Ms Marvel is the most talked-about project ever since the makers announced it. Seasoned actor Farhan Akhtar was roped in for the same and his much-awaited look has finally been revealed. It is The Disney+ show, which spins around a girl originally from Pakistan residing in the US obtaining superpowers, released its first episode on June 8.
OTT platform Disney+ Hotstar dropped a teaser that displayed the first look of Farhan from the show. In the teaser, Farhan is seen sporting a robe in shades of yellow and red. He is also wearing a mid-shoulder level hairdo and a full-grown beard. His character is seen conveying thoughts of wisdom to Iman Vellani’s Kamala Khan. He tells her, “What you seek is seeking you,” which is seen echoing in the next scene.
The new video, which also had The Weeknd’s song Blinding Lights, also showcased the teen superhero in action fighting, as well as showing some dance moves in traditional attire.
Farhan took to his Twitter handle, a day before the teaser was released to express gratitude to the makers. His post reads, “This post is in appreciation of the creators, the directors, and all those in front and behind the camera, who collaborated to make Ms Marvel what it is. It is in appreciation of Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy for her guidance throughout my days of working on it. It is an appreciation of Marvel. I’m proud to be part of their conscious inclusiveness. This show is a celebration of diversity and it certainly will bring joy and pride of self-identity to millions of young girls and boys of the sub-continent.”
Aficionados of the actor can’t stop praising his new look. Now, they are all excited to see him in his new avatar in the Marvel series. The episodes of the series will come out on weekly basis.