Comic book film fans have been excited to see Giancarlo Esposito in the MCU for quite some time now and now we can say that the movement began after his awesome performance as the villainous Moff Gideon in The Mandalorian.
Over the last three years, Giancarlo Esposito has become a favorite casting choice amongst fans and many are convinced that can become a good hero or villain in the MCU. As for the potential roles he could take on, characters like Professor Charles Xavier to even Magneto for a couple of years have been a topic of discussion within the fandom.
According to a new rumor, Giancarlo Esposito is in talks with Marvel Studios to finally join the billion-dollar franchise. as per the Marvel scooper @CanWeGetToast, Giancarlo has met with the studio “to discuss a couple of roles” and according to the sources, playing Doctor Doom might be in his future.
With a fresh Fantastic Four movie being announced in 2019, Marvel didn’t give any news regarding it till we need to know in the recent San Diego Comic-Con 2022, that the movie has been set for Phase 6 of MCU and goes to release on November 8, 2024. Doctor Doom and Fantastic Four share an age-old connection to every and if the rumors are true, he can be the subsequent Baddie of MCU.
While the casting of Giancarlo Esposito raised excitement among the fans, they also have serious concerns regarding the character. the foremost important question is if MCU gonna keep the Romani background for Doctor Doom as it is or will it change the direction?
Doctor Doom’s story has an integral reference to the Romani Heritage. The injustices he faced there contribute heavily to his character while Esposito is a Danish Black actor so the fans have come up with the question that if Marvel is going to change the origin or not. You can also read: Is Sam in Keep Breathing A Drug Smuggler?