Daredevil star Charlie Cox is out here signing petitions to bring the cancelled superhero series back to life, and he’s apparently not the only one who’s interested in seeing The Man Without Fear resume his street-level fight against evil on the streets of New York City. Hulu, one of Netflix’s chief rivals, is now hinting at the possibility of reviving Daredevil and its fellow live-action Marvel shows like Luke Cage and Iron Fist, which would make sense considering they just announced a deal to bring several animated Marvel shows to the streaming service. Read More »
Three Netflix Marvel shows – Iron Fist, Luke Cage, and Daredevil – have been cancelled for weeks, but several of the players involved continue to make those cancellations as difficult as possible for fans. Instead of outlining any of their actual intentions, the companies are content with speaking about these shows in vague enough terms to get fans’ hopes up about a potential resurrection.
The latest offender is Kevin Mayer, the newly-appointed head of Disney+, The Walt Disney Company’s new streaming service. Mayer says there’s a “possibility” that the new service will revive those shows…but that’s as far as he’s willing to go at the moment.
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If you were hoping Daredevil, Luke Cage, Iron Fist and the rest of the Marvel Netflix shows might be migrating over to Disney+, I have some bad news. The shows are prohibited from moving to any other service for at least two years following cancellation, which means should Disney+ want to bring any of these series over, they wouldn’t be able to do so until at least 2020.
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Rest in peace Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee, who passed away this morning in Los Angeles. Without him, we would have significantly less bits about superheroes to write about. We’ll miss you, Stan.
How much money did Venom make in its opening weekend in China? How much more popular was Luke Cage than Iron Fist on Netflix? How old is Aquaman in the DC Extended Universe? Which superhero movies won People’s Choice Awards? How did Santa Claus almost factor into Avengers: Infinity War? Want to hear a new single from the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse soundtrack? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Would you have liked to see a more comic accurate Iron Spider suit in Avengers: Infinity War? How about a black Spider-Man suit instead? What does Kevin Smith think about the Joker origin movie? Is John Cena trying to hint at something with a recent Captain America centric post on Instagram? Are there any Marvel Cinematic Universe cameos in Ralph Breaks the Internet? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits right here. Read More »
What did Finn Jones have to say about the cancellation of Iron Fist? What was the last line Chris Evans said as Captain America during Avengers 4 reshoots? How did the cast of Ant-Man and the Wasp find out about The Snappening? Who did Thanos creator Jim Starlin see as the Mad Titan before Josh Brolin was cast? Is Doctor Strange 2 shooting later this year? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
Despite reviews praising the recently released second season of Marvel’s Iron Fist series as a vast improvement over the mostly panned first season, Netflix won’t be bringing back the mystical warrior for a third season.
Netflix and Marvel Television made a joint announcement about Iron Fist canceled after only two seasons, but they also teased that fans haven’t seen the last of Finn Jones as Danny Rand. Read More »
What can we expect from Batman‘s suit in the final season of Gotham? Who is voicing Scarecrow in the Harley Quinn animated series? What does Venom director Ruben Fleischer have to say about a certain plot hole in the movie? Has a description of the first trailer for Avengers 4 surfaced online? Could a Sinister Six movie still happen? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.
In this edition, check out some Easter eggs you might have missed in the first Captain Marvel trailer from this week. Plus, Jack Black sits down to IMDb himself and talks about the various roles he’s had throughout his career, and check out all of the betrayals from the first season of Iron Fist on Netflix. Read More »