disney began negotiations with the actor and it cannot be ruled out that the deal will fall, however, surely in the coming weeks we will have more details about the possible participation of the one born in Guatemala.
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Oscar Isaac Hernández Estrada is known worldwide for playing Poe Dameron in the "Star Wars" film series and his lead roles in 2013's "Inside Llewyn Davis", for which he received a Golden Globe nomination, "The Most Violent Year. "in 2014 and" Ex Machina "in 2015.
The actor graduated in theater from the prestigious Juilliard School of Music and Performing Arts in New York in 2005 and Isaac's first major role was that of Saint Joseph in "The Nativity Story" in 2006, sharing his leading role with the nominee. for the Oscar Keisha Castle-Hughes Award.
He has had small roles in films such as "All About the Benjamins" and "Che", he also made a television appearance in "Law & Order: Criminal Intent", while in theater, he has participated in two works by William Shakespeare: "Romeo and Juliet ", playing Romeo, and" The two gentlemen of Verona "at the Public Theater's" Shakespeare in the Park "in New York.
On his new and possible leading role, he would be the one that would mark a kind of Return to Marvel for Isaac, as he previously starred in "X-Men: Apocalypse," although that film was released before Marvel regained the film rights to the "X-Men" franchise.
It is worth mentioning that Isaac is one of the most sought-after actors today and in addition to his roles in "Star Wars" and "X-Men", he is known for starring in the Coen brothers film "Inside Llewyn Davis", which earned him a Globe nomination. de Oro in 2014.
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