Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the American actress, comedian, singer, and producer, made an appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe surprising the fans. This is the first time that she is appearing in the MCU Franchise. The 11th time Emmy award winner is appearing in the series, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, that airs on the streaming giant, Disney+.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus In Falcon And The Winter Soldier
The name of the character of Julia Louis-Dreyfus is Contessa Valentina Allegra de Fontaine. As per the sources, the actress was to make her appearance in the movie, Black Widow. It was to debut on the 1st of May last year. However, it seems like the plans of Marvel with regard to the actress are even bigger. The 60-year-old is to play the role of a villain.
The producer of Marvel, Nate Moore, and Malcolm Spellman, the head writer, was not wrong about their estimation concerning the fifth episode of the series. And although Julia Louis-Dreyfus managed to hide her identity from the fact that she had a role to play in the Marvel franchise, she had hinted upon it. It took place in the year 2019. It was a Vanity Fair interview. There, the actress had teased about her Marvel involvement.
In the interview, the actress had been accompanied by David Mandel, the showrunner and Tony Hale, her co-star from “Veep.” Her character had been hinted at when she was asked about her upcoming project. Tony Hale had replied mentioning Disney. It was said that the character of Julia Louis-Dreyfus had an aura that was villainous but at the same time lovable. And this was what would make an extremely fit villain of Disney productions. And David Mandel too gave the suggestion of the fact that the actress might have a role to play as one of the Marvel villains.