Samuel L. Jackson will reprise his position as Nick Fury for a brand new Disney+ Marvel TV collection in keeping with Variety. No particulars are at present out there apart from the truth that he’ll the favored MCU tremendous spy is certainly the headliner of the present and that Kyle Bradstreet (Mr. Robot) will write and govt produce the collection.
The information comes simply months after Agents of SHIELD wrapped its seven season run on ABC. Whereas that present was ostensibly a part of the broader MCU continuity, and launched itself out of the occasions of the primary Avengers movie, it at all times felt a bit disconnected from the Marvel Cinematic Universe correct, regardless of two transient cameos from Jackson himself comparatively early on. And because it was at all times on the mercy of the larger occasions occurring on display, it by no means actually obtained to delve into the deeper historical past and machinations of the MCU’s final spy company.
Jackson has been showing as Nick Fury since a cameo within the publish credit scene of 2008’s Iron Man movie. The character performed a significant position in The Avengers and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (the place he faked his personal dying after it was revealed that HYDRA had infiltrated SHIELD) and made frequent appearances within the MCU motion pictures that adopted.
Notably, Jackson’s Fury was given an origin story in 2019’s Captain Marvel, which handled the early days of SHIELD within the mid-90s, and revealed how the character obtained his well-known eyepatch. Most just lately, Fury was spotted in Spider-Man: Far From Home…however within the depths of house on a Skrull ship.