Ms Marvel, Marvel’s latest superhero drama series, is all set to premiere on Disney+ on June 8. The first season of the series comprises six episodes and new episodes will be released every Wednesday till July 13.
The series unveils Marvel’s first Muslim superhero Kamala Khan, who struggles through her teenage years until she receives a bangle that gives her cosmic powers. The teenager will be played by Iman Vellani, a Pakistani-Canadian actress who has already gained popularity on social media. The series will also focus on the religious and cultural elements of Kamala Khan‘s character.
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The filming for Ms. Marvel began in November 2020 and was wrapped up in May last year. Filming locations include Atlanta, Georgia, some places in New Jersey, and Bangkok, Thailand. Most of the filming was done in Trilith Studios in Atlanta, previously known as Pinewood Atlanta Studios where Marvel series such as Loki and Naomi were shot.
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The secondary filming was done in Hudson Country, New Jersey, and lasted till April 2021. Shooting for the fourth and fifth episodes was done in Thailand inside Studio Park facilities in Bangkok. Rest of the scenes were shot in Atlanta in May 2021.
One can find scenes shot in New York City and Jersey City in the trailer released by Marvel Entertainment on YouTube that has already gathered millions of views. Ms Marvel’s fictional unofficial headquarters Circle Q, a convenience store, is also shown located at 357 West Side Avenue in Jersey City.