Posted on Friday, May 3rd, 2013 by Germain Lussier
Would Robert Downey Jr. cameo on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.? Did Zoe Saldana talk about her role in Guardians of the Galaxy? Want to see some concept art from Tim Burton‘s Superman Lives? Are there Avengers 2 references in Iron Man 3? Did we all overlook a huge Man of Steel spoiler? And why is Nicolas Cage playing every character in Iron Man 3? Read about all this and more in today’s Superhero Bits.
Wal-Mart’s commerical for their upcoming Man of Steel promotions.
Speaking to EW, Robert Downey Jr. said he’s open to popping in for a cameo on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Marvel Studios and Joss Whedon is in the process of storyboarded a sequence in The Avengers 2 involving a large-scale prison escape.
— Roger Wardell (@RogerWardell) May 3, 2013
He’s baaaaack. Mysterious Marvel tweeter Roger Wardell is at it again now that Iron Man 3 is out. This is just one of numerous tweets.
Live For Films has, what they believe, might be the the plot to Justice League. It seems unlikely.
Speaking of Guardians, Kevin Feige talked to EW about why they cast Chris Pratt and Dave Bautista in the film. Here’s a sample:
One of the reasons Bautista got the part was because his banter, and ad libs, and screen tests with Pratt were awesome.
Artist Rolf Mohr (via CBM) posted a bunch of his Superman Lives concept art, such as this Doomsday.
Ain’t it Cool News did a great interview with Shane Black and Kevin Feige where Feige admitted, though it doesn’t seem like it, there are pointers to Avengers 2 buried in Iron Man 3:
When you see THE AVENGERS 2, you’ll see there was stuff that is leading up to it. It’s just not as overt, because, frankly, it doesn’t need to be as overt. Audiences already get it, they already understand.
i09 also wrote about a major Man of Steel spoiler that has been floating out there, but not pointed out by many people.
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