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Kai Young-Senior Writer

Kai Young

Senior Writer

About Kai Young

Kai Young is a Senior Features Writer for Screen Rant. Based in sometimes-sunny Brighton, UK, he graduated with a master’s degree in Creative Performance Practice from London South Bank University in 2019, having a passion for performing live on stage and creative writing, whether that be playscripts, poetry, or stories. He has a background in reviewing films and TV shows on Instagram. He's a lover of all things MCU, but also enjoys the more experimental and indie side of cinema with his favourite genres including subtle science-fiction and psychological thrillers, particularly the films of Alex Garland, Mike Cahill, and Lars von Trier. When not writing or working, you can probably find him in the cinema or at home keeping up with the latest releases.

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New MCU Villain Pays Off A Genius Marvel Easter Egg Hidden In Phase 4

The MCU's Wonder Man streaming series has a newly-cast villain, but his introduction was subtly teased way back at the start of Phase 4.

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One Missing MCU Team Could Tie Together Marvel's Multiverse Saga

Even though the Multiverse Saga has introduced many new heroes to the MCU, one of Marvel Comics' biggest multiverse teams is still strangely missing.

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The MCU Still Cannot Escape The Infinity Stones, Even In Phase 5

Marvel has revealed a new character for What If...? season 2 and has proven that the Infinity Stones are still pivotal to one corner of the MCU.

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Every Actor Cast In Deadpool 3 (So Far)

Ryan Reynolds is joining the MCU as the Merc with a Mouth in Phase 6's Deadpool 3, and some of his supporting cast has already been revealed.

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Hulk Is Still Keeping One Huge Endgame Problem Secret In The MCU

Avengers: Endgame revealed a dire warning to the Hulk, but this dangerous omen seems to have been completely forgotten in subsequent MCU projects.

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Thanos' Snap Led To The MCU's Fantastic Four Origin - Theory Explained

The Fantastic Four's weird absence from the MCU could easily be explained thanks to the tragic events of Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.

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Fantastic Four Introducing 1 X-Men Character Would Avoid An MCU Problem

Phase 6's Fantastic Four could introduce one legendary X-Men character to the MCU, who could significantly change the shape of the franchise forever.

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Hulk's MCU Phase 5 Absence Is So Much Worse Now

One surprising MCU Phase 5 movie has become an unofficial Hulk story, although the Hulk himself has been curiously left out of the upcoming film.

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Who Is Marvel’s Grim Reaper? New MCU Villain Explained

Demetrius Grosse has been cast in the role of Eric Williams, a.k.a. the Grim Reaper, opposite Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in the MCU's Wonder Man series.

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5 Actors From The Incredible Hulk Still Missing From The MCU

Liv Tyler is returning as Betty Ross in MCU's Phase 5, but there are still a few characters from The Incredible Hulk who haven't been brought back.

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Smart Marvel Phase 7 Theory Reveals The MCU's Surprising Hulk Replacement

Marvel Studios has been hinting that the Hulk's MCU journey could soon come to an end, and they already have the perfect character to replace him.

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How 28 Days Later Filmed Its Empty London Scenes

The empty London scenes in 28 Days Later are iconic - and the fact no CGI was used to achieve them makes Danny Boyle's directing even more impressive.

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Endgame's Unused Black Widow Story Reveals What She Did During The Blip

Black Widow was one of several heroes to lose their lives during Avengers: Endgame, but one cut scene from the film makes her sacrifice more powerful.

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Daredevil: Born Again Will Break The Marvel Series Formula In 1 Big Way

Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige has revealed more information about Daredevil: Born Again that ensures the Phase 5 series will break the Marvel mold.

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1 Black Panther 2 Choice Made Killmonger's Cameo Even Better

Michael B. Jordan made a creative choice for his return as Killmonger in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, which made his MCU cameo even more powerful.

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6 MCU Heroes Who Could Be Spider-Man’s New Mentor After No Way Home

The MCU's Peter Parker has always had an adult mentor to look up to, and someone needs to fill this vacancy after Phase 4's Spider-Man: No Way Home.

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Why Avatars Have 5 Fingers When Na'vi Only Have 4

2009's Avatar introduced the Na'vi, the indigenous race from the moon of Pandora, who look strikingly humanoid aside from some very clear differences.

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Ironheart's Marvel Cameos Setup Can Connect 3 MCU Franchises

After her debut appearance in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Riri Williams could share the screen with many established MCU characters in Ironheart.

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5 Ways The Rock's DC Plans Backfired

Before the release of Black Adam, Dwayne "the Rock" Johnson had big plans for the future of DC films, but they definitely won't come to fruition now.

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Loki Season 2 Can Finally Pay Off An Early MCU Phase 1 Tease

One variant of Kang the Conqueror appearing in Loki season 2 can pay off one of the MCU's oldest teases from Captain America: The First Avenger.

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