New Delhi: Mark your calendars as Disney India, on Tuesday, has announced the theatrical release slate for 2021-2022. The theatrical release kickstarts with Marvel Studios’ ‘Eternals’ on November 5, 2021. Rest of the films are slated to release in 2022. The 2022 lineup of films includes — ‘Doctor Strange: Multiverse Of Madness’ on March 25, ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ on May 6, ‘Lightyear’ on June 17, ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ on July 8, ‘Blade’ on October 7, ‘The Marvels’ on November 11 and ‘Avatar 2’ on December 16.
‘Eternals’ will be releasing this Diwali in six languages – English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. Directed by Oscar-winner Chloe Zhao, the 26th Marvel movie welcomes an exciting new team of Super-Heroes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Eternals Movie Plot
The movie’s plot is about these titular beings that have lived in secret on earth for 7000 years.The epic story, spanning thousands of years, features a group of immortal heroes forced out of the shadows to reunite against mankind’s oldest enemy, The Deviants.The outstanding ensemble cast includes Richard Madden as the all-powerful Ikaris, Gemma Chan as humankind-loving Sersi, Kumail Nanjiani as cosmic-powered Kingo, Lauren Ridloff as the super-fast Makkari, Brian Tyree Henry as the intelligent inventor Phastos.
‘Exciting Slate That Includes Many Super Hero Spectacles‘
Bikram Duggal, Vice President and Head of Studios, Star and Disney India, said Disney will stay committed to bringing “unique stories and ideas” to entertain audiences across the country. “In the coming months we will have an exciting slate that includes many Super Hero spectacles ushering in the new phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe starting with the release of ‘Eternals’ this Diwali. Cinema has always been a key medium that brings people together for memorable experiences, and we are looking forward to creating magic on the big screen once again with our diverse and exciting content, PTI quotes.
(With Inputs from PTI)