For months now fans have been patiently waiting to hear more about an animated Deadpool Series from Donald Glover and FX. This weekend it was announced that Marvel had parted ways with FX and Glover due to “creative differences.” Marvel has yet to comment on the situation but yesterday Glover tweeted pages of a “Finale” script for the show, ripping into Marvel, and giving us a taste of what the show could have been like.
The Marvel Universe is going to get a bit bigger when Infinity War hits theatres on April 27th. After ongoing rumors that Game of Thrones’ Peter Dinklage would be part of the Marvel epic, the casting has been confirmed with the recent poster release for the film.
20th Century Fox has released a brand new trailer for the highly anticipated Deadpool sequel. The film still has yet to be given an official title, but is one of the most anticipated releases of the summer. Ryan Reynolds returns as the Merc with a Mouth alongside Weasel (T.J. Miller), Vanessa (Morena Baccarin), Blind Al (Leslie Uggams), Dopinder (Karan Soni) and Negasonic Teenage Warhead (Brianna Hildebrand). The film will also see the introduction of fellow mutants, Cable (Josh Brolin) and Domino (Zazie Beetz). Terry Crews, Shioli Kutsuna and Eddie Marsan have also been cast in undisclosed roles. Check out the new trailer here!
A recent report by THR has confirmed that Spike Lee is in negotiations with Sony to direct a film based on the Marvel superhero Nightwatch. The film is being written by Luke Cage showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker and continues Sony’s attempt to expand their superhero franchises past Spider-Man. Other upcoming Sony films include a Venom film starring Tom Hardy (set for release this October) and Silver and Black, a film based on the Spider-Man characters Silver Sable and Black Cat (in pre-production).
This Spring will see the release of Avengers: Infinity War, the third Avengers film, and the 19th film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Once a week leading up to the release of the film, we’re going to dive into each of the Marvel films that led up to it. Today we’re continuing things with a look into the second film in the MCU, The Incredible Hulk.
This Spring will see the culmination of the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe with the release of Avengers: Infinity War. The Third Avengers film, and the 19th film in the shared cinematic Universe. Once a week, leading up to the release of the film we’re going to dive into each of the Marvel films that led up to it. Today we’re starting things off with the first film in the MCU, Iron Man.
Netflix and Marvel have had a great track record in recent years with the TV shows based on Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist. As well as the Team-Up series, The Defenders. For the most part these shows have received praise from fans and critics alike for not only being solid material but truly realizing each of the titular characters. After the introduction of The Punisher in season 2 of Daredevil and the praise for Jon Berenthal’s performance as the gun toting vigilante, a TV series based on the character was greenlit. That show was released last weekend and may in fact be Marvel and Netflix’s best venture yet.
In the fall of 2013 it was announced that Marvel was working on creating TV series for Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage. The plan being for them to all then group together in a separate team up series The Defenders. Netflix picked up the project, starting with Season 1 of Daredevil. Since then the properties have become huge Hits for Netflix and Marvel and have led to a second season for Daredevil, with a third on the way, second seasons of Jessica Jones and Luke Cage currently in production, a Punisher spinoff coming late this year and the group series Defenders hitting Netflix this August.
Marvel brought it’s upcoming “event” TV series Inhumans to Comic-Con this year with a panel featuring the cast, and debuted a new trailer for the series which will premiere in IMAX theatres before being presented weekly on ABC. You can check out the new trailer below followed by our rundown of some of the most noteworthy aspects of the SDCC panel.
The film industry has changed drastically over the past ten years for one very specific reason, Superheroes. Continue reading SDCC 2017: Why It Matters and What to Expect