Owen Wilson is joining the Marvel universe! The news was announced today that he will play an unspecified character in Loki, an upcoming series from Disney+ and Marvel Studios.

Tom Hiddleston will reprise his role as the beloved "Loki" in the series. Loki is scheduled for release in 2021. The series will reportedly connect with the upcoming Doctor Strange film, also due out in 2021. 

Owen Wilson arrives at the premiere of "Father Figures" in 2017.

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Disney+ and Marvel Studios

Disney+ is shaping up to be a must-have for fans of the Marvel Cinematic UniverseLoki is just one of seven live-action Marvel series planned for the Disney streaming service. 

Falcon and the Winter Soldier as well as WandaVision are already scheduled for release later this year.

Owen Wilson arrives at the premiere of "No Escape" in 2015.

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Owen Wilson and other casting notes

Now that Wilson has been confirmed for Loki, he joins Tom Hiddleston as well as British actress Sophia Di Martino in the series. Viewers may recognize Di Martino if they are familiar with British TV shows or the recent Beatles film Yesterday.

Catch Owen Wilson in six episodes of Loki when they debut in 2021! We await more details on the show until then.