The upcoming Marvel film "Captain Marvel" is expected to bring some changes to its production.
First off, IGN reported that Joss Whedon will officially not be involved in the upcoming film. This surprised many fans as Whedon is known for handling strong female characters. Nevertheless, it seemed as though Marvel is expected to take a new direction.
According to BuzzFeed, he said, "Um, I would never rule anything out, because I like working here. By the same token, the biggest thing for me is that I need to do something that I create myself. Its been way too long since I created a universe. Captain Marvel I don't know as well. There have been a few [versions] of her. I have the first issue of Ms. Marvel, back when she was that, and had the Farrah hair. My only issue with her is that she always felt sort of on top. She was very driven. A winner. I always like to dig into the soil of things to find my heroes, if I can." more >>
Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has dropped out from a speaking engagement at the Reason Rally at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. on June 4, which is aiming to be "the biggest gathering of nonreligious people in history."
Hemant Mehta of The Friendly Atheist blog said on Thursday that Lyz Liddell, the rally's executive director, shared with him that Depp has dropped out, along with his wife, Amber Heard.
While Liddell is "disappointed that they're not coming," she said others will take their place. The rally is still scheduled to have speeches by celebrities like Billy Nye "The Science Guy," and prominent atheist authors, such as Lawrence Krauss. more >>
Fans are anticipating the upcoming installment of the "Avengers" movie series.
There is a lot excitement regarding the upcoming Marvel film "Avengers: Infinity Wars." The film will bring the third phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to its conclusion, which means that a new era of superheros are expected to join.
With that, there is a lot of speculations regarding the crossover of the "Avengers" and "Guardians of the Galaxy," in the upcoming "Avengers: Infinity Wars." Written by Chris Markus and Steve McFeely, the movie is expected to involve the characters of "Guardians of Galaxy." more >>
Netflix users will soon be in for a treat as many Disney films and series will be released in the streaming service.
The partnership between Disney and Netflix was announced almost five years aho, promising the availability of popular Disney shows such as "House of Mouse." The partnership is also expected to include Marvel, Lucasfilm, and Pixar Animation.
Previously, Ted Sarandos explained that the partnership will be a beneficial endeavor for both parties. He said, "Disney and Netflix have shared a long and mutually beneficial relationship and this deal will bring to our subscribers, in the first pay TV window, some of the highest-quality, most imaginative family films being made today.It's a bold leap forward for Internet television and we are incredibly pleased and proud this iconic family brand is teaming with Netflix to make it happen." more >>
After years of his absence, everyone's favorite cat is expected to return to the big screens.
It has been years since Garfield's appearance in movies, with Bill Murray as the voice of the lovable cat. The previous films were live-action movies titled "Garfield: The Movie" and "Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties." Alcon Entertainment is expected to bring back Garfield in another animated film.
The chubby exotic shorthair will be seen once again, according to the co-CEOs of Alcon Entertainment Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove. In the statement as per The Wrap, they said, "Jim Davis's creation has been an international sensation for all ages for decades, and we are thrilled to bring an animated Garfield feature to the big screen." more >>
"Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner recently made her superhero debut as Jean Grey in the film "X-Men: Apocalypse." Fans enjoyed her portryal as a young Jean Grey, presenting a vulnerable approach to the characters.
In an interview with Collider, Turner shared some interesting details about her experience as Jean Grey. She explained that the difference between her portrayal of Jean Grey to Famke Janssen take on the character is that her character is still young and learning about her powerful.
Though she is very powerful, the young Jean Grey was still adjusting to how interactions go with other "X-Men" character. According to Entertainment Weekly, she said, "She can't control her powers. And she and Charles can see just how strong she is. But she's at the school and all the kids are kind of afraid of her so they alienate her. And she is afraid of herself so she kind of alienates herself. She's just very, very vulnerable, and so terrified." more >>