Owen Wilson joins Tom Hiddleston in Loki series
There is no update on the exact role for Wilson, but it is being said that it will be a prominent character
Actor Owen Wilson will join Tom Hiddleston in the upcoming Marvel series, Loki. Wilson is reportedly headed to the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the series for streaming giant Disney+.
The series stars Hiddleston as Loki, the trickster demi-god and brother to Thor. There's no update on the exact role for Wilson, but it is being said that it will be a prominent character.
Wilson, also an Oscar-nominated screenwriter, is known for The Grand Budapest Hotel, Wedding Crashers, and The Interns. He will next be seen in The French Dispatch.
At the moment, filming is underway for Loki. The series is expected to premiere in 2021.
Loki is executive produced by Kevin Feige. Michael Waldron and Kate Herron are also executive producing the series, with Waldron also writing the project and Herron attached as a director as well.
As per sources at Marvel Studios, Disney+ series will tie-in the launch of the show with supernatural sequel Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness.