Even though we knew the character would return to Marvel He-Hulk series, latest trailer Shang-Chi and the ten-ring legend revealed that the horror returns to the MCU faster than expected Wonderful Hulk the villain seemed to be taking part in some sort of tournament in the fight against a wizard who looked suspiciously Wong Doctor Strange.
Well, as Kevin Feige, director of Marvel Studios, explained, there’s a very good reason why fans assumed the horror was fighting Wong … he is!
“We recently released Shang-Chin’s last trailer,” Feige told Rotten Tomatoes. Some fans said, “This looks like a character they hadn’t seen in many years called The Abomination, fighting a character that looks like Wong. And I can say that it looks like it’s a horror fight against Wong.”
Whether one can see other familiar faces opening up to the cameras is yet to be seen, although there is talk that Ben Kingsley could reform his Ironman 3 role as Fake Mandarin, aka Trevor Slattery, presumably by closing the thread set in Marvel One-Shot The whole king.
Shang-Chi and the ten-ring legend directed by Destin Daniel Cretton (Just grace) and the stars Simu Liu (Kim’s comfort) as Shang-Chi, Tony Leung (Hellish things) as Wenwu, Awkwafina (Crazy rich Asians) Katy, newcomer Meng’er Zhang Xialingina, Michelle Yeoh (Star Trek: Discovery) as Jiang Nan, Ronny Chieng (Crazy rich Asians) as Jon Jon, Fala Chen (Repeal) as Jiang Li, Florian Munteanu (Creed II) razor blade, Benedict Wong (Doctor Strange) as Wong and Dallas Liu (Pen15) in an undisclosed role.
Shang-Chi and Legend of the Ten Rings are released on the 3rd. September 2021.