Kit Harington to Play The Black Knight in Marvel’s Eternals Movie

Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige turned up to D23 again today, wearing a Black Widow hat.  There were things to announce. As revealed in Bleeding Cool’s liveblog from the event we already got the confirmation and announced date of Black Panther II. But there was more,

Involving the Eternals movie. “This story expands thousands of years, pulled back the cosmic curtain.”

Kit Harrington to Play The Black Knight in Marvel's Eternals Movie

And specifically that Dane Whitman was to be played by Game Of Thrones’ Kit Harington. Dale Whitman is, as any fule kno, the Black Knight, medieval superhero character dragged to the present day, and originally created for Marvel’s Avengers title in the 60s by Roy Thomas, George Tuska and  John Verpoorten.

Kit Harrington to Play The Black Knight in Marvel's Eternals Movie

We also have Sersi played by Gemma Chan, Druid played by Barry Keoghan, and Angelina Jolie on stage, But all eyes were on Kit,

Start practising your best ‘You know nothing, Dane Whitman’ memes, okay?

Kit Harrington

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