Kevin Feige talks about the importance that one of Marvel’s most popular teams will have in the UCM
Kevin Feige assures that the Fantastic Four will be important in phase 6 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As we know, a movie centering on the popular family of heroes is currently in the works, and filming is expected to start in early 2024 to meet the planned release date of February 14, 2025.
Now, Feige has confirmed in an interview with Entertainment Weekly that fans will soon receive news about the team. In addition, the president of Marvel Studios says that the Fantastic Four will be key to the future of the MCU, and states the following:
“We talk about mutants and all that aspect of the Marvel world, but the Fantastic Four are the basis for everything that came after in the comics. There have certainly been versions of them (on screen), but never inhabiting the MCU narrative. And that’s something that’s really exciting for us. People will start hearing more about it soon. We plan for it to be a big pillar of the MCU going forward, just like they’ve been in comics for 50 or 60 years.”
Feige has already confirmed that the movie of the Fantastic four It won’t be an origin story. So when the heroes make their presentation at the UCM, these will have their powers. After the failures of past adaptations, fans hope that this time they deliver a movie worthy of these characters.