Jeffrey Wright is The Watcher in Marvel’s What If…?

Marvel discussed its Summer 2021 Phase Four show at San Diego Comic-Con during the Marvel Studios panel: What If…?

Huge Cast, Release Date Revealed for Marvel's What If...? Movie

No, that’s not a question, it’s the title of Marvel Studios’ first animated television show, based on the classic comic book series which looked at alternate universe stories often based on what might happen if a well-known story went a little bit differently. And with Doctor Strange entering the Madness of the Multiverse earlier that year, it opens up a whole wealth of stories that can be told.

Jeffrey Wright will play the Watcher, narrator of the show, the big-headed cosmic Marvel character who likes to observe important events. You know, this guy.

Huge Cast, Release Date Revealed for Marvel's What If...? Movie

But played by this guy:

Huge Cast, Release Date Revealed for Marvel's What If...? Movie

The slate is getting full, but not as full as this cast list:

Huge Cast, Release Date Revealed for Marvel's What If...? Movie

Here’s what it’s looking like now, but the best is yet to come…

Huge Cast, Release Date Revealed for Marvel's What If...? Movie

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You can check all the Marvel Phase 4 announcements at San Diego Comic-Con 2019’s Hall H right here.

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Scourge of Rich Johnston, maker of puns, and seeker of the Snyder Cut, Jude Terror, sadly, is not the hero comics needs right now... but he's the one the industry deserves.

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