Avengers: Endgame contained a lot of surprise cameos and returning character from previous films and we now know which Marvel characters appear outside of those returning to life from Thanos’ snap!
MAJOR SPOILERS FOR AVENGERS: ENDGAME AHEAD!
There are, to put it simply, a lot. It turns out that the vast majority of Avengers: Endgame‘s plot involves time travel which allowed for several characters to make, at the very least a temporary appearance. Through this convoluted time travel plotline, we saw the return of antagonists like Crossbones and Jasper Sitwell. In addition, we were also treated to younger versions of Hank Pym and Howard Stark.
The film also saw the return of Thanos’s entire Black Order who aid him in the film’s climactic battle. In addition, we see Gamora, Thor’s mother Frigga, Loki, Red Skull, Korg, and Miek all, at the very least, make cameos. The Ancient One from Doctor Strange also plays a critical role in the plot and explains the dangers of what the Avengers are doing.
At other points in the film, we are treated to smaller appearances by other supporting characters. Aunt May, Happy Hogan, Queen Ramonda, Thunderbolt Ross, Ned, Aunt May and Iron Man 3 supporting character Harley. From the look of all these cameos, Marvel really wanted to this to be the story of the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe!
What cameos and returns were you happy to see? Did we miss any? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Here is a plot synopsis for Avengers: Endgame:
The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, “Avengers: Endgame.”
Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, Avengers: Endgame stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Benedict Wong, Jon Favreau, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Josh Brolin.
Avengers: Endgame is now playing everywhere.
‘The Lion King’ Photos Offer New Look At Chiwetel Ejiofor’s Scar
Entertainment Weekly has unveiled new photos from Disney's The Lion King remake that offer another look at several characters, including Chiwetel Ejiofor's Scar.
Disney's line-up of live-action remakes continues with 2019's The Lion King and now a new set of photos offers fans another look at the photo-realistic versions of several beloved characters from the animated classic. In addition to a new photo of Chiwetel Ejiofor's Scar, the villainous brother of King Mufasa and uncle of future king Simba, the latest collection of images reveal new looks at Rafiki, a classic scene in which Mufasa teaches his son about the kingdom, Timon and Pumba with an adult Simba, young Simba and Nala being lectured by Zazu, and the famous Pride Rock.
Fans can also see a behind-the-scenes look at Donald Glover recording dialogue with the guidance of director Jon Favreau.
You can check out the photo of Chiwetel Ejiofor's Scar below and click "next" to view the rest of the gallery!
Are you excited to see Chiwetel Ejiofor's take on Scar, one of the more popular Disney villains? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Director Jon Favreau’s all-new “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.
Directed by Jon Favreau from a script written by Jeff Nathanson, The Lion King stars Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter as Nala, James Earl Jones as Mufasa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa and Billy Eichner as Timon.
The Lion King will be released in theaters on July 19, 2019.
Source: Entertainment Weekly