WandaVision: Wanda & Vision's "Happily Ever After" Gets Theme Songs

If there's one thing we do know about Disney+ and Marvel Studios' WandaVision, it's that Paul Bettany's Vision and Elizabeth Olsen's Wanda Maximoff aka Scarlet Witch's attempts at a "happily ever after" marries life sends them through a reality-altering tour of sitcom lifestyles from the past 50+ decades. But while the previews have shown us that they have the looks down, there was something missing to make the creepy sitcom homage complete. Yes, that's right- some really memorable theme music. Or in this case, some very twisted takes on sitcom theme song standards. And now, viewers get a chance to sample some of it for themselves in the newest teaser "New Era."

WandaVision released a preicew of one of the show's theme songs. (Image: screencap)
WandaVision released a preicew of one of the show's theme songs. (Image: screencap)

So as Wanda and Vision's world continues spiraling down a reality-altering TV sitcom rabbit hole that could take the entire MCU with it, check out a sample of one of the original theme songs by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez:

WandaVision marks the first series from Marvel Studios streaming exclusively on Disney+. The series is a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff and Vision—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.

Disney+'s WandaVision stars Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch, Paul Bettany as Vision, Teyonah Parris as Monica Rambeau, Kat Dennings as Darcy Lewis, Randall Park as Jimmy Woo, Kathryn Hahn as Agnes, Fred Melamed as Arthur Heart, and Debra Jo Rupp as Mrs. Heart. Created by Jac Schaeffer with an opening episode written by Schaeffer and directed by Matt Shakman, the streaming service series is executive produced by Schaeffer and Kevin Feige with Marvel Studios producing.

As a way to get everyone up to speed with who's who and what's what in the MCU, Marvel Studios: Legends was created to showcase individual characters that viewers have come to know and over the years and revisit some of their key moments. Exclusively to Disney+ and set to premiere on January 8, the timing couldn't be better with the opening focus being on the stars of the upcoming WandaVision, as viewers look back on the roads both Wanda Maximoff aka Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) traveled before crossing paths.

Marvel Legends premieres January 2021. (Image: Disney+)
Marvel Studios Legends premieres January 2021. (Image: Disney+)

As the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand, Marvel Studios: Legends celebrates and codifies what has come before. Revisit the epic heroes, villains, and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the highly anticipated stories still to come. Each dynamic segment feeds directly into the upcoming series premiering on Disney+ — setting the stage for future events. Marvel Studios: Legends weaves together the many threads that constitute the unparalleled Marvel Cinematic Universe.

The first two episodes of Marvel Studios: Legends kicks off on January 8, 2021, on Disney+- now here's what viewers can expect as the spotlight shines on our WandaVision couple:

WANDAVISION, exclusively on Disney+.
WANDAVISION, exclusively on Disney+.

"Wanda Maximoff': Wanda Maximoff made her debut in Avengers: Age of Ultron as a powerful adversary of The Avengers, only to become an even more powerful ally. Wanda found strength in herself and in her extraordinary relationship with one highly unique individual, Vision. Marvel Studios: Legends explores Wanda's story as she grapples with cruel hardships and loss, a chaotic power that she strives to control, and shifting loyalties from those she trusts most.

"Vision": Born into the world in Avengers: Age of Ultron Vision chooses to fight on the side of humanity, though he himself is an artificial form of life. Marvel Studios: Legends follows Vision on his quest to understand humans more fully, evolving to be more like them, as he explores a romantic relationship with Wanda Maximoff in Captain America: Civil War. All of this leads to his final moments, as he makes the ultimate sacrifice for mankind, leaving those he loved to an uncertain future.

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Serving as Television Editor since 2018, Ray began five years earlier as a contributing writer/photographer before being brought onto the core BC team in 2017.

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