Avengers: The Kang Dynasty (2026)

Avengers: The Kang Dynasty is the fifth Avengers film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and will bring together heroes, new and old, to face off against the omnipotent Kang the Conquerer. The Kang Dynasty will also mark the beginning of phase 6 of the MCU.

Release Date:
May 1, 2026
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Kathryn Newton, Jonathan Majors, Iman Vellani, Mark Ruffalo, Hailee Steinfield, Anthony Mackie, Benedict Wong, Simu Liu, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dominique Thorne, Xochitl Gomez, Chris Hemsworth, Brie Larson
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356–400 million
The Amazing Spider-Man, Shang-Chi 2, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Daredevil, Ant-Man and the Wasp
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