Disney+ has become the success story of the current streaming landscape, shooting to 100 million subscribers a little over a year after launch. Part of that success has been due to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with the new MCU series dominating the cultural conversation. Marvel has promised a slew of shows to follow WandaVision, The Falcon & The Winter Soldier, and the upcoming Loki, including a Nick Fury-centric series called Marvel's Secret Invasion, and the details about the series sound so promising.
Nick Fury is low-key the most crucial character in the entire MCU enterprise. He is the glue that ties the early Phase 1 of the Infinity Saga together, the man who assembles the Avengers in the first place. The role requires both gravitas and swagger, a presence every Avenger will instantly respect with a bit of reverent awe. Samuel L. Jackson has played it with aplomb, appearing in 11 big-screen MCU films and taking a guest turn in the first season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Giving the man his own TV series was merely Marvel finally putting some respect on his name.
But what is this series that puts Fury front and center? Let's run down everything known about Secret Invasion to date: