Are there talks with Netflix for a third season of Young Justice yet? Want to see Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston being wonderful by visiting a children’s hospital in Australia? Want to see more of the Captain America: Civil War brawl? Would you sign a petition for ABC to release the Marvel’s Most Wanted pilot? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Want to see concept art from Genndy Tartakovsky‘s abandoned Superman short? What is Stan Lee‘s favorite Marvel cinematic universe cameo? Did you know co-director Joe Russo originally had a cameo in Captain America: Civil War? Want to hear a Batman-centric short story written by Stephen King? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Who else should be considered for the role of Black Manta in Aquaman? Why will the fourth season of Agents of SHIELD have a little more edge to it? Can we expect a cameo from another Community cast member in The Avengers: Infinity War? How did Hugh Jackman celebrate the end of production on Wolverine 3? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Posted on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 by Angie Han
We’ve always known who the lead characters in The Defenders would be: Daredevil (Charlie Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke Cage (Mike Colter), and Iron Fist (Finn Jones). It’s basically the small-screen version of The Avengers, and that’s been the plan all along. What’s less clear is which other familiar faces might join them. But recently, Daredevil star Elden Henson let slip that his character Foggy would be reporting for duty. Read More »
What did David Ayer think of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice? Why didn’t Will Smith create a track for the soundtrack of Suicide Squad? How creepy is it to see Ben Affleck smiling in the big metal Batsuit from Batman v Superman? What did David Ayer do after he said “Fuck Marvel” at the Suicide Squad premiere? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Posted on Friday, July 29th, 2016 by Angie Han
Netflix’s little corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is about to expand in a big way, with Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and The Defenders all coming in the next year or so. But today, we have some updates on what we won’t be seeing from them in the near future. The company has revealed that they’re holding off on Jessica Jones season 2, Daredevil season 3, and Punisher until after The Defenders, which means we likely won’t see them until 2018 or so. Oh, and they’ve also explained why they opted not to pick up Agent Carter, which became the MCU’s first cancelled series earlier this summer. Read More »
How did Gal Gadot find out she landed the role of Wonder Woman? How much money did Batman: The Killing Joke pull in with Monday’s theatrical screenings? Did you catch the Rick and Morty easter egg in Justice League? Who is the new president of DC Entertainment? Why did Marvel pick Robbie Reyes for Ghost Rider on the next season of Agents of SHIELD. All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Who said you need something as silly as footage featuring actors and such to put together a trailer? The first teaser trailer for The Defenders was revealed at Marvel and Netflix‘s Comic-Con panel earlier today, giving all of the superhero junkies in the crowd their first taste of the miniseries that will see Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage team up. But it’s just a tiny taste: the show won’t even arrive for another year at the earliest and we know this because it was also announced that the series will premiere sometime in 2017.
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In news that really shouldn’t come as much of a surprise, Netflix and Marvel have officially renewed Daredevil for a third season. Considering how big of a success the series has been, this was inevitable – there are people out there with no interest in superheroes or comic books who seem to dig the small screen adventures of Matt Murdock, blind lawyer and self-loathing vigilante. However, you shouldn’t get too excited. A new season is at least a year away and that’s if we’re being optimistic.
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Posted on Thursday, July 14th, 2016 by Angie Han
Earlier today the 2016 Emmy nominations were announced, and you know what that means: it’s time to complain about how wrongheaded Emmy voters are for failing to recognize your favorite show. That’s part of the fun, right? But while we’re at it, it’s worth pointing out a few things they got right, too, even if — as in the case of The Americans — it took ’em a while. Below, let’s look over some of 2016 Emmy snubs and surprises. Read More »