Malala Yousafzai just lately shared how a lot she pertains to the brand new Marvel mini-series Ms. Marvel, because the present depicts Imaan Vellani as an American-Pakistani superhero from an immigrant Muslim household.
The present presents MCU’s first Muslim superhero, and revolves round Kamala Khan, a New Jersey teen who’s a significant fan of Captain Marvel.
Malala, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, posted a particular be aware for the present on her Instagram story that learn: “It’s not on daily basis that I activate the TV and discover a character that eats the identical meals, listens to the identical music, or makes use of the identical Urdu phrases as me.”
Thanking the creators of the present, the Malala continued, “What a pleasure to see Ms. Marvel mirror the lives of a Pakistani immigrant household and reveal a younger superhero whose powers hook up with her heritage. Thanks, Marvel and Disney+, and most significantly, Ms. Marvel.”
Marvel additionally reposted Malala’s be aware on their official deal with as a present of appreciation.