Again in 2020, Leob was accused of displaying racist behaviour on the set of Netflix’s Iron Fist sequence.
Nevertheless, the Courgartown creator clarified his preliminary assertion by denying Leob’s involvement within the choice making course of.
Biegel’s tweets come two months after Marvel government Victoria Alonso mentioned extra queer tales have been on the horizon.
She informed Selection: “It takes time, we’ve got so many tales that we will inform.
“We are going to empower these which can be. We’re not altering something. We’re simply exhibiting the world who these persons are, who these characters are… There’s quite a bit that we’ve got arising that I feel will likely be consultant of the world of right this moment.
“We’re not going to nail it within the first film or the second film or third film, or the primary present or second present, however we are going to do our greatest to constantly attempt to characterize.”
Up to now the one LGBTQ+ superhero within the MCU is Tom Hiddleston’s beloved Asgardian trickster, Loki.
Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie from Thor: Ragnarok would’ve made historical past as the primary, however a scene confirming her bisexuality was, for some purpose, edited out of the movie.
Valkyrie’s queerness will likely be additional explored, nevertheless, in Thor: Love and Thunder (2022). Throughout Marvel’s Corridor H panel at Comedian-Con, Thompson mentioned her character – who Thor topped the brand new king of Asgard – will “want to seek out her queen”.
The highly-anticipated Zoe Chao-directed Eternals (2021) may even introduce a personality known as Phastos, performed by Brian Tyree Henry, who would be the first superhero to be depicted as homosexual in a Marvel movie.