New fan art imagined exactly what Wednesday star Jenna Ortega might look like as White Tiger in Marvel Studios’ Daredevil: Born Again series. Jenna Ortega may allegedly receive a live-action debut on Daredevil. The incredible art by artist Josh Clements went viral on the internet when he revealed it on Instagram. In the piece of art, he took to his imagination and portrayed what Wednesday star would look like in Marvel’s White Tiger, flaunting the character’s iconic white suit against a red New York skyline. Her eyes looked sharp and penetrating with claw-like nails painted green.
The legacy hero, White Tiger was co-created by Bill Mantlo and the late George Perez in 1975. White Tiger uses the power of a supernatural amulet to fight crime and injustice. The character is extremely powerful and brave. Even the character’s first incarnation, Puerto Rican was record-breaking with two of his successors — Angela del Toro and Ava Ayala. Puerto Rican was the first Latin American Marvel superhero.
Daredevil: Born Again Reportedly Adds White Tiger
Wednesday has become one of the most viewed English language TV shows on Netflix, receiving critical acclaim and love from the fans. Her performance as Wednesday Addams has been applauded widely. In a recent interview, she discussed the importance of embracing Wednesday’s status as a Latina protagonist.
[…] growing up, I didn’t really have a lot of representation on screen,” she said. “I remember for my fifth birthday, I actually asked my mom for a box of blonde hair dye, because I wanted to dye my hair blonde so that I could look like Cinderella. If you don’t have someone that you can relate to… it can be very discouraging.” She added, “I think it’s really important for not only every one to see it, but also for girls out there like me who just want to be seen.
Reports of White Tiger appearing in Daredevil: Born Again first circulated in November and it stirred excitement. However, they stated that it would be Ortega to take on the mantle for the Disney+ series. Nothing was confirmed by Marvel or Disney regarding these reports. But we do know that the series will extend to 18 episodes on Disney+ and is officially Cox and D’Onofrio’s second post-Netflix reunion as Matt Murdock/Daredevil and Wilson Fisk/Kingpin after 2023’s Echo spinoff
Both the aforesaid characters are incorporated into Phase 4 of the MCU in 2023. Cox will appear in Spider-Man: No Way Home and She-Hulk: Attorney at Law while D’Onofrio served as the final villain of Hawkeye. Also, we do know the cast members in Daredevil: Born Again starring opposite Charlie Cox and Vincent D’Onofrio are Margarita Levieva and Sandrine Holt, as well as Levieva’s The Deuce co-star Michael Gandolfini.