In some very unsurprising news, THE FLASH received a full season pickup from The CW (courtesy of deadline). When you’re easily your network’s #1 rated show, that goes with the territory.
We’re almost at the peak of comic book live action television for this fall as shows are settling into their season and THE WALKING DEAD joins the fray this week.
Come 2016, two of the biggest, most iconic characters in the history of the superhero movie genre will be pitted against one another, and so will Batman and Superman. Variety’s Marc Graser has posted one bombshell of an article, reporting that Robert Downey, Jr. is in talks with Marvel Studios to join Chris Evans in CAPTAIN AMERICA 3. For the first time ever, though, audiences may find it a little difficult to like Tony Stark, a.k.a. Iron Man, when he plays the role of antagonist to Captain America in an adaptation of Marvel’s famed CIVIL WAR storyline from the comics. Continue reading
Sure, the concept art was cool, but Marvel has upped the ante with the first official look at Charlie Cox in costume as DAREDEVIL. As we saw in Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada’s artwork earlier today, this costume emphasizes the point of Marvel’s Netflix series starring street-level heroes. It’s not all about the superhero, though, as Marvel also released a photo of Cox in civilian clothes as Matt Murdock.
Marvel has delivered our first glimpse of DAREDEVIL via concept art by Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada. While it doesn’t look all that “super,” this costume fits the “street-level heroes” description that’s been given for DAREDEVIL and Marvel’s other upcoming Netflix series- JESSICA JONES, LUKE CAGE, IRON FIST, and the team up series, THE DEFENDERS. Continue reading
While basking in the ongoing glow of the film’s box office success, Marvel is now expanding GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY to the small screen via an animated series on Disney XD. Marvel turned the long reported rumors into reality with an official announcement at New York Comic Con. GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY will join the Marvel Universe programming block on Disney XD in 2015, but you can enjoy a teaser and, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, some artwork from the show now. Continue reading
Disney is kicking off New York Comic Con with a new sizzle reel for BIG HERO 6. I dare you to watch the video below and not smile. Continue reading
Disney has released the first teaser for director Brad Bird’s TOMORROWLAND, due in theaters on May 22, 2015. It’s not very forthcoming with information, but it packs a punch with intrigue. See for yourself in the video below and check out the official one sheet. Continue reading
It’s been a wild week of news for the Marvel Cinematic Universe, though most of it is comprised of rumors. Keep your salt at the ready as we discuss the potential AVENGERS 3 roster, a two-part AVENGERS threequel, and Sony attempting to insert Spider-Man in the MCU. We also talk about where Marvel goes from here for DOCTOR STRANGE now that Joaquin Phoenix is no longer in the picture.