Morbius came out on 1st April and is doing an okay job so far at the box office. But the critics are not liking the film and it only scored 15% on Rotten Tomatoes. The director of the film, Daniel Espinosa is known for films like Safe House and Life. But his recent work is among the worst Marvel movies. The movie is based on a scientist, who in an attempt to cure himself, messes up and transforms into a vampire-like creature. In a recent interview, the director has talked about Miles Morales soon becoming a part of MCU.
Daniel Espinosa says Miles Morales could join MCU
Post the release of Morbius, the director was in an interview with Uproxx. The interviewer and Daniel Espinosa discussed the various aspects of Morbius. While discussing the confusion caused by the post-credit scene of the film. The director was discussing how the MCU live-action universe works. And he talked about Spider-Verse, Miles Morales making an appearance. The director said, “I would bet your life that you would have Miles Morales from the Spider-Verse in the Marvel Cinematic Universe at some point.”
The director has also previously revealed that Morbius exists in the same universe as Venom and one of the Spider-Mans. The post-credit scene of Morbius also lays down the connection between the Sony and Marvel characters. Even in the Spider-Man: No Way Home, there is a reference to the character.
Miles Morales is the Spider-Man of the Spider-Verse
First introduced in 2011 by the Marvel comics is the Spider-Man of an alternate universe. He was introduced as the biracial Spider-Man and is the second one to appear in Ultimate Marvel. The development story of the character is similar to the story of Peter Parker, he was bitten by a radioactive spider too.
Miles Morales appeared as the mainstream character in 2015 in the Spider-Man animated series. But he wasn’t the lead in the show. In 2018, he became the protagonist of the feature film, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. The movie won the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. Fans are really excited about this and the Director’s comments are do get our hopes up to see Miles Morales in live-action.