Who is going to replace Nick Fury in the MCU? Marvel Studios reveals and confirms the character that will take over from Samuel L. Jackson.
A new book from UCM has been launching for sale in bookstores recently. Its titled Marvel’s The Falcon and the Winter Soldier: The Art of the Series. Basically, it’s the art book for the TV series. Falcon and the Winter Soldier. In this new publication, the executive producer of Marvel Studios, Nate Mooretalked about the character Valentina Allegra by Fontaine (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) and the place that it could occupy in the cinematographic universe as a substitute for Nick Fury.
When it came to choosing the actress who plays Valentina Allegra de Fontaine in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), Nate Moore acknowledges that they found the perfect performer in Julia Louis-Dreyfus. She was suitable because she allowed herself to be a new Nick Fury, but without copying him.
“Countess Valentina Allegra de Fontaine is a character with a rich publishing history. To some extent, it was difficult to figure out who was to play her. Basically, it was taking the reins from Nick Fury. But when we think of Julia Louis-Dreyfus, there was a fun energy about her that immediately gives you the assurance that her character has weight and gravitas. However, she is not the same as Nick Fury. She is a completely different energy ».
Julia Louis-Dreyfus will be the new leader of the shared universe
The producer confirmed that Marvel Studios is targeting Valentina Allegra de Fontaine as the new leader of the MCU. They want her to be the replacement for the character of Samuel L Jackson and turn her into the new Nick Fury. However, she will have his own nature, she will not be an imitation of the legendary character.
“There’s a certain sarcasm to the character that I think sets her apart from what came before. And yet you still get the feeling that she is the boss in the room. So, if we’re talking about a new leader in the Marvel Cinematic Universe… To a degree, we were extremely lucky to find Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Fontaine’s Valentina Allegra.”