The end of September brought the debut of Luke Cage, Netflix’s latest TV series from Marvel Studios, the third of an entire line-up of shows leading up to the assembly of the street-level superhero team known as The Defenders. Now it appears both Marvel and Netflix were satisfied with the reception of the show, because Luke Cage season 2 has just been officially announced by Marvel Studios with a little teaser video that you can watch below. Read More »
Posted on Friday, December 2nd, 2016 by Angie Han
By the time the Avatar 2 hits theaters in 2018 — if it does hit theaters in 2018 — it’ll have been nine years since the first Avatar opened. But Sigourney Weaver seems pretty confident it’ll be worth the wait. The actress gushed about James Cameron‘s scripts for Avatars 2 through 4 in an interview, describing them as “much more amazing” than the original.
While we wait and see how that pans out, though, we can definitely expect to see her in next year’s The Defenders. We’re just not sure as whom. Weaver isn’t naming any names yet, but she did talk a bit about her villain character in the Marvel Netflix series. Read the Sigourney Weaver Avatar sequels comments and Defenders comments below. Read More »
What does Ezra Miller have to say about Speed Force in The Flash? When will the Batman: Arkham Origins online multiplayer servers be shut down? What’s up with this Green Lantern/Planet of the Apes comic crossover? Want to 3D print your own version of Harley Quinn‘s gun from Suicide Squad? Which Heroes star is coming to The Flash? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
How goofy do people look in a supercut of crowds staring at superheroes? Want a first look at footage from the crossover of Supergirl, Arrow, The Flash and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow? Who are the least memorable members of Justice League? When will The Flash reveal the identity of Alchemy? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Posted on Monday, November 7th, 2016 by Angie Han
So far, most of the Defenders casting announcements have concerned sidekicks and allies that any Netflix-Marvel fan might have reasonably guessed would return. But today’s announcement seems like a more interesting twist. Elodie Yung, who made her debut as Matt Murdock’s former flame Elektra in Daredevil season two, will reprise her role for the superhero team-up series. Read More »
Posted on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 by Angie Han
Daredevil has Foggy, Karen, and Stick. Jessica Jones has got Hogarth, Trish, and Malcolm. Luke Cage has Misty Knight. All of them have Claire Temple. And today, The Defenders would like you to know that even though he’s the new guy, Iron Fist will have some friends to bring to the party, too. Marvel and Netflix have just confirmed the first Iron Fist character slated to return for the crossover series: Colleen Wing, played by Jessica Henwick. Read More »
Posted on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 by Angie Han
All the individual Defenders like to talk a big game about working alone, but in truth each of them is surrounded by friends and allies and mentors. Over the past couple of days we’ve seen several of those pals added to the supporting lineup of The Defenders, and today we’ve got three more to add to the list.
Marvel and Netflix have officially announced that Jessica Jones‘ Trish Walker (Rachael Taylor) and Daredevil‘s Stick (Scott Glenn) will return for The Defenders — along with the one character who unites all four standalone superheroes, Claire Temple (Rosario Dawson). Read More »
How awesome was Taylor Swift‘s Deadpool costume for Halloween? Which Avengers does Mike Colter want to see Luke Cage team up with? Are you ready for a new LEGO Batman Movie trailer tomorrow? How did Rebecca Hall feel when she found out her villain role in Iron Man 3 had been drastically reduced? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Posted on Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 by Angie Han
Shooting on The Defenders is finally underway in New York, as evidenced by the first set photos hitting the web. And to celebrate that fact, Netflix’s Marvel crossover series is adding a few more names to its roster.
Yesterday we got official confirmation that Daredevil‘s Karen Page (Deborah Ann Woll) and Luke Cage‘s Misty Knight (Simone Missick) would be returning for the crossover series; today brings the news that Daredevil‘s Foggy Nelson (Elden Henson) and Jessica Jones‘ Jeri Hogarth (Carrie-Anne Moss) and Malcolm Ducasse (Eka Darville) will be back as well. Read More »
Posted on Monday, October 31st, 2016 by Angie Han
Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist were all confirmed for The Defenders before they were even cast, and happily it looks like some of their friends will be along for the ride as well. A new Defenders teaser announces that Daredevil‘s Karen Page (Deborah Ann Woll) and Luke Cage‘s Misty Knight (Simone Missick) are both slated to return. Watch it below. Read More »