WNA was lucky enough to talk to the cast and creators of Marvel’s newest television show, Cloak & Dagger, which will be premiering on Freeform on June 7th. The show features real teens, and like Hulu’s Runaways will be serving as a bridge between Marvel’s more adult themed shows. The cast and creators were eager to discuss how this show is pulling from real world events, such as gentrification, police brutality, and class dynamics. Check out the interviews below!
Olivia Holt (Dagger) & Aubrey Joseph (Cloak)
Olivia Holt (Dagger) & Aubrey Joseph (Cloak) discuss playing the titular characters on Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger, what it was like playing off one another, and why this show is relevant in today’s current times.
Jeph Loeb (Executive Producer)
Jeph Loeb discusses the creation of Marvel’s newest television show, Cloak and Dagger, and how it fits in with the greater television universe.
Joe Pokaski (Showrunner)
Joe Pokaski discusses some of the real world issues that are going to be addressed in Freeform’s new show Cloak & Dagger, why its an important show to be on television, and the changing dynamic between the characters.
Gina Prince-Bythewood (Director)
Gina Prince-Bythewood, discusses directing the pilot of Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger, helping cast the main characters, and what it was like filming on site in New Orleans.