[Editor’s note: The following contains spoilers for Marvel’s What If…?, Season 1, Episode 6, “What If… Killmonger Rescued Tony Stark?”]
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kill Tony Stark once more think about what might need occurred, had Tony’s fateful journey within the desert, all these years in the past, gone in another way. As you may guess from the title, “What If… Killmonger Rescued Tony Stark?” finally ends up that includes essentially the most welcome return of one of many MCU’s most beloved villains, together with a really welcome array of characters whose lives ended up being very totally different, due to Tony by no means creating the Iron Man armor.
That mentioned, along with the ever-present Jeffrey Wright as The Watcher, who performed who in Episode 6? Here is the record of Marvel actors who returned to voice their animated counterparts:
Killmonger – Michael B. Jordan
Completely happy Hogan – Jon Favreau
T’Challa / Black Panther – Chadwick Boseman
Queen Ramonda – Angela Bassett
Okoye – Danai Gurira
Ulysses Klaue – Andy Serkis
Rhodey – Don Cheadle
Jarvis – Paul Bettany
Christine Everhart – Leslie Bibb
T’Chaka – John Kani
The solid represents a enjoyable mix of the Iron Man and Black Panther casts, together with the return of Boseman in one in every of his few remaining appearances (he’ll be in two extra episodes this season, recorded previous to his passing). Plus it is a true present to have Jordan get one other alternative at enjoying Killmonger, with the character getting some further improvement even in a compressed quantity of display time, in addition to the chance to bro out onerous with Tony as the 2 of them work collectively to develop Killmonger’s drone idea. (The enjoyable in fact ends when Killmonger begins killing individuals, however that is what occurs generally, y’know?)
Talking of Tony, there are in fact a number of characters whose big-screen equivalents did not discover their method right into a recording sales space. Mick Wingert returned once more to voice Iron Man (he first performed the character in What If…? Episode 3, and along with that, the opposite MCU characters voiced by newcomers have been:
Obadiah Stane – Kiff VandenHeuvel
Pepper Potts – Beth Hoyt
Shuri – Ozioma Akagha
Why Jeff Bridges, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Letitia Wright weren’t obtainable to reprise their roles hasn’t been formally revealed, although Bridges has been busy not simply with different roles however well being points, and there is all the time an opportunity that if Paltrow had returned to play Pepper,. (Wright will probably be returning for Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly, should you have been apprehensive.)
Their replacements did ready work: Along with a number of visitor starring roles, VanddenHeuvel has loads of voice-acting expertise throughout Marvel and Star Wars tasks. Hoyt’s many TV appearances embrace Gray’s Anatomy and Higher Name Saul, and Akagha’s Marvel bonafides embrace enjoying the character of Tamar in Runaways.
All in all, one other darkish however enjoyable What If…? journey. We’ll be again subsequent week to see what’s in retailer.
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