‘WandaVision’ flexes some different muscles as Marvel adds its power to Disney+

Marvel flexes different muscles with “WandaVision,” leveraging major assets while stretching its creative formula in this first series for Disney+. The result wields more of a scalpel than a hammer, wryly celebrating the history of television while slowly, very slowly, … Read more…

Disney Unveils Flurry of New ‘Star Wars’ and Marvel Projects Amid Massive Worker Layoffs

Disney The day before Thanksgiving, Disney revealed that its intended layoffs of theme park employees would be more severe than previously estimated. A new total of 32,000 mostly part-time workers—up from the 28,000 Disney initially planned to cull because of … Read more…

Marvel to Honor Chadwick Boseman and NOT Recast T’Challa in ‘Black Panther 2,’ Will Focus on Other Characters

The ‘Black Panther’ sequel is starting to take shape and now we know a little bit more about what to expect. Walt Disney and Marvel Studios will not recast Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa character in the next installment to honor the late … Read more…

Fantastic Four, Chadwick Boseman’s replacement, and all the mind-blowing Marvel secrets that Disney just confirmed

Disney made an incredible number of Marvel movies and TV show revelations during its Investor meeting on Thursday. The first Fantastic Four movie is now confirmed and has a director. Disney also said it would not recast Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa … Read more…

Marvel Studio’s Announces Production Date For ‘Black Panther’ Sequel

Source: Marvel Studios / Marvel Studios Marvel Studio’s announced Black Panther Sequel to begin filming in July 2021. The highly-anticipated sequel took an unfortunate backseat after the sudden and unexpected death of Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman. Director Ryan Coogler … Read more…

New Locarno Chief Talks Working With Streamers & Studios, Being A Marvel Fan, 2021 Festival Vision & COVID Planning

Giona A. Nazzaro was today appointed as the new Artistic Director of Switzerland’s historic Locarno Film Festival. He will be tasked with trying to bounce back the event, one of the key European summer film fests, from a pandemic-disrupted year … Read more…

‘Captain Marvel’ & ‘Watchmen’ Visual Effects Firm SSVFX Opens Offices In LA & London

EXCLUSIVE: Ireland-based visual effects studio SSVFX, whose credits as a supporting player include movies The Irishman and Captain Marvel and HBO series Watchmen and Game of Thrones, has opened offices in Los Angeles and London. The Los Angeles office in … Read more…

Chris Hemsworth Is ‘Definitely Not’ Saying Goodbye to Marvel After ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’

Chris Hemsworth isn’t hanging up Thor’s hammer any time soon. In a new interview with the Polish magazine Elle Man, the Marvel superstar says he doesn’t plan to leave the Marvel Cinematic Universe after “Thor: Love and Thunder,” the fourth … Read more…

On My Screen: Wanda Sykes’ Childhood Hero In ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’, Marvel Dreams & The Kids’ Movie That Makes Her Cry

With over two decades of work under her belt, Wanda Sykes has found that being a multi-hyphenate artist certainly allows for a diverse and successful career. Starting off as an award-winning writer for The Chris Rock Show, she quickly found … Read more…

‘Marvel’s 616’ at Comic-Con: Disney Plus Docuseries Highlights Unsung Women, Wacky Marvel Characters

Usually a massive presence at San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel Entertainment is largely sitting out this year’s virtual iteration of the 50-year-old fan convention, Comic-Con@Home. That is, save for a panel on “Marvel’s 616,” a Disney Plus docuseries that covers the … Read more…