The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that the Ms. has added actress to the cast list. Marsden will be playing Kamala Khan’s friend Zimmer.
Ms. is set to premiere later this year on +, continuing to build on ‘s momentum in the streaming television arena established by WandaVision. Falcon and The is set to premiere next, with new content scheduled to be released almost every week of this year.
Ms. will follow the adventures of the ‘s first Muslim , based on the written by G. Willow Wilson. She is a in Comics, only debuting in 2013, but she made history by being the first Muslim character to lead an ongoing series.
will play the lead, Kamala Khan, a young Pakistani American girl from Jersey City, New Jersey. After sneaking out one night, Kamala is exposed to the and developed the ability to change her body into any size or shape.
Kamala was a huge fan of the / Carol (played by Brie Larson in the MCU) so she took the moniker Ms. to honor her. Kamala becomes friends with Zimmer (Laurel Marsden) after saving her life the night she got her powers.
the Doc.X who tried to blackmail because of her sexual orientation. was originally portrayed as a vain, popular high school girl. However, after she became friends with Kamala, she revealed that she was actually gay. Though she has no superpowers of her own, Zimmer has stepped up many times in the comics to help Ms. defend Jersey City, including
Laurel Marsden will join fellow members Aramis Knight (who fans believe may be playing Red Dagger) and Matt Lintz as Kamala’s best friend, Bruno Carrelli. Marsden is most known for starring in Quibi‘s Survive (2020).
Vellani is set to reprise her role as Ms. in 2 (2022), along with WandaVision‘s Teyonah Parris (Monica ). Perhaps Marsden will also have a small cameo in the film as well.
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