Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld will star in Hawkeye collectively (Image: James Devaney/GC Pictures)
Steinfeld becoming a member of Hawkeye as Kate Bishop has been one of many worst saved secrets and techniques in Hollywood, having been noticed filming in New York this month, the place she and Renner had been pictured on set together in costume.
Nonetheless, official affirmation of Steinfeld’s position didn’t land till final evening throughout Disney’s Investor Day.
The announcement coincided with the star’s twenty fourth birthday, which noticed her taking to Instagram to share a snap of her in full Kate Bishop apparel.
Within the message, she mentioned:’Extremely excited to formally share this with the world…’
Steinfeld is seen within the character’s iconic purple get-up, along with her signature bow and arrow slung throughout her again.
Co-star and on-screen mentor Renner additionally took the social media platform and wished Steinfeld a cheerful birthday, sharing one other picture of the 2 in gear.
As of now, little is understood in regards to the storyline of the present, however Kate Bishop has most famously acted as Clint Barton’s protege.
Bishop has been popping up loads in fashionable media, with the character also recently added to the Marvel’s Avengers video game.
Alongside the announcement, Disney confirmed that the present might be touchdown on its streaming service in late 2021, with Vera Farmiga, Fra Payment, Tony Dalton, Zahn McClarnon and Brian d’Arcy James additionally starring.
It was an exceptionally busy evening for Disney who introduced a truckload of latest reveals throughout a lot of its franchises. If you’d like to get the lowdown on the biggest ones, check out our breakdown here.