South Korean actor Park Seo Joon’s “The Marvels” is gearing up to premiere next summer, The Walt Disney Company revealed on Wednesday.
On November 30, the Disney Content Showcase 2022 took place at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, where Luke Kang, the president of The Walt Disney Company’s Asia-Pacific region, shared, “This is a meaningful event to reveal the APAC regional content in 2023.”
The event revealed that upcoming projects under Marvel Studios include “Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania,” which will be unveiled on February 17, 2023, “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3,” and “The Marvels,” reports South Korean media Soompi.
The showcase celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of The Walt Disney Company and previewed Asia-Pacific region original content that will be released via theaters and streaming services in 2023.
“The Marvels” is the upcoming sequel to “Captain Marvel” starring Park Seo Joon in addition to Brie Larson, Iman Vellani, Teyonah Parris, Samuel L. Jackson, and more.
Park Seo Joon’s role has yet to be officially revealed, although speculations have been made that he will be playing Amadeus Cho, a Korean-American teen hero.
Seo Joon is now the third Korean actor to star in a Marvel movie following Claudia Kim (who appeared in “Avengers: Age of Ultron”) and Ma Dong Seok (“Eternals”).
“The Marvels” is slated to hit theaters in July 2023.