The series “She-Hulk” at Disney Plus has cast Jameela Jamil in a big role, Variety have confirmed with sources.
The series is about lawyer Jennifer Walters (Tatiana Maslany), cousin of Bruce Banner, who inherits his Hulk powers after she receives a blood transfusion from him. Unlike Bruce, however, Jennifer is able to retain most of her personality, intelligence, and emotional control when she stands out. Jamil will reportedly play Titania, a Marvel supervillain with incredible strength and a frequent rival of She-Hulk.
Reps for Marvel Studios and Jamil did not respond immediately Sort of request for comment. This post will be updated if this changes.
Along with Maslany, Jamil joins previously announced cast members Renée Elise Goldsberry, Ginger Gonzaga and Tim Roth. Mark Ruffalo will also play the role of Bruce Banner in the series.
Jamil is best known by the American audience for her starring role in the critically acclaimed NBC comedy “The Good Place,”
Kat Coiro will be the director and executive producer of “She-Hulk.” She will lead the pilot and further episodes of the series. Jessica Gao is the lead author of the series and acts as executive producer.
“She-Hulk” is one of several Marvel Cinematic Universe shows on Disney Plus. “WandaVision”, “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” and most recently “Loki” have already been released. Others in the pipeline include “Secret Invasion,” “Moon Knight,” “Ms. Marvel,” and “Hawkeye.”