What embarrassing mistake can be found in the Superman/Wonder Woman annual? Has a LEGO Super Heroes comic spoiled a detail in Batman v Superman? What’s special about how Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be shot? Why is the new Ms. Marvel comic such a big deal? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Posted on Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 by Angie Han
Between Agent Carter and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. on ABC, Daredevil and Jessica Jones on Netflix, Gotham on Fox, Supergirl on CBS, and Arrow, The Flash, and now Legends of Tomorrow on The CW, our DVRs are absolutely clogged with capes and tights. It’d take a lot for yet another superhero series to cut through all that noise — and yet FX’s X-Men drama Legion already looks like it might do just that.
For starters, Fargo creator Noah Hawley is steering this one. If the guy could make a small-screen extension of a Coen brothers classic look like a good idea, just imagine what he could do with a superhero saga. For another, it’s just picked up Fargo breakout Rachel Keller as its female lead. More about the first Legion casting after the jump. Read More »
Now that it’s officially 2016, we’re just a little bit closer to X-Men: Apocalypse, the next installment of the Marvel comics franchise from 20th Century Fox. Before 2015 was over we got the first teaser trailer, showing off some of the new/old mutants and the destruction that will be coming from the iconic villain Apocalypse, played by Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Oscar Isaac. However, beyond one quick shot in the trailer and a couple first look photos, we haven’t seen much of Olivia Munn as Psylocke. But today, we get one more look at the character thanks to a behind the scenes photo. Read More »
How close was Leonardo DiCaprio to playing Spider-Man for James Cameron? Has someone already been cast as Green Lantern? What spoilers have leaked from a recent Batman v Superman test screening? What would a Spider-Gwen animated series look like? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Did a Captain America: Civil War LEGO set just confirm an appearance by Giant Man? What’s on Deadpool‘s Christmas list? What’s Tom Holland doing on the set of Doctor Strange? What did Lex Luthor have to say in his interview with Wired? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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The X-Men: Apocalypse trailer hit the web today, and based on the 200 comments left on that post, it’s fair to say the response has been mixed thus far. The footage for director Bryan Singer‘s sequel teased some high stakes, new characters, its godlike villain, and, most notably, a very bald head. But what were some of the other things you might have missed? After the jump, read an X-Men: Apocalypse trailer breakdown from Bryan Singer.
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