Variety, citing an informed source, reports that Samuel L. Jackson will return to the role of Nick Fury in the new Marvel series filmed for Disney+. There are no details about the name and plot of the new series, it is known that Kyle Bradstreet will be the producer and screenwriter.
Head of the SHIELD anti-terrorist organization Nick Fury first appeared in the MCU in the 2008 film Iron Man. After that, he repeatedly appeared in various films and TV series. He helped assemble the first Avengers squad, and after the collapse of SHIELD, went underground and continued to help various superheroes in the fight against evil.
In addition to the new series, Disney continues to work on other MCU projects, including WandaVision, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, She-Hulk, Loki, and others.
Samuel L. Jackson is one of the most famous actors, who has appeared in over 100 films. Most often he works with directors Quentin Tarantino and Spike Lee. With such a significant filmography, the role of Nick Fury in the new series will be the first regular role for the actor on television.