What If… Zombies?! MCU Goes "The Walking Dead" in Episode 5 Preview

Yesterday, we shared with all of you a look at Marvel Zombie versions of Captain America and Hawkeye in preparation for this week's episode of Disney+ and Marvel Studios' What If…?, as the animated alt-reality anthology series continues traveling down some pretty dark roads. Now viewers are getting a better look at what they can expect as well as a bit of backstory on how it all goes down in the following promo for the appropriately titled, "What If… Zombies?!"

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Now here's a look at the next episode of Disney+ and Marvel Studios' What If…?, where to save him from an attack from Thanos, Bruce Banner gets transported back to an Earth. Except it's an Earth unlike any he's had to deal with before- as things go all "The Walking Dead" in the following clip:

Marvel's What If…? flips the script on the MCU, reimagining famous events from the films in unexpected ways. Coming to Disney+ this August 11th from director Bryan Andrews and head writer AC Bradley, Marvel Studios' first animated series focuses on different heroes from the MCU (watched over by Wright's The Watcher), featuring a voice cast that includes a host of stars who reprise their roles (based on details previously released).

  • Ant-Man: Paul Rudd as Ant-Man and Michael Douglas as Hank Pym
  • Black Panther: Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther and Michael B. Jordan as Killmonger
  • Captain AmericaSebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes, Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter, Toby Jones as Arnim Zola, and Neal McDonough as Dum Dum Dugan
  • Guardians of the GalaxyKaren Gillan as Nebula, Sean Gunn as Kraglin, Michael Rooker as Yondu, and Djimon Hounsou as Korath
  • Thor: Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Natalie Portman as Jane Foster, Taika Waititi as Korg, and Jeff Goldblum as Grandmaster
  • Marvel Cinematic Universe: Benicio Del Toro as The Collector, Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange, Josh Brolin as Thanos, Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner/The Hulk, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, and Dominic Cooper as Howard Stark.

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About Ray Flook

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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