The superhero genre, hand in hand with Cinematographic Universe of Marvel (MCU), became one of the most consumed today. Beyond what historical film figures like Martin Scorsese, the big screen is increasingly occupied by productions of figures such as Superman, Batman, Captain America or any of the avengers. Disney It has great responsibility in this regard and its constantly expanding franchise, which has between three and four launches per year, is proof of this.
Some actors dream of getting a shot in superhero movies, and others aren’t that keen on doing so. Not for something Emily Blunt came out to radically deny that she or John Krasinski are going to be part of the MCU with the movie of Fantastic 4. The next release of the saga, Eternals, will have several top-level celebrities, among which two protagonists of Game of Thrones: Kit Harington and Richard Madden.
In a recent interview with Total Film, Harington revealed that his arrival at Eternals it was not his first contact with the universe of superheroes. Long before this, while it was still Jon Snow in the hit fantasy drama of HBO, was contacted to be the protagonist of a project. “I did not like the role, neither the part nor the time to do it”, he pointed Kit, which secured the new tape from Marvel “It felt right”.
“I liked that the character they offered me was not necessarily a Eternal. It was a human. I like that. I felt that I could do something with it, that it came with all those human flaws “, he counted Kit Harington. For the curious who want to know what was the role he rejected, unfortunately there is no answer because the actor of Game of Thrones He did not want to reveal it. They will only have to settle for speculating about what it could have been knowing that it was someone who was not human.
What role will Kit Harington play at Eternals
In November, Eternals will arrive at the cinema with a luxury cast in which figures such as Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Kumail Nanjiani and Brian Tyree Henry. It will be the third film of MCU Phase 4, which was the first to have series in its catalog thanks to what was started by WandaVision. The film was directed by the recently awarded by The academy, Chloe Zhao.
In the movie, Harington will be in charge of interpreting Dane Whitman, popularly known as the black knight. He will be involved in a love triangle between his character and those of Madden and Gemma Chan, Ikaris and Sersi, respectively. It is still unknown how much weight it will have in the plot of Eternals but the actor has already expressed his desire to be part of the MCU for a long time. “Hopefully, I think this is the tip of my character’s iceberg.”, he affirmed to GamesRadar.
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