Marvel promotes executive who suggested dropping 'Men' from 'X-Men' title: 'I think it's outdated'

Alonso, Marvel’s president of physical and post production, visual effects, and animation production, called the titleoutdated” 在一个 2019 appearance onNuke The Fridge.

Can you give me a little hint of … where the future is going and the excitement?” the host asked Alonso.

I don’t know where the future is going. It’s funny that people call it the ‘X-Men.There’s a lot of female superheroes in that ‘X-Men’ group. 所以, I think it’s outdated. I don’t know where it’s going to go,” 她回应.


Victoria Alonso, a president at Marvel, previously called the ‘X-Men’ title ‘outdated.'

Victoria Alonso, a president at Marvel, previously called the ‘X-Men’ title ‘outdated.(杰西·格兰特/盖蒂图片社为迪士尼拍摄的照片)

Marvel addressed the role of the women superheroes in the most recent “X战警” 电影, “Dark Phoenix.

“顺便说说, women are always saving the men around here,” Mystique (珍妮弗·劳伦斯) said to Charles (James McAvoy) in the film.

Alonso was recently promoted to her role in a president position at Marvel.


Victoria has been an incredible partner and part of our team since the very first ‘Iron Man,’” Kevin Feige, 总统, Marvel Studios and chief creative officer, 奇迹, and D’Esposito told Deadline about her promotion.

She is one of the most dynamic, candid and accessible executives in the industry and we’re thrilled that she’ll continue to be by our side in this elevated role as we lead Marvel Studios into the future.

Upcoming films Alonso has been working on include “永恒族,” “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” 和 “雷神: Love and Thunder.