Fans staying up in a single day to catch the launch of Disney+ have been handled to Expanding the Universe, a fast 12-minute snapshot of what is to return from Marvel Studios on the direct-to-consumer service. That included the first idea artwork of the likes of Kate Bishop, U.S. Agent, and one significantly furry fan-favorite character. Lingering behind in considered one of the items of idea artwork from Hawkeye is a one-eyed yellow lab. Fans of the archer will shortly acknowledge the character as Lucky the Pizza Dog, the good boy first launched in Matt Fraction and David Aja’s big-time Hawkeye run.
At one level in that collection, Clint Barton rescues a canine from a prison syndicate he’s been monitoring down. Clint subsequently provides the canine the identify Lucky and earlier than lengthy, there is a full (superior and hilarious) difficulty advised from Lucky’s viewpoint. It’s there followers discover out Lucky thinks of himself as “Pizza-Dog,” as a result of his overwhelming love for the delectable deal with. Thus, Lucky the Pizza Dog was born.
Though we do not know a lot about the Hawkeye collection correct, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige beforehand advised Bloomberg the complete factor was initially deliberate as a film. “Among different concepts, Feige laid out his plans for the Loki collection and one other known as WandaVision, targeted on the different two characters, who’re romantically entwined. Everyone, he says, was stoked. Feige was extra nervous about his pitch to Jeremy Renner, who performs The Avengers’ Hawkeye. Marvel had a deal for Renner to star in a film based mostly on the character, however Feige wished to show the undertaking right into a Disney+ collection. Renner turned out to be fantastic with the change,” they added.
Hawkeye is anticipated to hit Disney+ in fall 2021.
Upcoming Marvel Studios tasks embrace Black Widow on May 1, 2020, The Falcon and The Winter Soldier in Fall 2020, The Eternals on November 6, 2020, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings on February 12, 2021, WandaVision in Spring 2021, Loki in Spring 2021, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness on May 7, 2021, Spider-Man 3 on July 16, 2021, What If…? in Summer 2021, and Thor: Love and Thunder on November 5, 2021, and Black Panther 2 on May 6, 2022. Marvel Studios Disney+ collection with out launch dates embrace Ms. Marvel, Moon Knight, and She-Hulk.
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