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HAS MARVEL FOUND ITS THANOS?! ‘GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY’ CASTS BENICIO DEL TORO

Nick Romano | ScreenCrush

It looks like Marvel may have found its “Mad Titan.” As the James Gunn-directed ‘Guardians of the Galaxy‘ continues to bulk up its cast, another lead role has been shelled out, this time to Benicio Del Toro. And based on the preliminary character description, it certainly sounds like he’ll be playing Thanos. More

Doctor Who Star Karen Gillan Joins Guardians of the Galaxy

Spencer Perry | SuperHeroHype

The Hollywood Reporter reports that Karen Gillan has joined Marvel’s upcoming Guardians of the Galaxy as the lead female villain.  She’ll star opposite Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Michael Rooker, Ophelia Lovibond, Lee Pace, and Glenn Close in the James Gunn film. Who do you think she’s playing in the film? More

Avengers 2 Villain Still Secret, But We at Least Know It’s a ‘Him’

Josh Wigler | comicbookresources

In 2015, Earth’s Mightiest Heroes will be going up against Earth’s mightiest villain — or, at the very least, a very exciting one.

Joss Whedon recently spoke with Empire magazine about what fans can expect from his sequel to Marvel’s The Avengers. More

Bryan Singer Reveals Trask Industries Logo for X-Men: Days of Future Past

Source: Bryan Singer

Ever since “Game of Thrones” actor Peter Dinklage joined the cast of X-Men: Days of Future Past, it’s been rumored that he would be playing Bolivar Trask, the creator of the mutant-hunting Sentinels. Now Bryan Singer has tweeted another set photo featuring an actor in a “Trask Industries” uniform. Check it out below! More

DOOMED: The Untold Story of Roger Corman’s THE FANTASTIC FOUR

Remember going to the theatre and seeing Roger Corman’s The Fantastic Four? If you answerered yes, LIAR LIAR PANTS ON FIRE!. Ok kidding, the film will made was never released. Now you might say, “but I have seen it”, chances are you have seen one of the many of hundreds of thousands of leaked bootlegs that have found a home on the Con circuit. Well Film Studies professor and independent filmmaker, Marty Langford and executive produced by LA-based casting director, Mark Sikes have started pre production of DOOMED: The Untold Story of Roger Corman’s THE FANTASTIC FOUR. This on the cusp of the 20th anniversary of the fim. These gentlemen will bring to us in this documentary the stories and myths behind the film and its ultimate shelving.

Read the Press Release below: More

The Rock Wants to Play Luke Cage

Max Nicholson | IGN.com

There’s been some buzz recently about The Rock, aka Dwayne Johnson, assuming the coveted role of Luke Cage in one of Marvel’s upcoming film projects. More

Abrams created alternate preview scene to hide Cumberbatch's big secret

Dan Roth | Blastr.com

Old J.J. takes secret-keeping very seriously. And just in case it’s still a secret for you — spoilers below!

So after months of speculation, Star Trek Into Darkness finally had its opening weekend, and now we know for sure that, yes, Cumberbatch does play Khan. And while we always kind of assumed that was the case, Abrams and company did go to some rather extreme ends to keep people at least guessing. How far? More

The Avengers 2: Is Jeremy Renner OUT As Hawkeye?

Joesph Baxter | G4TV.com

The Avengers 2 may be far from fleshed out, but a recent rumor seems to imply that it could be heading to theaters without its ace archer, Hawkeye…at least the one played by Jeremy Renner. More

WHEDON Confirms Scarlet Witch & Quicksilver in AVENGERS 2, More

 

Albert Ching | Newsarama.com

Joss Whedon has confirmed prevailing speculation that the brother-sister pair planned for 2015’s Avengers sequel is indeed Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch, in an interview with IGN conducted this week at ABC’s upfront presentation.

“You know, they had a rough beginning,” Whedon told the site. “They’re interesting to me because they sort of represent the part of the world that wouldn’t necessarily agree with The Avengers. So they’re not there to make things easier. I’m not putting any characters in the movie that will make things easier.” More

THE ‘JUSTICE LEAGUE’ PROBLEM: DOES DAMON LINDELOF HAVE THE SOLUTION?

Whatever the “Justice League problem” means to you, Lord knows there is one. Warner Bros. was originally set on the idea of bringing this team of DC heroes to the big screen, but have since faltered and are now relying on whether the upcoming ‘Man of Steel‘ succeeds or not to make that decision for them. Still there are many concerns from fans and execs alike about realizing this particular set of characters, but could one of the top working writers of the day, Damon Lindelof, have a solution? More