Marvel star shares ‘Shang-Chi’ sequel fate amid Jonathan Majors drama

1688767465 Marvel star shares Shang Chi sequel fate amid Jonathan Majors drama
Simu Liu revealed Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will release after Avengers: Kang Dynasty
Simu Liu revealed ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ will launch after ‘Avengers: Kang Dynasty’

Simu Liu admitted his data was restricted when he revealed some updates on the Shang-Chi 2, most likely attributable to Marvel being in a quandary after the Jonathan Majors controversy.

In an AMA on Threads, the Barbie star confirmed the sequel destiny is up within the air attributable to completely different circumstances.

“Was advised it might observe Avengers,” Liu continued. “However that retains pushing again attributable to circumstances past my management. Hope to have extra concrete information to share quickly.”

The studio’s subsequent massive providing Avengers: Kang Dynasty, was underneath query after its lead star Jonathan Majors was accused of home violence.

The much-trumpeted movie was pushed again from Might 2025 to Might 2026.

Jeff Loveness is penning the script for Kang Dynasty, and director Shang-Chi filmmaker Destin Daniel Cretton will helm the movie.

Curiously, Shang-Chi 2 reported goes on the ground, however after the Majors’ fiasco, the movie might need been delayed longer than anticipated.

“Going right into a sequel feels thrilling,” Liu talked in regards to the movie final yr.

“We’re attending to revisit some issues, but in addition present the viewer new issues. We’ll ship the entire wonderful motion that we have been celebrated for on the primary film, however then additionally hopefully discover new sides of Shaun’s character and the characters round him,” he continued.

“That’s, in fact, if we will nonetheless afford Michelle Yeoh. She’s on high of the world and simply the queen of every part.”