'Secret Invasion': Cobie Smulders Returning as Maria Hill

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Martin Hansson

The report comes via Deadline and announces that the Smulders will be reprising her role in the  Marvel Cinematic Universe as Maria Hill, former S.H.I.E.L.D Deputy  Director and close confidant of Nick Fury, who will also play a  prominent role in the upcoming series.

The original Secret Invasion comic book storyline follows the shape-shifting aliens known as the Skrull replacing several of Marvel’s  most prominent heroes as they try to conquer Earth. The Skrull played a  large role in the 2019 film Captain Marvel

Along with Smulders and Jackson returning as the previously mentioned Nick Fury, the series will also see Ben Mendelsohn returning to the MCU as the Skrull leader Talos, Other members of the cast include Olivia Colman, Emilia Clarke, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Christopher McDonald, Carmen Ejogo, and Killian Scott..