Shang-Chi and the star of the Legend of the Ten Rings, Simu Liu, revealed their enthusiasm for meeting the Avengers.
Simu Liu is on high right now. He headlines Marvel Studios’ newest movie as the title character in Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings as the MCU’s first Asian superhero protagonist. The movie is receiving mostly positive reviews from critics, and fans are excited to meet one of the new Avengers (you can read our review here).
Obviously after the film’s imminent release, MCU fans are already looking forward to the future of Shang-Chi, be it sequels or, of course, his role in the next one. Avengers film. When asked by The Hollywood Reporter about his future, Simu Liu had this to say:
“In terms of what follows, I know that what I have in mind is the same as what is on everyone else’s mind and hopefully there are Avengers in the future, somewhere. Obviously, I don’t know about that, but being a huge fan of the entire franchise, I know that’s the gold star. The whole media frenzy surrounding one of those properties is going to be a beast in itself, so it’s certainly what I’m hoping for. “
THR asked Simu Liu if there was more about his future as Shang-Chi that he could reveal, if the Avengers are involved, or if there are sequels to his movie on the way:
“I do not have anything. I have absolutely nothing. I think we are so focused on getting this movie out into the world and making sure people see it. And when it opens in theaters on September 3, wherever it’s safe for people, they’ll come out and experience the mind-blowing action and incredible story this movie has. “
Having seen the film, I can attest that fans will be excited to see where Shang-Chi’s cinematic future is heading, be it his own sequel or when he joins the Avengers. It will be an exciting time for the MCU, and Shang-Chi will undoubtedly be a highlight for fans.
Here is the synopsis of Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings:
Simu Liu plays Shang-Chi in Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings. Shang-Chi must face the past that he thought he had left behind when he is drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization. “
Directed by Destin Daniel Cretton from a script written by David Callaham, the upcoming Marvel film stars Simu Liu, Awkwafina, Meng’er Zhang, Fala Chen, Florian Munteanu, Benedict Wong, Michelle Yeoh, and Tony Leung. The next film will hit theaters on September 3, 2021.
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