‘Moon Knight’ Director Addresses Rumors Of A Mark Ruffalo Cameo

Mohamed Diab, director of Marvel’s Disney Plus collection Moon Knighthas addressed the rumors that Mark Ruffalo was resulting from cameo within the collection as Bruce Banner.

Forward of the discharge of Marvel’s Moon Knight on Disney Plus, rumors swirled that Mark Ruffalo was resulting from seem after the actor was seen with Oscar Isaac whereas the collection was being filmed. Followers caught sight of the 2 actors and even bought photographs with each of them exterior a lodge the place they have been each staying in Budapest whereas Moon Knight was filming there. Whereas it appeared apparent Ruffalo could be reprising the function of Bruce Banner for the Marvel collection, director Mohamed Diab has confirmed there have been no Bruce Banner scenes left on Moon Knight‘s chopping room flooring.

Because it seems, Mark Ruffalo occurred to be in Budapest for a wholly unrelated challenge whereas Moon Knight was filming and ended up in the identical lodge as Oscar Isaac by coincidence. Mohamed Diab factors out that Budapest is a small metropolis, so it wasn’t significantly stunning the 2 ended up in the identical lodge as one another. In a current interview with Streamr, Diab defined:

“I am blissful to place bury that rumor, we have been taking pictures in Budapest, and Budapest is the hub for taking pictures motion pictures today. So, [Mark Ruffalo] was simply taking pictures one other film… That is all. He was in the identical lodge. It is a small metropolis. Everyone seems to be staying in the identical lodge, however when folks noticed them collectively they have been similar to ‘what.’ Yeah, yeah, so anybody else you noticed and did not have a cameo, it means they have been on the lodge taking pictures a film there.”

Whereas it is a outstanding coincidence the 2 Marvel actors have been in Budapest, taking pictures separate initiatives on the identical time, a cameo from Mark Ruffalo in all probability would not have made an excessive amount of sense in Moon Knight. The collection was certainly one of few Marvel initiatives to not set foot within the US (save for a number of flashbacks), the place Bruce Banner is predicated – its episodes break up their time between England and Egypt. There was actually little room for the Hulk to get entangled within the collection’ plot, which revolved across the gods of historic Egypt.

Right here is the synopsis for Moon Knight:

The collection follows Steven Grant, a mild-mannered gift-shop worker, who turns into plagued with blackouts and reminiscences of one other life. Steven discovers he has dissociative identification dysfunction and shares a physique with mercenary Marc Spector. As Steven/Marc’s enemies converge upon them, they have to navigate their advanced identities whereas thrust right into a lethal thriller among the many highly effective gods of Egypt.

Created by Jeremy Slater, the Disney Plus collection stars Oscar Isaac, Could Calamawy, Karim El Hakim, F. Murray Abraham, Ethan Hawke, Ann Akinjirin, David Ganly, Khalid Abdalla, Gaspard Ulliel, Antonia Salib, Fernanda Andrade, Rey Lucas, Sofia Danu, and Saba Mubarak.

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