Scarlet Witch actress Elizabeth Olsen makes her Marvel Cinematic Universe return after she was apparently killed off Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
According to The Direct, Olsen appears in the MCU series, what if…? (Season 2, Episode 8). Olsen voiced the animated version of Scarlet Witch in the episode titled “What If…The Avengers Assemble in 1602?” In the story, Black Widow pulls Captain Carter (Hayley Atwell) out of reality when she tries to stop her from being taken away. Wanda Maximoff enlists Captain Carter’s help in stopping the various rifts that are causing the multiverse to unravel, one of which causes Queen Hela to be sucked into the sky.
Is Scarlet Witch Really Dead in the MCU?
The Marvel Universe’s Scarlet Witch delivered a stellar performance in her final match against Doctor Strange. But is the powerful witch really dead or simply somewhere else?
While Olsen’s screen time as Wanda was limited, she showed off her full powers as she tried to stop a rift in the multiverse from destroying the universe in 1602.Scarlet Witch’s what if…? The appearance of the character in Phase 4 of the show, which began airing its second season on December 22 last year, could become the defining legacy of the character.
Wanda’s fate has been debated among Marvel fans since the final days of the Marvel Universe. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness when she was taken away during a violent confrontation on Windagore Mountain.Excerpted from Marvel Cinematic Universe: The Official Schedule Claiming that Scarlet Witch died while trying to save her universe from destruction, it said that “(Wanda) destroyed the Windagol – and crushed it upon herself – ending two great threats to all of the multiverse.” However, many disputed her death.
Although the ending is Doctor Strange Olsen has never completely ruled out the possibility of a MCU return in the sequel, though she has hinted that she hopes to stop playing Wanda and explore more non-Marvel Cinematic Universe projects. Additionally, an internal report last November claimed that Marvel was interested in producing a Scarlet Witch movie at some point.
WandaVision’s Elizabeth Olsen isn’t missing out on her Scarlet Witch role
Marvel Cinematic Universe veteran Elizabeth Olsen has made it clear she’s in no rush to reprise her role as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch.
Olsen has been a familiar face in the Marvel Universe since starring as Wanda in “Wanda.” Captain America: Winter Soldier In an uncredited cameo.She has also appeared in several works The Avengers Movie, Captain America: Civil War And is the protagonist in the TV series, Wanda Vision.
what if…? Season 2 is now available to watch online on Disney+.
- release date
- August 11, 2021
- AC Bradley
- Jeffrey Wright/Sebastian Stan/Stanley Tucci/Chadwick Boseman/Josh Brolin/Kurt Russell/Samuel L. Jackson / Jeremy Renner / Tom Hiddleston
- 3 seasons
- Danielle Costa, Kelly Wassener, Matthew Chauncey, Dana Vasquez-Eberhart
- Production Company
- Marvel Studios, Flying Bark Productions
- 19 episodes