Few things are guaranteed in life. You know the deal — death, taxes, and the inevitable moment Marvel Studios decides to cash in on the cash cow that will be an MCU-set Fantastic Four reboot. Since Disney snatched up the assets of 20th Century Fox this time last year, fans have longed to see Marvel's First Family in the massive Hollywood franchise; sooner or later, they'll get their wish. Until then, however, comic fiends have had to stick with fan fiction and fan art, casting their dream actors in the various roles of the Fantastic Four. That includes the favorite choice of The Office alum John Krasinski as one Reed Richards — the elastic superhero known as Mister Fantastic.
Super fan artist @mizuriofficial slapped together a glimpse at what Krasinski could look like in the role and we've got to say, it might be the best fan art we've seen of the character yet. Featuring the team's iconic "4" suit, Krasinki's bearded look is perfect for a younger Reed Richards, the route Marvel Studios will likely go so the franchise can use the same actor for the next several years.
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Who is YOUR favourite of the Fantastic 4 ? Fantastic 4 // Mr Fantastic . The amazing @johnkrasinski expressed his interest in possibly joining the MCU in the future, as well as becoming out next Mr Fantastic! Love the idea, and it would be even better with Emily Blunt as Susan Storm alongside Krasinski. Here, I turned one of my favourite movie posters of Krasinskin (from 13 hours) into Mr Fantastic. Lemme know what you think below! Follow me for more! @mizuriofficial
It helps Krasinski himself has helped fuel the fires a bit, suggesting more than he'd be down to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe as the Richards patriarch. "You’re like, 'Do you have any interest in not shattering people’s dreams?'" Krasinski joked during a recent interview in Total Film Magazine. "I would love to be in the Marvel universe. I love those movies because they’re fun, but I also think they’re really well done. And certainly a lot of my friends are in those movies. I have no idea what [Marvel] are thinking. But if they are considering me for Mr. Fantastic, continue to considered me because I would love it."2comments
Upcoming films from Marvel Studios include Black Widow on May 1st, The Eternals on November 6th, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings on February 12, 2021, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness on May 7, 2021, Spider-Man 3 on July 16, 2021, Thor: Love and Thunder on November 5, 2021, and Black Panther 2 on May 6, 2022.
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