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Florence Pugh joins cast of Hawkeye series

Florence Pugh joins cast of Hawkeye series
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Florence Pugh will follow up her role in the Black Widow movie with the spinoff Disney+ series Hawkeye.

Florence Pugh will be part of the Hawkeye series for Disney+ following her debut in Black Widow, it has been confirmed.

The actress will portray Yelena Bolova, another Black Widow, in the upcoming spinoff movie opposite Scarlett Johansson.

Following that film, she will transfer to the TV miniseries focussing on Black Widow's long-term ally Hawkeye, played by Jeremy Renner, in news first reported by Variety.

Other additions include Bates Motel's Vera Farmiga as Eleanor Bishop, the mother of Hailee Steinfeld's Kate Bishop; Fra Fee as Kazi - the villain of the piece; Tony Dalton as Hawkeye's mentor Jack Duquesne; newcomer Alaqua Cox as deaf superhero Maya Lopez; and Zahn McClarnon as Maya's father.

Hawkeye, part of the MCU's Phase Four, is due for release late 2021 or early 2022.


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