Aubrey Plaza is confirmed to play a brand-new character in the upcoming Marvel series Agatha: Coven of Chaos. As per inside sources, Plaza will step into the shoes of Rio Vidal, an original character created for the Disney Plus project.
A Hollywood insider who goes by “CanWeGetSomeToast” on Twitter recently revealed Plaza’s Agatha: Coven of Chaos role. According to the scooper’s tweet, Rio Vidal holds the distinction of being the first green witch of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Intriguingly, Rio Vidal is also described as the ex of Agatha Harkness, the titular character of Agatha: Coven of Chaos. Coven of Chaos wrapped production towards the end of May 2023, right before the SAG-AFTRA strike, so fans will have to wait until they learn more about Agatha’s former flair.
Who else is attached to Agatha: Coven of Chaos?
Agatha: Coven of Chaos is a spin-off series of WandaVision and revolves around Kathryn Hahn’s character, Agatha Harkness. The show is being developed by Jac Schaefer, who served as head writer and executive producer of WandaVision. Schaefer was also one of the writers behind the hit Marvel films Captain Marvel and Black Widow.
In addition to Patti LuPone, Kathryn Hahn and Joe Locke, Agatha: Coven of Chaos also stars Aubrey Plaza, Ali Ahn, Maria Dizzia, Sasheer Zamata, Debra Jo Rupp, Emma Caulfield, David Payton, David Lengel, Asif Ali, Amos Glick, Brian Brightman, Kate Forbes, David Payton, David Lengel, Asif Ali, Amos Glick, Brian Brightman and Kate Forbes. Jac Schaeffer, Gandja Monteiro and Rachel Goldberg are directing the series.
In addition to Agatha: Coven of Chaos, another spin-off series focusing on The Vision is also currently in the works at Marvel Studios. With multiple spin-offs in development, WandaVision fans have a lot to look forward to in the coming years.
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