Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany has landed the titular role in Disney’s Marvel’s She-Hulk on Disney+. Outside of Orphan Black, Maslany has also appeared in Heartland, Instant Star, and Parks and Recreation.
Earlier this week it was revealed that Kat Coiro was hired to direct multiple episodes including the series pilot. Coiro’s directorial filmography includes It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia, Modern Family, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Rick and Morty writer Jessica Gao is leading the writer’s room. Gao wrote the infamous Pickle Rick episode, so she’s well versed in green characters.
She-Hulk, aka Jessica Walters, is the cousin of Bruce Banner. An emergency blood transfusion from Banner gives her powers, but unlike Banner she retains her intelligence and personality.