“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” (“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” in its original language) includes several clues about the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU, for its acronym in English), as well as new characters, including America Chavez and the Illuminati.
The latter appeared when Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) and America arrive on Earth-838 and are deceived by that version of Karl Mordo, who brings them before the Illuminati to decide their destinies.
In “Doc Strange 2″ It is about a group that watches over the safety of their universe and managed to defeat Thanos. It is made up of Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic (John Krasinski), Maria Rambeau/Captain Marvel (Lashana Lynch), Peggy Carter/Captain Carter (Hayley Atwell), Black Bolt (Anson Mount), Karl Mordo (Chiwetel Ejiofor) and Professor Charles Xavier. (Patrick Stewart). But what else is known about this group? What are they like in the Marvel comics?
WHO ARE THE ILLUMINATI?
According to information from Marvelthe illuminatiwho first appeared in “New Avengers” #7 (July 2005), were a secret society that formed very shortly after the Kree-Skrull War and is comprised of several of the world’s mightiest heroes.
Tony Stark, along with Black Panther, decided to form a mega group that would be prepared to face great threats. Although T’challa chose not to join the group, the original members are Sorcerer Supreme Doctor Strange; Black Bolt, King of the Inhumans; Charles Xavier, founder of the X-Men; Reed Richards, founding member of the Fantastic Four; Namor, King of Atlantis; and Iron Man.
The illuminati They parted ways and reunited several times. The first time the group disbanded was when Iron Man tricked the Hulk into going into space and then sent him from Earth to a distant planet. As well as for the departure of Namor and the disappearance of Professor Xavier.
They subsequently reunited when Iron Man announced the Superhuman Registration Act, but most declared their opposition, leaving Iron Man and Reed Richards alone. The last time they got back together was when the Avengers assembled discovered a Skrull posing as Elektra.
While investigations were underway, Black Bolt revealed that he was also a Skrull and attacked the rest of the Illuminati. Though a new breed of supersoldier came close to eliminating Iron Man and his group, Namor managed to destroy the alien warrior.
MEMBERS OF THE ILLUMINATI
- Iron Man/Anthony Stark: one of the leaders of the Avengers and a representative of technology.
- Mr. Fantastico/Reed Richards: leader of the Fantastic Four and representative of science.
- Dr. Strange/Stephen Strange – The Sorcerer Supreme and representative of magic and the mystical.
- Black Bolt/Blackagar Boltagon: Former King and representative of the Inhumans.
- Professor X/Charles Xavier: Former leader and founder of The X-Men, he represented the mutants.
- Black Panther/T’Challa: Former King of Wakanda and great scientist.
- Namor: King of the extinct Atlantis.
- Beast/Dr. Henry McCoy: founding member of the X-Men and representative of the Mutant society. He replaces Charles Xavier.
- Hulk/Bruce Banner/Doc Green: a member of the Avengers.
- Captain Britain/Brian Braddock: A member of the Captain Britain Corporation, protectors of the multiverse.
- Amadeus Cho: one of the brightest young minds in the world.
- Medusa: Queen of the Inhumans.
- Captain America/ Steve Rogers: member of The Avengers and US Secretary of Defense.
- Ant-Man/Dr. Hank Pym: creator of the Pym Particles.