Loki: Richard E. Grant Might Be The Second Loki! Fans Are Convinced
Richard E. Grant may be as excited about this news as he is with Barbara Streisand. The legendary British actor joins the cast of the Loki series working on Disney Plus, Variety has been confirmed. The exact details of Grant’s role are kept secret, however, a source with information on the production says it will only appear in individual episodes of the series.
Tom Hiddleston is definitely ready to lead the show
Loki is reported to facilitate the mastery of magic at different times in human history and influence major events. He was last seen running away with one of the Infinity Stones during Avengers: Endgame.
Owen Wilson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Sophia Di Martino also appear in the cast of the series, slated for debut in 2021. Michael Waldron writes and produces the executive show, with Kate Heron attached to direct all episodes and executive production.
Grant’s role in MCU is second, when he plays Dr. James in Grit James Mangold Pick Logan. Xander appeared as Rice. His involvement with Disney assets was extended last year, when he appeared as General Eric Pride in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
He currently stars in Cusi Jason Segel’s El Kahn series Dispatch on AMC. The representatives declined to comment on Loki’s deal for Grant.
Loki is one of several limited series currently working on MCU characters at Disney Plus.
The others are Ms. Marvel, Hawkeye, Falcon and Winter Soldier, She-Hulk, Moon Knight, and Vandavision. Kevin Feige, the MCU architect, is the executive producer on all the shows. Falcon and Winter Soldier, which are under the control of two major production disruptions, are slated to start in August, while Vandavision was due to debut in December.