If you’re excited for Marvel & Netflix’s upcoming Iron Fist series, a new rumor might just increase that excitement. According to The Hashtag Show, the series is about to introduce another very cool character into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It seems that according to their sources, Shang-Chi aka the Master Of Kung Fu will be introduced at some point during the series.
The character has a long time relationship with Luke Cage & Iron Fist and had a significant tie to Daredevil in the recent year. And don’t you worry, the report also states that Marvel and Netflix “are exclusively auditioning males of Asian descent” for the role. While The Hashtag Show has been very reliable with Marvel televsion reports in the reports, we’re going to have to label this one as a rumor for the time being. Are you excited about the possibility? Who would you like to see in the role? Sound off with your thoughts on the subject in the comments section below.
Returning to New York City after being missing for years, Daniel Rand fights against the criminal element corrupting New York City with his incredible kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.
Iron Fist is set to kick off production next month and expected to hit Netflix in early 2017.
Source: The Hashtag Show