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AVENGERS:AGE OF ULTRON Official Website Debuts

Avengers: Age of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Avengers: Age of Ultron courtesy Marvel

Marvel revealed the official website for Avengers: Age of Ultron.

It’s bare bones but bares the ominous Ultron-ized “A” team logo.

Fans can see the official trailer, hear what might be music from the sequel’s soundtrack, downloads and synopsis.

Marvel revealed via the Guardians of the Galaxy Twitter that the Digital HD and Blu Ray will include a set visit to the Avengers sequel with director Joss Whedon and new footage of Scarlet Witch demonstrating her power.

Avengers: Age of Ultron opens May 1, 2015

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MARK HAMILL Returns as TRICKSTER on THE FLASH

The Flash #18 courtesy DC Comics

The Flash #18 courtesy DC Comics

Mark Hamill isn’t just reprising his role as the heroic Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Now Hamill is returning as a DC villain he brought to insane life as producers of The Flash pay homage to the short-lived 90’s series again.

Mark Hamill will reprise his role as  Flash villain The Trickster in the new CW series according to Hitfix.

Hamill played Trickstar (aka James Jesse) on the original series opposite John Wesley Shipp who now plays the imprisoned father of Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) on the new show. Continue reading

JOSH BROLIN On AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR and Becoming THANOS

Infinity Gauntlet #4 courtesy Marvel

Infinity Gauntlet #4 courtesy Marvel

Josh Brolin’s appearance as Thanos in Guardians of the Galaxy was just the warm-up for the big cosmic battle ahead.

Marvel announced the list of Phase Three movies leading up to Avengers: The Infinity War Parts One & Two.

While promoting his role in Inherent Vice, Brolin summed up what will be the third and fourth Avengers movie:

“I love the idea of Thanos,” says Brolin. “…Ultimately, it’s Thanos against everyone. Why wouldn’t you do that?”Brolin told ComingSoon.net.

Brolin revealed how he won the role of the Mad God of Titan. Continue reading

ANT-MAN Villains

Ant-Man #3 courtesy Marvel

Ant-Man #3 courtesy Marvel

Ant-Man will be HUGE in 2015.

Paul Rudd plays Scott Lang in a brand new solo movie.

Nick Spencer is launching a brand new Ant-Man comic book starring Lang.

Rudd will face Yellowjacket (Corey Stoll) on the big screen but Ant-Man doesn’t have a list of major enemies.

Spencer revealed one fan-favorite villain will appear in the series. Continue reading

MARVEL Stars Chris Pratt, Chadwick Boseman Are GQ MEN of the Year

(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for GQ)

Chris Pratt (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for GQ)

Two Marvel Cinematic Universe stars are GQ Men of the Year. It’s a fitting finale to a great year at the box-office for comic book movies.

Guardians of the Galaxy lead Chris Pratt and upcoming Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman are among this year’s honorees.

GQ editor-in-chief Jim Nelson hosted the 19th annual “Men of the Year” Party, celebrating this year’s distinguished honorees featured in the December issue “who have undeniably left their mark in 2014.”

Other Honorees in attendance included: Dave Chappelle, Ansel Elgort, Shailene Woodley, Steve Carell, Continue reading

JAMES BOND GIRLS The French Connection II

courtesy EON Productions, MGM, Sony

courtesy EON Productions, MGM, Sony

The tradition of French actresses becoming Bond girls continues in SPECTRE – the 24th 007 film.

Producers revealed Lea Seydoux will play Madeline Swann opposite Daniel Craig – back as Bond for the fourth time.

Berenice Marlohe played Severine in the Skyfall.

Claudine Auger was Domino with Sean Connery  in Thunderball.

Carole Bouquet was Melina Havelock in For Your Eyes Only starring Roger Moore

Sophie Marceau was Elektra King in The World Is Not Enough starring Pierce Brosnan.

This marks 3 French actresses for Craig: Eva Green was Vesper in Casino Royale, Marlohe in Skyfall and now Seydoux in SPECTRE. Continue reading

RYAN REYNOLDS Is DEADPOOL Again?

Deadpool #1 courtesy Marvel

Deadpool #1 courtesy Marvel

Ryan Reynolds suits up again as Deadpool for new solo movie?

Fox is closing a deal with Reynolds to play Wade Wilson again according to Deadline.

Earlier this year Fox announced a release date for a Deadpool solo movie according to The Hollywood Reporter. The X-Men spinoff is scheduled for February 12, 2016 and will be directed by Tim Miller.

Reynolds played the mutant mercenary in X-Men: Origins: Wolverine and Scott Adkins played the character after his Weapon X engineered transformation into Deadpool. This announcement comes after test footage leaked online. The footage starring Reynolds was shot years ago. Continue reading

STATURE Returns in ANT-MAN

Ant-Man #1 courtesy Marvel

Ant-Man #1 courtesy Marvel

Ant-Man will get a brand new series by writer Nick Spencer (Avengers World, Superior Foes of Spider-Man) and artist Ramon Rosanas.

The new book stars Scott Lang and today Spencer revealed Cassie Lang aka Stature will be part of the story.

“The big news we have to break today is that the dark cloud that has been hanging over Scott Lang will be parting, as Cassie Lang, aka Cassie Lang, is going to be back. You can find that story next week in Avengers World.” Spencer revealed on Marvel.com.
“Scott is getting a second chance to be a dad, but he’s flat broke with no job, so it’s about getting a new lease on life. Cassie is an integral part of what makes Scott unique. ‘Super hero single dad’ was in the first line of my pitch.” Continue reading

BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH Is DOCTOR STRANGE

courtesy Marvel

courtesy Marvel

Marvel makes it official:

Have they conjured the perfect actor to play the Master of the Mystic Arts?

Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game, Sherlock, Star Trek Into Darkness, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug) will play the title hero in Doctor Strange.

“Stephen Strange’s story requires an actor capable of great depth and sincerity,” said Producer Kevin Feige. “In 2016, Benedict will show audiences what makes Doctor Strange such a unique and compelling character.”

Scott Derrickson is directing. Continue reading