Stellar Creative Lab is excited to announce their contribution to What If…? the first animated series from Marvel Studios. The series, which recently premiered on Disney + is centered in the Marvel Universe that includes Loki, Black Widow, Winter Soldier, WandaVision and more.
Vancouver-based Stellar Creative Lab was one of the independent animation studios that collaborated with Marvel Studios on What If…? Stellar animated the nine-and-a-half-minute action-packed opening of the first season’s finale and is currently in production on three episodes for Season 2.
“Stellar is thrilled to be working in the Marvel Universe on Marvel Studios’ first animated series. We are so proud of our team for creating such world class content for our wonderful partners at Marvel Studios,” says Stellar Co-Founder Hasmi Ferguson.
Each episode focuses on a different hero from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. What If…? imagines what would happen if the events we saw in the Marvel films worked out differently. In true Marvel style, the stories will always speak to the heart of our circumstance. Testing their mettle, and in the end exploring the many definitions of what it means to be a hero.
Stellar’s other credits include Disney’s Baymax Dreams Real-time Shorts, Fancy Nancy, Golden Age and The Addams Family cg-feature marketing and they are currently working on a flagship animated series for DreamWorks Television Animation.
Marvel Studios’ first animated series, taking inspiration from the comic books of the same name. Each episode will explore a pivotal moment from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and turn it on its head, leading the audience into uncharted territory. What If…? flips the script on the MCU, reimagining famous events from the films in unexpected ways. Marvel Studios’ first animated series focuses on different heroes from the MCU, featuring a voice cast that includes a host of stars who reprise their roles including The characters in the series include The Watcher, voiced by Jeffrey Wright. The series is directed by Bryan Andrews; Ashley Bradley is head writer. Marvel Studios’ What If…? launched on Disney+ on August 11th.