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Marvel Fantastic Four Cast Revealed and Fans Are Losing It

By The Hyperhive


16 February 2024

Marvel's Fantastic Four

©️ Marvel Studios

Marvel just dropped the long-awaited cast for the reboot of “The Fantastic Four” and fans are losing it! And they have thrown in a time-travel twist too – it’s looking like we are headed back to the swinging 1960s with this one. It looks like is going to be a big hit! Let’s see who is playing who.

Marvel Fantastic Four Cast

So, who is playing our favorite superhero family? Brace yourselves. Pedro Pascal, the man behind our beloved Mandalorian, is stepping into the stretchy shoes of Reed Richards, aka Mr. Fantastic. And joining him is Vanessa Kirby, known for kicking butt in the “Mission: Impossible” movies, who will be bringing Sue Storm, the Invisible Woman, to life. Ebon Moss-Bachrach, fresh off his Emmy win, is taking on the rock-solid role of Ben Grimm, aka The Thing. And Joseph Quinn, the breakout star from “Stranger Things,” is set to ignite the screen as Johnny Storm, aka the Human Torch.

Marvel's Fantastic Four
©️ Pedro Pascal Stock / Vecteezy, vanessa__kirby & josephquinn / Instagram

New Poster Revelation

But wait, there is more! Marvel didn’t just drop the cast bomb; they also gave us a sneak peek at the vibe of the movie with a super groovy poster. It’s all retro, baby! Think 1960s magazine covers and a whole lot of nostalgia. Fans are already buzzing about the possibility of the film being set in the swinging sixties, thanks to the vintage feel of the poster.

Marvel's Fantastic Four
©️ Marvel Studios

That throwback font? Totally screams “1960s,” right? It’s practically begging us to imagine this new movie by Matt Shakman as some kind of retro trip down memory lane. I mean, it fits perfectly with the OG comics that birthed the whole family. Every fan out there has been calling for this exact vibe. It seems like the selection of Matt Shakman as the director for this film was a carefully thought-out decision. What he did with “WandaVision” is the ultimate experience of getting the time periods right.

And it’s not just about the cast and the vibe; there are Easter eggs hidden all over that poster. From President Lyndon Johnson on a magazine cover to a sneaky appearance by H.E.R.B.I.E., the group’s helper robot, there’s plenty to dissect and speculate about.

The Doctor Doom Mystery

So, we’re all eagerly waiting to see who’s gonna rock the Doctor Doom getup in the Fantastic Four reboot, right? No news yet! This means the next year or so is gonna be packed with reveals and surprises. I’m talking villain reveals (Doctor Doom, anyone?), setting details, and who knows what else. Speaking of settings, did you know that back in the early 2000s, “Ant-Man” director Peyton Reed tried to bring these guys to life in a 1960s vibe? Sounds pretty cool, right? And hey, Marvel’s been kinda quiet lately, so this news couldn’t have come at a better time. It’s like a beacon of hope shining through the clouds. Can’t wait to see what they’ve got in store for us!

So mark your calendars, folks! Marvel dropped the bomb on Twitter (or X, if you are not into social media) that the flick’s hitting theaters on July 25, 2025. With this star-studded cast and a seriously cool retro vibe, Marvel is gearing up to knock our socks off and transport us back in time to where it all began. Get ready for a wild ride with the first family of superheroes!

Did you expect this vibe? Tell us in the comments.

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