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Development & Production


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May. 30, 2020
Squeeze Studio Animation was said to not be using motion capture technology for 'What If...?'   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 15, 2020
'What If...?'s' production was said to be continuing remotely due to COVID-19.   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 18, 2019
'What If...?' season 1 was confirmed to consist of ten episodes.   (Marvel Studios)
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Dec. 18, 2019
'What If...?' season 2 was confirmed to be in production.   (Marvel Studios)
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Apr. 11, 2019
'What If...?' was confirmed to be in development.   (Disney)

Mar. 12, 2019
Marvel Studios was reported to be developing an animated Disney+ series based on Marvel's "What If" comic book series.   (SlashFilm)

Crew


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Oct. 29, 2020
Laura Karpman was reported to have joined the crew of 'What If...?' as series composer.   (Variety)

Cast


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Jan. 11, 2021
Frank Grillo confirmed that he joined the cast of 'What If...?' as Crossbones.   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 19, 2020
Robert Downey Jr.'s Iron Man was confirmed to appear in 'What If.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 19, 2020
Chadwick Boseman was confirmed to have recorded numerous episodes for 'What If.'   (Cast/Crew)

Aug. 31, 2020
Chadwick Boseman was rumored to have recorded his lines for 'What If...?' prior to his death.   (Daniel Richtman)
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Nov. 22, 2019
Robert Downey Jr. was reported to not be voicing nor appearing in 'What If...?'   (Cast/Crew)

Nov. 12, 2019
Robert Downey Jr. was said to be reprising his role as Iron Man in 'What If...?'   (Cast/Crew)
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Nov. 03, 2019
Michael Douglas said he was unaware of his role in 'What If...?' despite being officially cast in the series.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Jeffery Wright was officially cast to voice The Watcher in 'What If...?'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'What If...?' was confirmed to feature a voice cast of over 25 MCU actors, including Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, and Hayley Atwell.   (Marvel Studios)

Release Date


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Apr. 08, 2021
'What If...?' was confirmed to be released in the Summer of 2021.   (Disney)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'What If...? was confirmed to release in Summer 2021.   (Marvel Studios)

Plot


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Jan. 03, 2021
A.C. Bradley said that 'What If...?' will feature "more than a few surprising MCU cameos" and "characters can and do pop up in more than one episode."   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 19, 2020
Kevin Feige said that 'What If' will present "all sorts of stories [Marvel] couldn't explore through live-action."   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 11, 2019
The first episode of 'What If...' was confirmed to explore Peggy Carter receiving the Super Soldier Serum and a scrawny Steve Rogers fighting battles in World War II wearing Howard Stark-created armor.   (Disney)
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Apr. 11, 2019
'What If...?' was confirmed to be set in alternate realities within the Marvel Cinematic Universe.   (Disney)
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Mar. 12, 2019
'What If...?' was reported to be an anthology with each episode having a different premise.   (SlashFilm)
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Mar. 12, 2019
'What If...?' was reported to have an episode that explored the question "What if Loki had found the hammer of Thor?"   (SlashFilm)

Promotional


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Apr. 12, 2021
A new batch of promotional art for 'What If...?' was revealed.   (Promotional Art)
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Apr. 11, 2021
A new promotional image showcasing the leads of 'What If...?' as Guardians of the Multiverse was revealed.   (Promotional Image)
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Dec. 23, 2020
A new still of The Watcher from 'What If...?' was officially revealed.   (Marvel Studios)
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Dec. 11, 2020
A trailer for 'What If...?' was officially revealed.   (Marvel Studios)
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Nov. 12, 2019
New footage from 'What If...?' was released in the 'Marvel Studios: Expanding the Universe' Disney+ special.   (Disney)
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Aug. 23, 2019
The first image at Hayley Atwell as Captain Carter in 'What If...?' was released.   (Promotional Image)
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Aug. 23, 2019
An image of Peggy Carter receiving the Super Soldier Serum in 'What If...?' was released.   (Marvel Studios)
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Aug. 23, 2019
Promotional footage for 'What If...?' at the D23 Expo showed alternate versions of MCU characters experiencing key moments from the MCU.   (Marvel Studios)