After years of speculation, Samuel L. Jackson will star in a new MCU series project as Nick Fury. Variety is reporting that Samuel L. Jackson has closed a deal to return as Nick Fury for the series which will be set in the MCU like most Marvel Studios series.
The Nick Fury series will be written and executive produced by Kyle Bradstreet. Variety didn’t specify if it will be a solo project for the head of the S.H.I.E.L.D agency or it will feature previous or new characters. This won’t be the first time reprise his role on TV, he made cameo appearances in a couple of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD episodes.
Plot details aren’t available yet, but the last Fury was mentioned in the Marvel Cinematic Universe it revealed that he had been replaced by a Skrulls, a shapeshifting alien race. He was last seen onboard a Skrull ship in deep space. It will be interesting to see