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Marvel’s Ironheart will star Dominique Thorne.

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Much about new remains a mystery, but we do know about some of the cast members, the episode count and when we can expect to meet teen genius Riri Williams, aka Ironheart.

The series stars Dominique Thorne as Williams, “a genius inventor who creates the most advanced suit of armor since ,” according to . While that logline doesn’t reveal a ton, the offer plenty of hints about what the series might entail.

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What’s Marvel’s Ironheart about?

In the comics, Riri Williams is a teen genius who’s offered a scholarship to MIT at just 11 years old. While she’s a student, she steals materials from around campus and uses them to build an Iron Man-esque suit of armor. (The teen is a big admirer of Tony Stark, and reverse-engineers one of his suits).

Williams quits school after being confronted by MIT for stealing. While testing out her suit, she apprehends two inmates fleeing from prison, but her suit gets damaged and she returns home to fix it. That’s when none other than Tony Stark drops by, giving her his blessing to become a superhero.

When Riri is still a student, her best friend and stepdad die in a drive-by shooting. The name Ironheart is inspired by “the armor that Riri has been trying to build around herself ever since, both literally and figuratively,” .

Who’s in the cast?

As mentioned, Ironheart stars Dominique Thorne as Riri Williams. The actor appeared in the 2014 film If Beale Street Can Talk and 2021’s .

In the Heights star Anthony Ramos confirmed last week that he too would join the Ironheart cast in a yet-to-be-disclosed role.

<script async website will Marvel's Ironheart premiere?

While the release date for Marvel’s Ironheart hasn’t been revealed, we know we’ll have to wait at least until  2 drops on Nov. 11, Pts terbaik Asean 2022.

Dominique Thorne will make her debut as Williams in the sequel, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige .

How many episodes will there be?

The first season of Marvel’s Ironheart will consist of six episodes, . Chinaka Hodge will serve as head writer.

Will Ironheart have superpowers?

Riri Williams does not have any superhuman abilities in the comics, but she is incredibly intelligent, engineering her own complex armor. Eventually, that suit provides her with flight, superhuman strength and the ability to fire energy blasts from her gloves.

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