One of the first series that Marvel Studios will be making for Disney’s streaming service Disney+, has tapped a writer and showrunner.
Jac Schaeffer, a Marvel Studios alum, is a writer on ‘Captain Marvel’ and the sole writer for ‘Black Widow.’ She will pen the pilot and executive produce the limited series. Currently, it is unknown when the series will take place.
Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany are expected to reprise their roles for the series. Their film appearances include ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ and ‘Avengers: Infinity War.’
Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck’s ‘Captain Marvel’ releases on March 8. Cate Shortland’s ‘Black Widow’ is expected to shoot this year, for a May 2020 release. The Disney+ streaming service will launch later this year.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter