Thursday, September 17, 2020

Casting News - Emmy Winner Tatiana Maslany to Play 'She-Hulk' in Upcoming Disney+ Series; Plus 1 More Update!

Casting News - September 17, 2020

Disney+'s She-Hulk and Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale.

  • Tatiana Maslany will play the title role on the upcoming Marvel drama created by Jessica Gao. She previously starred for five seasons in BBC America's Orphan Black, winning an Emmy for her multiple lead performances. She recently starred in the first season of HBO's Perry Mason.
  • She will play Jennifer Walters aka She-Hulk, an attorney and course of Bruce Banner aka The Hulk. An emergency blood transfusion from her cousin gives her powers, but unlike Banner/Hulk, She-Hulk maintains her intelligence and personality when she hulks out.
  • Mckenna Grace has booked a recurring role on the drama's upcoming fourth season. She previously starred in Netflix's The Haunting of Hill House. She has also recurred on ABC's Designated Survivor, Netflix's Fuller House and CBS' Young Sheldon. She also starred in the Amazon film Troop Zero.
  • She will play Mrs. Keyes, a sharply intelligent, teenaged wife of a much older Commander who rules her farm and household with confidence. She has a rebellious, subversive streak, and is calm and pious on the outside with turmoil, even insanity, on the inside.