EXCLUSIVE: With her subsequent movie touchdown the coveted Valentine’s Day weekend slot, director Kat Coiro is now headed to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She is in negotiations to direct the pilot and several other different episodes of Marvel’s She-Hulk collection for Disney+. Coiro can even function an govt producer on the collection.
Rick and Morty author Jessica Gao has already been tapped to guide the writers room.
The final main character to be co-created by Stan Lee, She-Hulk is Jennifer Walters, an legal professional and cousin of Bruce Banner, aka The Hulk. An emergency blood transfusion from her cousin gave Walters her powers, however not like Banner/Hulk, She-Hulk was in a position to maintain her intelligence and character when she Hulked out.
The challenge is only one of a handful of anticipated collection Marvel Studios is engaged on for Disney+, with The Falcon and Winter Soldier, WandaVision and Loki all in manufacturing and set to bow within the subsequent 12 months. No thought when manufacturing on She-Hulk will start as execs and Coiro now want to seek out their actress to play the half.
Coiro’s subsequent movie is Marry Me, which Universal has set for Valentine’s Day 2021 after it examined by means of the roof. The movie stars Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson and Sarah Silverman together with Latin Grammy winner Maluma in his first display screen position.
Coiro has additionally directed quite a few TV reveals together with Netflix’s Dead To Me, Showtime’s Shameless and FX’s It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, together with Modern Family, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Mozart within the Jungle amongst others.
She is repped by CAA and three Arts, and Dave Feldman at Brecheen, Feldman, Breimer, Silver & Thompson.