What is Secret Invasion (TV) About?
Secret Invasion is a Disney+ television miniseries and part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), crafted by Kyle Bradstreet. It delves into a plotline led by Nick Fury, portrayed by Samuel L. Jackson, and Talos, played by Ben Mendelsohn, who first appeared together in the MCU films. The series is thematically centered around a covert incursion by Skrulls, a species of shape-shifting aliens who have been surreptitiously embedding themselves within Earth’s society. This earth-shattering revelation sets the stage for a tense narrative in which the extent and ramifications of the Skrull's long-term subterfuge come to light. The show boasts a compelling ensemble cast including Kingsley Ben-Adir, Killian Scott, and Academy Award-winner Olivia Colman among others, blending elements of espionage and science fiction. The series springs from the fertile grounds of the Marvel Comics event of the same name and promises to extend the intricate storytelling and character development that is a hallmark of the MCU. With the intricate direction of Ali Selim and Bradstreet at the helms as head writer, Secret Invasion aims to provide a gripping addition to the overarching Marvel narrative landscape.
The first episode of Secret Invasion aired on June 21, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on July 26, 2023.