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‘Megan coached me’: Tatiana Maslany Reveals Megan Thee Stallion Trained Her for Infamous She-Hulk Twerking Scene Because Maslany’s ‘obsessed with her music’

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The third episode of She-Hulk is still a topic of conversation among Marvel fans. The episode was mostly in a discussion about its mid-credit scene, where She-Hulk is twerking with Megan Thee Stallion. The scene between She-Hulk and Megan Thee Stallion took over the internet after the release of the episode. It created a sort of ‘Love it or hate it, but you can’t ignore it,’ moment for the episode. 

The twerking part was the stepping stone in controversies for She-Hulk,
The twerking scene in She-Hulk

Many loved the scene, whereas many even complained about how the scene was unnecessary and doesn’t fit with the story. There were many arguments about the character and its portrayal in the show, but that is not something new for the show, as the show has been facing criticism for one thing or another ever since the release of its trailer.

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However, this time many came to the defense of She-Hulk, claiming that people only hated it cause it was a woman, and they would have celebrated if Ryan Reynolds had done something like this as Deadpool.

Some fans just took it as a comic credit scene for a show in the comedy genre. We can’t say anything about everyone else, but the lead actress of the show, Tatiana Maslany, loves the scene where she does some dance moves with her favorite rapper. 

Tatiana Maslany Is Obsessed With Megan Thee Stallion

Talking about the scene with TV Guide Tatiana Maslany and creators of the show, Kat Cairo and Jessica Gao, talked about what went down behind the scenes and how Megan Thee Stallion ended up on the show twerking with She-Hulk

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She-Hulk: Attorney at Law

Tatiana Maslany called the scene ‘the best scene in the MCU’ while expressing how happy she was when she learned that Megan Thee Stallion will be in the episode. 

“I’m in the mocap suit, and I’ve got a helmet on my head and I’m on this platform, and I’m next to one of my absolute favorite rappers on the planet,” Maslany said. Maslany also shared that she is a huge Megan Thee Stallion fan and has watched all of his music videos multiple times and has attended her live shows several times. 

She-Hulk stars Tatiana Maslany as the lead character, Jennifer Walters
Tatiana Maslany stars as the lead protagonist of She-Hulk

The scene was filmed with Maslany in a mocap suit with a helmet on top of a platform. She said, “Megan coached me because I’m obsessed with her music videos and have watched all of them numerous times, and seen her live several times.”

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How did Megan Thee Stallion Get a Cameo In She-Hulk?

The creators of the show, Kat Cairo and Jessica Gao, shared with TV Guide how Megan Thee Stallion got her cameo in the show. Director Kat Cairo said they were looking for a celebrity or star who would never date Dennis Bukowski. 

The team was discussing the names who came under the category when Jameela Jamil, the actress playing Titania in the show, shared that she had worked with Megan Thee Stallion and asked, “Do you want me to call her?”

The She-Hulk Team at SDCC 2022

Jameela Jamil said that she had worked with Megan Thee Stallion on HBO Max’s reality show Legendary, and can call her if they want. The team found her perfect and said, “That is such a terrible match, her and Dennis, it works great.” Cairo further says it was when they discovered that Maslany was a huge Megan Thee Stallion fan. 

Kat Cairo also said that Tatiana Maslany was super nervous when Megan came in for filming. But as it continued, she started to get comfortable and was ready for the scene. 

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Megan Thee Stallion appeared on episode 3 of the show. Her appearance was followed by Dennis Bukowski, being defrauded by an Asgardian elf, who impersonated Megan Thee Stallion, to date him. After which, the real Megan Thee Stallion also appears in the court, and later with Jennifer Walters, signing her as her attorney. 

She-Hulk premiers an episode on every Thursday on Disney+.

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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.