Morbius: Jared Leto hints at future crossovers with other Marvel villains
The protagonist of Morbius made it clear that his character may cross paths with more villains in the future.Morbius , a Sony Pictures film in collaboration with Marvel, directed by Daniel Espinosa , will hit theaters this April 1st. Jared Leto is the one who stars in this new story and is accompanied by a cast that includes other well-known actors such as Adria Arjona , Matt Smith , Jared Harris and Tyrese Gibson . In this installment we will see Leto as the living vampire facing the consequences of the failed biochemical experiment that stripped much of humanity from him.
Now that the Multiverse has officially opened up after the events of Spider-Man: No Way Home – 92% , anything is possible when it comes to crossovers. Morbius trailers have already revealed the meeting between Dr. Michael Morbius and Adrian Toomes (played by Michael Keaton ), the villain known as the Vulture who we saw fight Peter Parker in Spider-Man: Homecoming – 92% in 2017 Likewise, another trailer made reference to Venom -35% of Tom Hardy , a character who officially crossed over into the MCU in a post-credits scene in No Way Home .
A few days before the premiere of Morbius , Jared Leto shared more about his character in a new report titled “Universe”. Additionally, the actor hinted that there is a possibility that he and other Marvel villains will cross paths in the future, forming more sinister connections. Leto had this to say:
Morbius is, and always has been, a prominent personality in Marvel lore. There is a lot of mystery surrounding this character; it’s not a character that’s had a movie about him before. There is a whole world to discover. In the movie version of Morbius, he is part of a much larger universe. The Multiverse has officially opened and there are all kinds of opportunities for villains to get together.
After a Morbius trailer apparently referenced the events of Homeless with a vandalized sign calling Spider-Man a “murderer,” the film’s director, Daniel Espinosa , confirmed what many expected, that Spider- Man does exist in this universe. Clearly, this universe is expanding, with Kraven the Hunter ( Aaron Taylor-Johnson ) and Madame Web ( Dakota Johnson ) on the way. Additionally, Sony revealed some time ago that there are plans for more spin-offs focusing on adjacent Spider-Man characters, such as Spider-Woman, Black Cat, and Silver Sable.
Initially, MorbiusIt had a premiere scheduled for 2020, however, the film was delayed several times due to the Covid-19 pandemic. After a long wait, this production will finally have its world debut this April. The years of development that this feature film has taken have left many fans wondering about the place that Michael Morbius will occupy in the development of Sony’s interconnected universe with different Spider-Man characters, and if he would retain his status as an anti-hero or become a Spider-Man. antagonist definitely in later tapes. Many questions exist regarding the direction the film will take, and we can only satisfy our curiosity until the film hits theaters.