Reported from Comicbook, reportedly Marvel Studios some time ago had a meeting with Star Wars star, Adam Driver. According to them, Marvel Studios is discussing a role in the Fantastic Four film. But it is not known exactly which character Adam Driver will play later. During this time, Driver did have a fairly long relationship with Disney, especially after he played Kylo Ren aka Ben Solo in the Star Wars sequel trilogy.
Besides that, fans are currently waiting for news about the casting of the Fantastic Four in the MCU, especially after Matt Shakman was appointed to direct the film. Many fans are hoping that John Krasinski will return to play Reed Richards in the MCU, especially after he appeared as a variant of Reed Richards in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Apart from Krasinski, actor Penn Badgley is also another strong candidate to play Reed Richards in the MCU.
Amid the many rumors about the cast of Reed Richards in the MCU, unfortunately Marvel Studios decided to postpone the release of the Fantastic Four film. Now, the film will release on February 15, 2025. Whereas previously, Marvel Studios planned to release the film on November 8, 2024. Marvel Studios also seems to have other plans for the Fantastic Four.
Adam Driver to Play Doctor Doom in MCU?
Now after the meeting that Adam Driver had with Marvel Studios, fans began to speculate. Seeing his track record of playing villains in Star Wars, fans have speculated that in the MCU later, Adam Driver will play Doctor Doom. Doctor Doom is one of the most complicated, cunning, and powerful villains of Marvel Comics. As the classic Fantastic Four villain, Doctor Doom is a must for Marvel Studios to appear.
Moreover, Marvel Studios will also prepare the film Avengers: Secret Wars, where in the events of Secret Wars in the comics, Doctor Doom is one of the culprits. Besides being able to play Doctor Doom, Adam Driver is also very likely to play one of the members of the Fantastic Four. For example, Adam Driver plays Reed Richards aka Mister Fantastic. Whatever the role of Adam Driver later, it is clear that he will play one of the important characters in the MCU. Let’s just wait, geeks for the next news.