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"MPOWER" Now Streaming on Disney+

Updated: Mar 28, 2023

A four-episode series highlights some of the most inspiring women heroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.




The newly released series "MPower" is now available to stream on Disney+. The show highlights several of the most inspiring women heroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as stated by Executive Producer Justin W. Hochberg. He explains that just like every hero has an epic origin story, so does this series. Hochberg created "MPower" out of love for his teenage daughter, hoping to provide her with more icons to look up to and role models to help her impact the world. Hochberg's vision has become a reality thanks to the leadership of Brie Larsen, Elizabeth Olsen, the women of Wakanda, and Zoë Saldaña.

 

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In addition to being featured in episode four, Saldaña serves as an Executive Producer of "MPower" for Cinestar Pictures, along with Cisely and Mariel Saldana. She describes the series as a tribute to women's representation and empowerment, expressing enthusiasm for the involvement of a diverse group of women whose voices and stories will serve as a source of inspiration. Saldaña hopes that the series will ignite meaningful conversations and drive real change towards a more equal and inclusive world.


"MPower" is a series comprising four stand-alone episodes, all of which are currently available for streaming. The show explores the journeys of several beloved characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including Carol Danvers, Wanda Maximoff, the women of Wakanda, and "The Guardians of the Galaxy." Using a combination of archival footage, imaginative animation, and candid interviews, the series delves into how these characters and the women who brought them to life have impacted fans around the world, from their beginnings in Marvel Comics to their roles in the MCU and beyond.


We’re excited to help illuminate the myriad, powerful stories of women in the MCU,” said Executive Producer Mark Herzog. “We sincerely hope that the series will empower girls and women all over the world to be their authentic selves in their lives and in their careers."


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Episode Lineup


THE WOMEN OF BLACK PANTHER
"MPOWER" - THE WOMEN OF BLACK PANTHER - Streaming on Disney+
"MPOWER" - THE WOMEN OF BLACK PANTHER - Streaming on Disney+

invites viewers back to Wakanda, where women are the backbone of the world’s most powerful nation. Okoye (Danai Gurira), Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o), Ayo (Florence Kasumba) and Shuri (Letitia Wright) are as unbreakable as vibranium. This episode of “MPower” dives into their roots in the original comics, how the performances were influenced by the actors’ own lived experiences and how the spirit of Africa and black excellence shaped every aspect of the films.



CAPTAIN MARVEL
"MPOWER" - CAPTAIN MARVEL - Streaming on Disney+
"MPOWER" - CAPTAIN MARVEL - Streaming on Disney+

journeys with one of the MCU’s most powerful Super Heroes, Captain Marvel (Brie Larson)—seen through the eyes of those who helped bring her to life. Through animation and never-before-seen footage, viewers will gain a new sense of the transformation from Carol Danvers to Captain Marvel, the women who look up to her—Monica Rambeau (Teyonah Parris) and Kamala Khan (Iman Vellani)—and how the teams behind and in front of the camera helped bring it all together.

 

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SCARLET WITCH
"MPOWER" - SCARLET WITCH  - Streaming on Disney+
"MPOWER" - SCARLET WITCH - Streaming on Disney+

celebrates Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen), Agatha Harkness (Kathryn Hahn) and Darcy Lewis (Kat Dennings)—plus the creative forces behind the Scarlet Witch’s iconic journey. The hero with undeniable power and a tragic backstory has withstood insurmountable odds reaching back to her childhood in Sokovia, through her years flourishing as an Avenger, and of course, her ascension to self-realization as the Scarlet Witch.



GAMORA
"MPOWER" - GAMORA  - Streaming on Disney+
"MPOWER" - GAMORA - Streaming on Disney+

explores the evolution of the captivating character, Gamora (Zoë Saldaña), from her days as an assassin to life among the Guardians of the Galaxy. As the backbone of the team of misfits, Gamora is forced to reevaluate what family means to her and address her dysfunctional relationship with her sister, Nebula (Karen Gillan). Vets of the “Guardians” movies weigh in on the plight of Gamora and how she is brought to life in an emotional and dynamic way.

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