So Sigourney Weaver has joined the cast of Marvel’s The Defenders and the internet just went nuts.
The Aliens actress was welcomed by a roaring applause as she walked onstage during the Iron Fist panel at New York Comic Con, announced as the yet-to-be-named villain whom The Defenders will be facing off against in the Netflix Original Series, coming in 2017.
SIGOURNEY WEAVER IS THE DEFENDERS VILLAIN!?!?! 😱😱😱 BRRRRRRRRRRUH
— Mitch Gosling (@Mitch692) October 9, 2016
Holy Shit, Sigourney Weaver's Gonna Be The Villain In Marvel's "Defenders" https://t.co/lWtrBQuqk4
— William Reid (@tvreider) October 9, 2016
Sigourney Weaver's going to be in The Defenders. I cannot tell you how utterly fucking happy I am at this.
— Catdragon🐲 (@heasgarnich) October 9, 2016
I LOVE KRYSTEN RITTER I LOVE SIGOURNEY WEAVER I LOVE THEM TOGETHER WTF I WAS BLESSED
— sydney (@harleyqxinn) October 9, 2016
But the cutest reaction was probably from Krysten Ritter (Jessica Jones).
Look how calm she is …
And then suddenly … SIGOURNEY!
See that face??
Look at her…
Have you ever seen a face filled with so much joy?
Ha yeah I have no chill https://t.co/LJzHNvHbvF
— krysten ritter (@Krystenritter) October 9, 2016
It’s like all her ‘Sweet Christmases’ came at once.
Sigourney Weaver joins Krysten Ritter (Jessica Jones), Mike Colter (Luke Cage), Charlie Cox (Daredevil) and Finn Jones (Iron Fist) on Marvel’s The Defenders, coming to Netflix in 2017. Bring it on.