Kevin Feige: Marvel to introduce its first transgender superhero very soon

ANI Washington DC, USA Jan 03, 2020, 05.00 PM(IST)

Kevin Feige Photograph:( PTI )

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Marvel released Avengers: Endgame which features its first openly gay character, played by Joe Russo. 

Marvel Cinematic Universe is all set to introduce its first transgender superhero according to a news report.

The president of Marvel Studios Kevin Feige while giving a talk at the New York Film Academy was asked whether Marvel's films would have more LGBTQ representation, to which he replied 'Absolutely yes', a cited news agency.

Kevin further said that the transgender character would appear in a Marvel film "very soon, in a movie we're shooting right now ". Feige reportedly did not provide any additional details.

The news comes months after Marvel released Avengers: Endgame which features its first openly gay character, played by Joe Russo.