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“Marvel has to recast Jonathan Majors”: Jonathan Majors Getting Arrested for Assaulting Women Stirs Concerns Among Marvel Fans Ahead of Avengers: Kang Dynasty

"Marvel has to recast Jonathan Majors": Jonathan Majors Getting Arrested for Assaulting Women Stirs Concerns Among Marvel Fans Ahead of Avengers: Kang Dynasty

After making his Marvel movie debut with Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, Jonathan Majors rocked the box office with Creed III. While Majors is thriving in his professional life, his personal life doesn’t seem to follow the same. The American actor has allegedly been accused of assaulting a 30-year-old woman and was arrested by the New York Police Department on Saturday for the same.

Jonathan Majors' as Kang The Conquerer in Ant-Man and The Wasp: Quantumania
Jonathan Majors’ as Kang The Conquerer

The NYPD has released a statement regarding his arrest. However, his representatives have denied any charges, saying that Majors has done nothing wrong.

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Jonathan Majors Arrested For Assualt in New York

Jonathan Majors has allegedly been charged with assault and was arrested in New York on Saturday. The NYPD responded to a 911 call from Chelsea, where a 33-year-old male and a 30-year-old female were involved in a domestic dispute.

Jonathan Majors at the Quantumania red carpet event
Jonathan Majors at the Quantumania red carpet

The New York Police Department has released a statement saying, “The victim informed police she was assaulted. Officers placed the 33-year-old male into custody without incident.” The victim was taken to the hospital as she sustained minor injuries to her head and neck.

It has been reported that the man involved in the incident was Jonathan Majors and he is charged with strangulation, assault, and harassment. His relationship with the victim is described as “domestic,” and he is not under police custody for now. His representatives have said that the Marvel star has done nothing wrong, and they are trying to sort out the whole situation.

Jonathan Majors in Loki
Jonathan Majors in Loki

Followed by the incident, Marvel fans are demanding the studio recast Kang for the upcoming films. Majors made his MCU debut with the Ant-Man threequel earlier this year and is also expected to appear in future films as well. The studio has not said anything regarding his assault charges yet.

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Fans Demand Marvel to Reacst Kang

Marvel fans have started asking the studio to recast Kang in the MCU after Jonathan Majors was allegedly accused of assault and harassment. Fans took to Twitter to share their opinion on the 33-year-old actor’s behavior and how there have been indications of “big red flags” in his behavior.

The Devotion star is expected to appear in the second season of Loki and the next Avengers films The Kang Dynasty and Secret Wars. Fans noted that these reports of him allegedly being an abuser is not a good indication for the studio’s upcoming projects, especially the ones that are associated with Majors.

So far, Marvel Studios has not said anything about the alleged accusations. However, fans have seemingly put out their verdict as they claim that they no longer wish to see an alleged abuser in the MCU.

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Source: Twitter

Written by Laxmi Rajput

Laxmi Rajput is a writer at Fandomwire. She finished her Post Graduation in Broadcast Journalism and worked as a Business News writer for a year. But her interest in entertainment and pop culture compelled her to find a way towards Entertainment Journalism. She has worked across various fields and has 2 years of experience in content writing. She likes reading, music, movies, and traveling. She aspires to become a fiction writer in the future.