The new trailer teases a wide variety of stories from across the multiverse, featuring some of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s most beloved characters, including a somewhat small Ant-Man, who appears in the clip (alive and well) as a head. Uatu, played by Jeffrey Wright, teases the limitless potential of the multiverse, and the possibilities of the titular question, “What if?” before the trailer reveals the show’s release date: Aug. 11.
The upcoming series was announced in 2019 and is set to feature a number of radically redesigned characters from across the MCU, including Killmonger, Agent Carter, Ant-Man and more.
The show’s first season will consist of 10 episodes and will be part of Phase 4 of the MCU, which has already seen WandaVision, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Loki, Black Widow and is set to expand even further with the release of She-Hulk, Moon Knight, Ms. Marvel and others.
Marvel is rewriting the history of MCU, with the decapitation of the Avengers (still alive) as a chapter. Uatu, played by Jeffrey Wright, mocks the infinite potential of the multiverse and the possibility of major problems, “What if?” before the trailer reveals the release date of the show: August 11.
The next series was announced in 2019 and should include many completely reinvented characters from MCUs, including Killmonger, Agent Carter, AntMan, etc.
It will consist of 10 episodes and will be part of the fourth phase of the MCU. This phase has seen Wanda Vision, Falcon and Winter Soldier, Rocky, Black Widow, and will follow SheHulk, Moon Knight, Ms… And others.
Created by A.C. Bradley and directed by Bryan Andrews, What If…? stars
Jeffrey Wright as The Watcher
Hayley Atwell as Captain Peggy Carter
Josh Brolin as Thanos
Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark
David Dastmalchian as Kurt
Michael Douglas as Hank Pym
Karen Gillan as Nebula
Jeff Goldblum as Grandmaster
Frank Grillo as Brock Rumlow
Sean Gunn as Kraglin
Chris Hemsworth as Thor
Tom Hiddleston as Loki
Djimon Hounsou as Korath the Pursuer
Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury
Toby Jones as Arnim Zola
Michael B. Jordan as Killmonger
Neal McDonough as Dum Dum Dugan
Natalie Portman as Jane Foster
Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton
Michael Rooker as Yondu Udonta
Paul Rudd as Scott Lang
Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner
Sebastian Stan as James “Bucky” Barnes
Chris Sullivan as Taserface
Stanley Tucci as Abraham Erskine
Taika Waititi as Korg.
The series will premiere on Aug. 11 on Disney+.