The “Ironheart” collection at Disney+ has brought Sonia Denis to its forged, Variety has learned exclusively from assets.
Denis joins collection lead Dominique Thorne within the Marvel Studios series alongside forged contributors Manny Montana, Alden Ehrenreich, Anthony Ramos, and Lyric Ross among others. Details on who Denis will play are being saved below wraps.
The show follows Marvel man or woman Riri Williams (Thorne), a genius inventor and the writer of the most advanced in shape of armor when you consider that Iron Man.
Reps for Thorne declined to remark. Marvel Studios does not touch upon projects in improvement.
Denis currently obtained an Emmy nomination as a part of the writing team for HBO’s “A Black Lady Sketch Show.” She previously labored as a creator at the Paramount+ collection “Guilty Party.” As an actress, she is known for roles in suggests just like the internet series “Brown Girls,” “High Maintenance” at HBO, the lively Adult Swim collection “Birdgirl,” and Netflix’s hit lively collection “BoJack Horseman.” Denis become additionally a team of workers creator on “Birdgirl.” In movie, she appeared inside the Netflix characteristic “Set It Up.”
Denis is repped by means of UTA and three Arts Entertainment.
A first-study “Ironheart” become presented at the D23 Expo returned in September, whilst Williams additionally made an appearance in the trailer for “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” where the man or woman might be brought inside the MCU.
Chinaka Hodge is the head author on “Ironheart,” with Sam Bailey and Angela Barnes serving as directors at the collection. Ryan Coogler’s Proximity agency is producing the display, and he’ll percentage govt producer credits along Hodge, Zinzi Coogler and Sev Ohanian further to Marvel Studios brass consisting of Feige, Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Brad Winderbaum and Zoie Nagelhout.