‘Eternals’ teaser trailer: Richard Madden and Gemma Chan’s Indian wedding; Kumail Nanjiani’s Bollywood dance number has Desi fans buzzing on Twitter | English Movie News

The first ‘Eternals‘ teaser is here and it promises to have Marvel superheroes channelling their Desi side and getting groovy to Bollywood tunes.

Marvel Studios debuted the exciting teaser trailer of the highly anticipated film directed by Academy Award–winner Chloé Zhao. Although this one will turn back the clock the dawn of civilization it still managed to squeeze in snippets of major Indian references that Desi fans will be eager to watch unfold on the big screen.

The epic story, spanning thousands of years, features a group of immortal beings forced out of the shadows to reunite against mankind’s oldest enemy – The Deviants. While the action sequences, epic superhero costumes, plot, even a possible New Avengers foreshadowing have had Marvel fans counting down the days to November 5, it is the Indian references in the trailer that got desi fans on Twitter buzzing.

It is impossible to miss the romantic scenes between Richard Madden‘s all-powerful Ikaris and Gemma Chan’s Sersi. Going by the looks of the teaser, their love story that spans over decades, even had the two tying the knot in the traditional Indian way, with Gemma in a saree and Madden in a sherwani.

That’s not all, Kumail Nanjiani will also be seen channelling his inner Bollywood star as his character Kingo gets groovy to some catchy tunes in a Bollywood-style dance number. In an interview with THR, the actor revealed that the Marvel film has a Bollywood dance sequence with over 50 dancers in it.

See the fan reaction that came in on Twitter:

The cast also features Lauren Ridloff as the super-fast Makkari, Brian Tyree Henry as the intelligent inventor Phastos, Salma Hayek as the wise and spiritual leader Ajak, Lia McHugh as the eternally young, old-soul Sprite, Don Lee as the powerful Gilgamesh, Barry Keoghan as aloof loner Druig, and Angelina Jolie as the fierce warrior Thena.