West Side Story star Ariana DeBose joins Marvel and Sony Pictures’, Kraven The Hunter to play Calypso for Marvel and Sony Pictures.
West Side Story star Ariana DeBose’s career is currently in seventh heaven. Obviously, Ariana has received an Oscar nomination in the Best Actress In Supporting Role category for Steven Spielberg’s West Side Story. In this context, the actress has been cast in Marvel and Sony’s upcoming project Kraven The Hunter. Surely this mega project will give a new dimension to Ariana DeBose’s career. Aaron Taylor is apparently playing the title role in Sony’s Kraven The Hunter. J. C. Chandor, best known for Netflix‘s Triple Frontier will direct the film. Art Marcum and Matt Holloway are writing screenplay for upcoming anti-hero flick. Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach are producing the project for Sony Pictures.
Kraven is one of the most iconic and notorious antihero characters in the Marvel Comics Books, whose first appearance was found in the comic book in 1964’s The Amazing Spider-Man #15. This iconic character was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. Kraven has clashed with several other superheroes in the comics book, such as Spider-man, Black Panther, and Venom. He is often overconfident in his abilities. He has abilities such as enhanced physical attributes, skilled tactician, tracker and master of hand to hand combat.
Calypso on the other hand is a magic priestess who uses magic potions according to the comics books. Calypso is Spider-Man’s great antagonist. Additionally she is sometimes Kraven’s lover and sometimes companion.
Kraven the Hunter Release Date
Marvel and Sony’ Kraven the Hunter is schedule to release on January 13, 2023.
Apart from Kraven The Hunter, Ariana DeBose will next seen in Apple’ spy / action-thriller, Argylle. Argylle is being directed by Matthew Vaughn, who is best known for The King’s Man, X-Men: First Class and Stardust. Apart from Ariana DeBose , Argylle is also featuring stars like Henry Cavill, John Cena, Dua Lipa, Samuel L. Jackson and Bryce Dallas Howard. Later, she will next seen in Gabriela Cowperthwaite’s I.S.S, which also starring Pilou Asbaek and Chris Messina.