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This article accommodates spoilers for Moon Knight episode three all through
Moon Knight‘s third episode premiered today on Disney Plus and continues the show’s scorching streak. This week’s episode ends with a touching dedication to actor Gaspard Ulliel, who died aged 37 in a skiing accident in January. The French actor performs Anton Mogart, depicted right here as a fabulously wealthy collector of historical Egyptian artifacts with very doubtful morality.
This was considered one of Ulliel’s final performances, although plainly his remaining on-screen efficiency will probably be in Emily Atef’s upcoming movie More Than Ever, due for release later this yr.
Fans have been paying tribute to Ulliel’s posthumous MCU debut on Twitter, with many noting that he was taken from us too quickly:
Others are merely paying their respects and praising his efficiency:
Some additionally questioned whether or not Marvel Studios had future plans for his character:
It’s notable that Ulliel’s Anton Mogart didn’t have any of the important thing traits of his comic-book counterpart, resembling a caped costume and penchant for committing heists on the stroke of midnight.
Mogart could but return in future episodes of Moon Knight, although it’s probably that Marvel Studios have been additionally retaining Midnight Man on the again burner for future MCU appearances. Those at the moment are unlikely to occur, as Kevin Feige has to this point proven reticence in recasting characters whose actors have died.
If you wish to see extra of Ulliel, we suggest the 2004 World War I film A Very Long Engagement, his efficiency as dressmaker Yves Saint-Laurent in 2012’s Saint Laurent, and his César Award-winning lead position in 2016’s It’s Only the End of the World.