The showrunner of the series explained why Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who brought the character to life in Avengers: Age of Ultron, did not appear.
WandaVision It was the first series that Marvel premiered for Disney + and caused MCU fans to start 2021 in the best way. The production had many mysteries and now, the showrunner of the series, Jac Schaeffer, revealed one that sparked hundreds of theories; told the sad reason why Evan Peters played Quicksilver.
Said actor was in charge of giving life to the character in the saga X–Men, which caused many to begin to speculate about a possible multiverse, which was never shown at the end of the series. However, until now it has never been confirmed why Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who brought the character to life in Avengers: Age of Ultron, it was not Quicksilver on WandaVision.
“We had a psychologist who would guide us in everything related to grief. He came to the writers room and we did a little research on this, and there is a lot about how people remember the faces of people they have lost. The anxiety of not remembering them. faces of loved ones, actively remembering things badly or badly as a self-preservation tactic, all of that became fascinating to us, and we thought that by casting Evan Peters in the role, it would not only have that effect on Wandabut it would also provide a metalayer for the audience, “said Jac Shaeffer, who was also a screenwriter for WandaVision, during his participation in the Empire magazine podcast.
“I couldn’t have anticipated it … I don’t know, maybe Mary Livanos and Kevin Feige say, ‘Yes, it’s like that all the time.’ But to me, these theories are crazy! It wasn’t part of my thinking, and also, that is not my department, “he added about what this change generated with the fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, who assured that the X-Men would enter the franchise or appear Dr. Strange or some other character; in the end none of this happened.
In the end, the character that Evan Peters brought to life was not the interconnection between the universes, but it was an important moment to show how the Scarlet Witch lived in complete confusion within the world that she created from her pain.
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