Casting Search Confirms 9 New Characters Are Coming to ‘Hawkeye‘ Series on Disney+. A new casting call for Marvel Studios ‘Hawkeye‘ series has revealed 9 new reoccurring characters for the highly anticipated show. Hawkeye will premiere exclusively on Disney+ and follow a solo journey of Avenger Clint Barton (Hawkeye) as he teaches a young protege (Kate Bishop) the ropes of superhero work.
The Direct shared the exclusive casting call featuring 9 new characters for the Marvel Studios and Disney+ original series. Check out the full casting call below:
“First is the character MISHA, who appears to be connected to previously rumored mobsters in the series:
20s – 40s, Male or Female, Eastern European henchman. Speaks with an accent. Strong Supporting/Recurring.
The series appears to have several child characters, with the second listing being for BELLA:
Female, white, 8 years old. Precocious, daring and confident with a sense of humor.
Next is another child character called BRADY, who is a similar age to BELLA:
Male, white, 9 years old. Energetic and sweet.
The next character is titled HEATHER,
Female, white, Midwestern, 26 years old. Smart & scrappy, does what she needs to in order to survive.
The fifth casting is for a character named ROSE, who is notable due to her casting featuring American Sign Language as part of the description.
Female, 8 years old, Deaf, Indigenous. Independent, athletic & bright. Small supporting. Please note that the dialogue in the audition scene can be spoken in English or signed in ASL (American Sign Language) if the actor knows that language.
Next is the character titled RICHARD, who, like ROSE, is also an Indigenous character:
40s – 50s yr old male, Indigenous, American. A loving father and fierce protector.
The seventh casting is named MARY, who is described as being a “no-nonsense” character.
Female, late 30s – early 40s, open ethnicity. Highly professional & ambitious career woman. No nonsense. Recurring
The eighth listing is named DETECTIVE SHERMAN, who will have a recurring role in the series:
40s, Male, Open Ethnicity, New York City Detective. Recurring
The ninth and final casting is titled ALEX, who is not locked to a gender:
Female or Male, 30s – 50, a sincere but funny oddball with an obsession for the Fantasy/SciFi genre”
Though not much is known about the new characters that will be featured in the new series, eagle eyes at The Direct pointed out that the character “Rose” description oddly resembles a character named Echo from the Marvel Comics and may be another upcoming hero introduced in the series.
Hawkeye is still expected to premiere in Fall 2021, but may be pushed back due to delays in production caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Be sure to check back here at Chip and Co. for updates and all things Marvel and Disney+!
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