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Moon Knight, which lastly premieres subsequent week, is ready to introduce an thrilling new hero into the MCU, as Oscar Isaac makes his debut because the titular troubled and mystically powered vigilante. As is frequent for the super-secret Marvel Studios, we don’t at the moment know the place Isaac’s Marc Spector is headed subsequent after his very personal Disney Plus collection, nevertheless it’s simply doable that he may very well be awarded a second season going by hints from co-star Ethan Hawke.
Hawke — who performs Moon Knight’s nemesis, cult chief Arthur Harrow, within the present — teased that one other batch of episodes may occur whereas chatting with IGN. When requested whether or not Moon Knight was conceived as a restricted occasion collection or an ongoing manufacturing, the Earlier than Sundown star pressured that what he likes concerning the mission is that it was designed to be each.
“The excellent news is that it’s presumably each. It lives and breathes by itself deserves, it capabilities as a restricted collection — and if individuals are engaged and excited by it then it may very well be the origin story of a bigger factor.”
In different phrases, Moon Knight will inform a self-contained story throughout its six episodes, however it’ll go away the door open for the character to be taken in just a few totally different instructions sooner or later. That’s just about how Marvel has approached all of its Disney Plus originals to this point. WandaVision was a one-off however proved so profitable that Kathryn Hahn’s getting her personal spinoff with Agatha: Home of Harkness. Solely Loki and What If…? seem to have been explicitly designed as persevering with collection, with each organising second seasons of their season finales.
Whether or not Moon Knight will get one other run or not, although, it appears sure that Isaac is within the MCU for the lengthy haul. Director Mohamed Diab lately acknowledged that, no matter type the hero’s adventures take from right here, he’s assured that Marc Spector might be hanging across the franchise for the following 10 years. Isaac himself has hinted that his subsequent gig within the universe may see him be a part of the Midnight Sons.
Moon Knight arrives Wednesday, March 30, on Disney Plus.