Iman Velani is a Canadian actress based in New Jersey. The MARVEL Universe has announced that she is chosen by the character of Kamala Khan in the upcoming MCU series, MS. Marvel on Disney+.
With that, Vellani becomes Marvel’s first Muslim character with her own title.
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As mentioned above, Iman Vellani belongs to Canada and currently resides in New Jersey. She spent her entire childhood there and always had a dream to become a mainstream actress.
Iman Vellani Age
She is 18 years old, as Vellani was born on September 3, 2002. According to her Birthdate, she falls under Virgo’s zodiac sign that defines her as tremendous will power, organizational skills, and people skills.
Kamala Khan Age (Character in Ms. Marvel)
The character she plays, Kamala Khan’s age is 16 years old Pakistani-Canadian Muslim teenage girl in the Ms. Marvel series.
How Does She Get The Proposal of Ms. Marvel?
According to reporter Borys Kit, Marvel Studios has been finding actresses this summer for their upcoming project and decided to pick Vellani as Kamala Khan between late August and early September. Previously, Vellani was featured in the Toronto International Film Festival’s (TIFF) Next Wave Committee in 2019.
Marvel has said, “The character she will play is Muslim Canadian-Pakistani 16 years old teenage girl who is living in New Jersey.The character Kamala Khan has an “an Inhuman ability to alter shape and size and employs an idealistic attitude as much as any power to make the world a better place. “
You may see her as Protecting her own homeland New Jersey and eventually joining the Avengers.” This is the first big mainstream movie for Iman Vellani. As she is very connected with the MCU by soul, so people are hoping that she will get her task done correctly.
Question asked by Reporter to Vellani,” What is the Upcoming Marvel’s movie that you’re waiting for?” She instantly answered, “I love the cast and concept of She-Hulk. Right Now, I am eagerly waiting for the She-Hulk.”
Many people have congratulated her for the character of Ms. Marvel series.
Justin Kroll has tweeted, “EXCLU: Newcomer Iman Vellani lands MS. MARVEL role in Marvel and Disney Plus series.“
Kumail Nanjiani has tweeted, “I just saw they cast Ms. Marvel and legit got teary-eyed. Congratulations, Iman! Your work is going to mean so much to so many people, myself included. I can’t wait.“
Social Media Appearance
Though she wasn’t much of a familiar or well-known actress until Disney+ announcement, after MCU’s announcement, it seems like she opened a new fresh Instagram, where she only posted three photos (as of writing the content).
However, those two photos were enough to verify that she was the actual Iman Vellani. Right now, she is only active on Instagram, by having over 20K followers on Instagram, As her Twitter account is currently temporarily unavailable.
Iman Vellani WIki
|Known For||Ms. Marvel|
|Height||5 Feet 4 Inches|
163 Centimetres (In CM)
128 lbs (in Pounds)
|Followers||20K on Instagram (Oct 1 2020)|