By Arré Bench Sep. 18, 2020
Marvel’s She-Hulk will be played by Tatiana Maslany, the actor best known for the sci-fi thriller Orphan Black. “Welcome to the family, cuz,” says Bruce Banner.
After months of keeping its fans on the edge of their seats, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has finally introduced the world to its newest member. Tatiana Maslany, the actor best known for the sci-fi thriller Orphan Black, has been confirmed to play the role of “She-Hulk” in a series slated for release in 2022.
The announcement was met with a lot of fanfare, including from Mark Ruffalo, who plays She-Hulk’s cousin, Bruce Banner, or the Hulk, in the super successful Avengers series.
— Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) September 17, 2020
The director of the new series, Kat Coiro, whose name was floated for the role just a few days ago, has confirmed that Maslany will play the role of She-Hulk. She is said to be a more intelligent and controlled version of her male counterpart. Coiro shared the news in a post on Instagram, saying she couldn’t be more excited about the development.