There are two San Diego Comic-Cons; the one attendees experience and the one for the rest of us. The television arm of Warner Bros. was busy making sure that the people at home got to see four trailers for DC’s upcoming television slate while attendees got to see actual pilots.
During its animation panel, Marvel Television announced a brand new, upcoming animated series, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. It’s been a great day for GUARDIANS with next Friday’s film getting a sequel in July 2017. GOTG will join Marvel’s Disney XD lineup, which also includes AVENGERS ASSEMBLE, HULK AND THE AGENTS OF S.M.A.S.H., AND ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN: WEB WARRIORS. Clearly, Marvel has a lot of faith in GOTG’s potential to be its next major franchise across multiple platforms, as they should.
Just as Marvel Studios took over Hall H, Marvel Television has been staking its claim for Ballroom 20 at San Diego Comic Con the last two years. This year’s panel delivered big news for the upcoming AGENT CARTER and returning AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Head of Marvel Television Jeph Loeb, sporting a Hydra t-shirt, was on hand to moderate. Continue reading
Roy Harper (Colton Haynes) is going into full-on superhero mode in season three of ARROW. Entertainment Weekly has provided an exclusive first look at Harper in his Arsenal costume. You can see Arsenal in action during ARROW’s season premiere on October 8. Continue reading
We’re bringing San Diego Comic Con to you! Check out the gallery below for photos from the convention floor featuring a Knowhere mining pod from GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, the cape and cowl from BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, Lola from AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D., tons of cool stuff from Hot Toys, and plenty more! Continue reading
TV Guide exclusively reports that Lucy Lawless will guest star in the second season of Marvel’s AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. Only those with Level 7 clearance know what role she will play and how many episodes in which she will appear, but regardless, Lawless is a quality addition to a show that ended its first season with strong momentum. Lawless is sure to help the series as it looks to up the ante starting September 23.
Marvel Television is set for a big year with AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. returning on September 23 (9:00pm ET) and AGENT CARTER debuting in early 2015. To mark the occasion, Marvel will be giving away an exclusive poster featuring both series at San Diego Comic Con next week. This gorgeous piece of art can only be found at the Marvel booth, which is good, because we were all heading there anyway.
TV Guide reports Wentworth Miller (PRISON BREAK) has joined The CW’s THE FLASH as Leonard Snart, better known as Captain Cold. Miller will first appear in the series’ fourth episode as the eventual leader of The Rogues. Given that another Rogue, the Weather Wizard, appears in the pilot, it appears The Flash (Grant Gustin) is going to have his hands full very early on.
Entertainment Weekly‘s sources have learned that Deborah Ann Woll (True Blood) has been cast as Karen Page in Marvel’s upcoming Netflix series, DAREDEVIL. In the comics, Page is the love interest of Matthew Murdock, the man behind the the Daredevil costume. Page is likely to fill that same role in the series. Continue reading
Marvel’s Agent M (Ryan Penagos) just tweeted that AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. will return for its second season on Tuesday, September 23, at 9:00pm ET. The first season left the agency reduced to the size of the now Director Phil Coulson and his team while Hydra cells all over the globe still pose a major threat. Given those circumstances and AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON looming, Season Two of AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. should be intense and explosive!
You can count on our episode reviews resuming along with the return of the series on SUPERHERO MOVIE & TV TALK, presented by MODERN MYTH MEDIA. Continue reading