The Disney+ bound Hawkeye series seemingly has set its reticle on the future of the quiver-totting Avenger as the character may be undergoing the same gender-changes / passing of the mantle as Thor is in Thor: Love and Thunder.
According to a Variety report, Marvel is currently interested in actor Hailee Steinfeld for the lead role in Disney+’s Hawkeye series. Marvel has reportedly been offered the role of Kate Bishop in the upcoming Disney+ series.
Those familiar with the narrative arc of Hawkeye may be familiar with the name, as you should be. Bishop ultimately is the one takes on the Hawkeye mantle as the successor to Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner’s character). She is also best known as a member of the Young Avengers.
Actor Hailee Steinfeld is known for her role in the latest Transformers’ movie Bumblebee.
More as things develop.