The 2018 San Diego International Comic Con has come to a close but we still have TONS of news from the yearly event! At this year’s SDCC, Sony brought the cast and creators behind the upcoming Spider-Man animated film, Spider-Man Into the Spider-Verse, to Hall H to present footage from the film and some details on the upcoming flick. Co Directors Peter Ramsey, Bob Persichetti and Rodney Rothman were joined by cast members Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, and Hailee Steinfeld, as well as producer Chris Miller and writer/producer Phil Lord. The project began with Lord and Miller being asked by Sony to make an animated Spider-Man film, they agreed as long as they were able to use Miles Morales. In the Ultimate line of comics, Miles becomes Spider-Man after the Peter Parker of his universe is killed. The film begins with this story and expands from there.
The 2018 San Diego International Comic Con is in full swing and we’ve got all the big updates you want to hear about! Sony is working to expand their Spider-Man Universe with plans for multiple live action films featuring some supporting cast of the Spider-Man comics. The first of which is Venom, based on the much beloved villain/anti-hero. Tom Hardy leads the film, which co stars Riz Ahmed, Michelle Williams, Jenny Slate, and Woody Harrelson. Director Ruben Fleischer, Hardy, and Ahmed were on hand at SDCC for a panel on the film and we’ve got all the details.
In a shocking development, Director James Gunn has been fired by Marvel and Disney over offensive tweets. Walt Disney Studios Chairman, Alan Horn stated, “The offensive attitudes and statements discovered on James’ Twitter feed are indefensible and inconsistent with our studio’s values, and we have severed our business relationship with him.”
The 2018 San Diego International Comic Con has begun, and we’re going to be covering the news breaking out from the SDCC all weekend! The MCU proper may not be at this year’s SDCC, but the Netflix side of the Marvel Universe did appear briefly. Jeff Loeb, the head of Marvel’s TV division hosted a panel for the upcoming second season of Iron Fist. Stars Finn Jones, Jessica Henwick, Simone Missick, Alice Eve, showrunner Raven Metzner and Black Panther stunt coordinator Clayton Barbe were also on hand to discuss the series. A few clips were revealed as well as a teaser which you can watch below.
In anticipation of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, we’re looking at everything we know will be there some things that may show up, and what we know about the various projects thus far. The San Diego Comic Con is the biggest pop culture convention in the world, and many studios release new information on projects, new trailers, and much more over the five days of the convention. Today we’re taking a look at the Iron Fist and the Marvel/Netflix Shows.
So now that Ant-Man and the Wasp has hit theaters, we finally have an answer to where Scott Lang, aka Ant-Man, was during Avengers: Infinity War. The film itself didn’t exactly give any indication. But the mid-credits scene definitely does. It’s possibly one of the most jarring credit scenes in the MCU. There’s some MAJOR SPOILERS here for Ant-Man and the Wasp. So you’ve been warned.
Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp has officially hit theaters, and as the first film following Avengers: Infinity War, it gives audiences a fun, action packed breathe of fresh air. The film sees the return of Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, as he teams up with Evangeline Lilly’s Hope Van Dyne and Michael Douglas’ Hank Pym, to find and save Janet Van Dyne, Michelle Pfeiffer, from the Quantum Realm.