“Marvel’s Runaways” Casts Julian McMahon in Mysterious Role

“Marvel’s Runaways” Casts Julian McMahon in Mysterious Role

According to an exclusive article in Variety, Hulu has announced actor Julian McMahon has been cast in their upcoming series Marvel’s Runaways. The series tells the story of a group of teens who discover their parents are in fact members of a powerful and sinister group of super-villains known as The Pride. Forced to go from a loosely connected group of kids who can barely get along into a team fleeing from their evil parents, the kids…

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Marvel Legacy Sees the Return of “Power Pack” by Devin Grayson and Marika Cresta, Plus More!

Marvel Legacy Sees the Return of “Power Pack” by Devin Grayson and Marika Cresta, Plus More!

Back in April, at C2E2, Marvel announced the Marvel Legacy Initiative, which sought to bring the publisher’s focus back to its core classic characters. The previous big theme from Marvel, “Marvel NOW!”, focused on introducing readers to “new’ characters such as Ironheart,  Gwenpool, America Chavez and Moon Girl as well as younger and more diverse versions of Spider-Man, Ms. Marvel, the Hulk, etc. Marvel Legacy, however, seems to bringing back Marvel’s long-time icons to their…

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Deadpool 2 Loses a Stunt Person in Tragic Accident

Deadpool 2 Loses a Stunt Person in Tragic Accident

An apparent accident on the set of Deadpool 2 has caused the death of a Stunt Person. While on the set of Deadpool 2 a tragic accident has occurred, resulting in a death. Stunt person identified as Joi “SJ” Harris died during a motorcycle stunt. They crashed into a glass wall of the Shaw Tower, according to witnesses. Ryan Reynolds, star of the film, released a statement on Twitter: pic.twitter.com/82bD6JOpYH — Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) August…

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REVIEW: Generations: Jean Grey/Phoenix is Inoffensive, Not Much Else

REVIEW: Generations: Jean Grey/Phoenix is Inoffensive, Not Much Else

Full disclosure: I haven’t read anything from Marvel besides Iceman in many months.  I have no idea what’s happening with the Generations event, and so I’m going into Generations: Jean Grey/Phoenix basically blind. The one-shot story follows teen Jean Grey as something drags her into the past.  There, she meets her past-future self — the original Jean Grey, during her first time as the Phoenix. I really like this idea, in theory.  However, I thought the Phoenix in…

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Disney Breaks With Netflix: Potential Industry Consequences

Disney Breaks With Netflix: Potential Industry Consequences

As of the company’s recent earnings report, Disney has announced plans to launch a streaming service in 2019. In concert with this, the company will be pulling its Disney and Disney/Pixar branded content off of Netflix. CEO Bob Iger commented to CNBC that “This represents a big strategic shift for the company.” Disney feels that a direct-to-consumer branded service will “give [them] control of their destiny.” That said, as of right now, there are no…

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First Look at Josh Brolin as Cable in “Deadpool 2” Hits the Web!

First Look at Josh Brolin as Cable in “Deadpool 2” Hits the Web!

Just last week, Deadpool 2‘s star and driving creative force Ryan Reynolds blew the doors of the inter webs by tweeting a look at Zazie Beetz as Domino in the upcoming sequel. Today, Reynolds tweeted out the first pictures of another hotly-anticipated Marvel character to be featured in the sequel; the popular time-displaced old soldier Cable, as played by Josh Brolin. And the photos didn’t disappoint.   We all have that one, grumpy, heavily armed Uncle…

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Marvel Warps New Generation of Up and Coming Artists With Chip Zdarsky’s Variant How-To Covers

Marvel Warps New Generation of Up and Coming Artists With Chip Zdarsky’s Variant How-To Covers

Claiming they are champions of up and coming comic creators, Marvel is releasing a “How To Draw Variant Covers” series of….variant covers. In addition to the title being a little on the nose, the series also gets off to the wrong start by having Chip Zdarsky, notorious….well…let’s say artist?…as the driving creative force behind the series. Readers looking for tips on how to draw their favorite Marvel characters (and Hawkeye) can pick up these variants…

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Marvel Announces Waid and Samnee to Take Over Captain America!

Marvel Announces Waid and Samnee to Take Over Captain America!

Marvel made a ton of announcements at the recently wrapped San Diego Comic Con, most of which surrounded their new “Marvel Legacy” event. Perhaps the most exciting news for longtime fans is the announcement that superstar creative team of writer Mark Waid and Chris Samnee will be taking over Captain America. “Marvel Legacy” is the publisher’s  latest attempt to bring back readers with a classical approach to their characters that promises a return to form,…

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Marvel Debuts New “Thor: Ragnarok” Trailer and Poster at SDCC!

Marvel Debuts New “Thor: Ragnarok” Trailer and Poster at SDCC!

The Marvel Studios panel at San Diego Comic Con is always a highlight, and this year’s instalment was no exception with a bevy of news coming out regarding upcoming projects including the studio’s next film, Thor: Ragnarok. The cast of the third instalment in the Thor franchise took the stage alongside this chapter’s director Taika Waititi. We already know from the teaser trailer released earlier that Thor: Ragnarok revolves around Hela, the Norse god of Death…

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Fantastic Four villain Doctor Doom may be getting his own film

Fantastic Four villain Doctor Doom may be getting his own film

Fantastic Four villain Doctor Doom will be getting his own film from Fox Studios it seems. Word from San Diego Comic Con’s Legion creator Noah Hawley is that he’s developing a Doctor Doom movie. He made the comment during his SDCC panel for FX’s Legion, which he is currently show running. This would be the fourth attempt at a Fantastic Four movie in the past 10 years. It will also be the fourth appearance of…

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