‘This Is Us’ Star Lyric Ross Joins Marvel’s ‘Ironheart’ Series

This is us actress Lyric Ross is the latest to join the cast of Marvel’s upcoming iron heart series.

When Marvel Studios announced iron heart for Disney Plus, Kevin Feige also revealed that Dominique Thorne would play Riri Williams, an MIT student who built her own Iron Man suit in the comics. Brian Michael Bendis and artist Mike Deodato created the character in 2016. Riri Williams will make her MCU debut in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever in anticipation of her solo series. iron heart meis now slowly building its cast for filming, and per The Hollywood Reporterthe series has now added Lyric Ross to its ensemble.

Lyric Ross would play Riri Williams’ best friend in iron heart† Ross’ credits include roles in: This is usChicago fireand sirens. Into The Heights and Transformers: Rise of the Beasts star Anthony Ramos also recently joined that cast and will reportedly play the show’s villain. Chinaka Hodge from TNT’s snow piercer will serve as showrunner for the foreseeable future iron heart series that will start shooting in Atlanta in June.

Here’s the official synopsis for Marvel’s next Disney Plus series, Moon Knight

The series follows Steven Grant, a sweet-natured gift shop employee, who is plagued by blackouts and memories of another life. Steven discovers he has Dissociative Identity Disorder and shares a body with mercenary Marc Spector. As Steven/Marc’s enemies come at them, they must fathom their complex identities as they find themselves in a deadly mystery among the mighty gods of Egypt.

Created by Jeremy Slater, Moon Knight starring Oscar Isaac, Ethan Hawke, Gaspard Ulliel and May Calamawy.

Moon Knight will debut on Disney Plus on March 30. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the coming iron heart series from Marvel Studios, Lyric Ross, and subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content!

Source: The Hollywood Reporter