Reef Break star Desmond Chiam and The Terror: Infamy star Miki Ishikawa have joined the cast of Marvel Studios’ The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.
Marvel Studios’ line-up of original shows for Disney Plus is set to include The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, which follows the titular duo after the events of Avengers: Endgame and the retirement of their close friend, Captain America. While fans have known that The Falcon and Winter Soldier will feature multiple returning characters associated with Captain America, Deadline now reports that Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa have joined the cast of newcomers in the series.
Unfortunately, details on Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa’s roles in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier are currently being kept under wraps. Disney reportedly declined to comments on the casting of Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa.
In addition to his role in Reef Break, Desmond Chiam is also known for starring in the Starz series Now Apocalypse, Paramount Network’s The Shannara Chronicles, and Disney’s Magic Camp. Miki Ishikawa’s credits include Yours, Mine & Ours, Sway Funny People, and Zoey 101.
Who do you think Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa are playing? Are you excited to see Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa in the series? Let us know your thoughts below and stay tuned for the latest news on Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa’s roles as it develops!
The Falcon and Winter Soldier is currently set to be the first Marvel Studios series to debut on Disney Plus. Set after the events of Avengers: Endgame, the series is rumored to center on Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes as the former finds himself facing resistance from the United States government and its opposition to him taking on the Captain America mantle.
Directed by Kari Skogland from scripts written by showrunner Malcolm Spellman and Derek Kolstad, The Falcon and Winter Soldier stars Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Falcon, Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes / The Winter Soldier, Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter, Daniel Brühl as Baron Helmut Zemo, and Wyatt Russell as John Walker / U.S. Agent.
The Falcon and Winter Soldier will debut on Disney+ in late 2020.
New ‘Titans’ Photos Show Off Aqualad And The Original Team
DC Universe has released eight brand new images from the upcoming fourth episode of the second season of Titans entitled, "Aqualad".
"Aqualad" will explore the dynamic among Dick Grayson/Robin (Brenton Thwaites), Donna Troy/Wonder Girl (Conor Leslie), Hank Hall/Hawk (Alan Ritchson), Dawn Granger/Dove (Minka Kelly) and Garth/Aqualad (Drew Van Acker) and how four years prior, their tight-knit family dynamic developed only to have their personal feelings bleed more into their work only to be exacerbated by the arrival of a new villain.
These new images give fans a new look at Drew Van Acker as Aqualad as well as a couple of new looks at the original team united together for action. In particular, we get our best look at how the Aqualad suit translates onscreen in live-action form.
You can check out the rest of the gallery for "Aqualad" by clicking "Next".
Here is the official synopsis for season two:
In Season 2, following the aftermath of their encounter with Trigon, Dick reforms the Titans. Under his supervision in their new home at Titans Tower, Rachel, Gar and Jason Todd train together to hone their hero abilities and work together as a team. They are joined by Hank Hall and Dawn Granger aka Hawk and Dove and Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. Although these original Titans attempt to transition into a regular life, when old enemies resurface everyone must come together to take care of unfinished business. And as this family of old and new Titans – including Conner Kent and Rose Wilson – learn to co-exist, the arrival of Deathstroke brings to light the sins of the old Titans which threaten to tear this new Titans family apart once more.
The series stars Brenton Thwaites as Robin/Nightwing, Anna Diop as Starfire, Teagan Croft as Raven, and Ryan Potter as Beast Boy. Newcomers for its sophomore outing include Joshua Orpin and Esai Morales playing Superboy and Deathstroke, respectively, while Chella Man and Chelsea Zhang have also joined the cast as Deathstroke’s children Jericho and Ravager. Natalie Gumede has signed on to play Mercy Graves and Game of Thrones star Iain Glen is on board as Bruce Wayne.
Titans season two is now airing on DC Universe.
Source: DC Universe