If there was an MVP of the Marvel Cinematic Universe this 12 months, it needs to be actor Benedict Wong.
Prior to now twelve months or so, the British actor has popped up in “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” “Spider-Man: No Means Residence,” “Physician Unusual within the Multiverse of Insanity” and extra lately “She-Hulk: Legal professional at Legislation”.
Even Marvel’s Kevin Feige has reportedly joked concerning the franchise turning into the Wong Cinematic Universe. Speaking to THR this week, the actor could be very proud of the reception he is acquired:
“I am simply having fun with taking part in this function and the place it takes me. In each single sort of mission that they invite me to be concerned in, it simply pulls away one other layer of the onion, you understand? You get to seek out just a little bit extra concerning the eccentricities of the Sorcerer Supreme.
I am actually heartened by it [the social media love], you understand? The Marvel followers have sort of warmed to me, and I am grateful for that. I take my work very significantly when it comes to appearing, however I additionally actually get pleasure from having a ball on this universe.”
Requested if there’s any hope for a “Wong” collection, he says: “You realize, lots of people have mentioned that. Yeah, I may actually consider some concepts. However hey, it isn’t for me to push that… I imply, look, I really like taking part in this function, and I feel there’s a lot extra scope that we may go into with a collection, yeah.”