Casting for Marvel Studios’ upcoming Disney+ series Ms. Marvel is well underway for the additional cast members according to The Direct. While we wait to find out the casting of Kamala Khan herself; casting for Sheik, Fariha, Aadm, and Auntie Ruby has also begun.
[ SHEIKH ]
Male, 50-70s, Middle Eastern, he’s the Sheikh at the local Mosque. Warm, kind and understanding, he’s always there to lend an ear. 4/6 eps
[ FARIHA ]
Female, 30s, Sudanese, smart and intimidating. She is willing to do whatever it takes to get what she wants, no matter what (or who) gets in her way. 4/6 eps
[ AADAM ]
Male, 30s, Egyptian, Sudanese, Arab, Muslim, he’s a big guy, physically intimidating at first glance, but comedic, funny and smart. 4/6 eps
[ AUNTIE RUBY ]
Female, Pakistani, 50s-70s, vibrant, spirited, and animated. She’s always in the know and never at a loss for words.
Lastly, the role of Kamran casting is also underway. Kamran is a friend of Kamala Khan and her family who initially attempts romance with Kamala, but he is also a morally corrupt Inhuman.
Also, earlier this month The Direct revealed that Jasjit Williams and Saagar Shaikh were in talks to join the cast. Jasjit Williams was in talks to play Kamala’s love interest Bruno Carrelli. While Saagar Shaikh was in talks to play Kamala’s older brother Aamir Khan.
Marvel Studios Ms. Marvel will stream exclusively on Disney+