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Ah, yes, the hard-hitting questions with Jimmy Kimmel! The late-night host sent some of his crack 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' team down to San Diego for Comic-Con 2014 to get a real sense of the costumed crowd, including asking them the tough questions. You know what he asked? You want to know, too, don't you? Don't be shy. Don't play coy.
Comic-Con 2014 marked the first time 'Ant-Man' star Paul Rudd attended the epic geek extravaganza, and he was pretty darn stoked about the whole experience, considering he's also joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Following the big Marvel panel, the actor faced the press to talk about his experience becoming the size-shrinking superhero, when he goes into production, and the one thing his friends will never let him live down.
During Marvel Studio's big presentation at Comic-Con 2014, nearly the entire 'Avengers 2' cast came out on the Hall H stage to tease their next big battle and screen the first footage for the fans. But what the audience didn't see was all the post-action. The stars came out to chat with press about all things Ultron, Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver, the post-'Winter Soldier' S.H.I.E.L.D., and what each character is up to in this brave new world.
Do you feel a lump in your throat, or a tingle down your spine? Beware, as Comic-Con 2014 has officially caught ‘The Strain,’ providing a full panel for Guillermo del Toro’s new FX vampire vision! We’re on hand in Hall H for the blood-soaked panel, so find out what ‘The Strain’ has in store for its first season with our full recap from Comic-Con 2014!
The ‘Sons of Anarchy’ will make their final ride on FX this fall, and Comic-Con 2014 is SAMCRO’s first stop on the tour. With the seventh and final season of FX’s road-rashing biker drama ahead, find out what series creator Kurt Sutter and the cast had to say and show from ‘Sons of Anarchy’ season 7 with our full recap of today’s hard-hitting panel!
The Avengers were out in force last night during Marvel's eye-popping Comic-Con panel, and despite plenty of mirth and goodwill on the packed panel itself, the footage shown to the crowd hinted at a much darker story to come in Joss Whedon's 'Avengers 2.'
NBC's take on the DC Comics line 'Hellblazer' isn't pulling any punches when it comes to the creepy stuff -- this is a television series about demons, after all -- and they're out in force in this new trailer for the 'Constantine,' straight out of this week's steadily winding down Comic-Con. The new series follows demon hunter/con guy (totally normal vocation) John Constantine (Matt Ryan) as he, well, cons people and fights demons. It's not very lucrative, but it's definitely busy.
If you were dying to see the 'Mad Max: Fury Road' trailer shown on Saturday at Comic-Con 2014, the wait is over: Warner Bros. has released the first official trailer for the film online in all of its insane, violent and explosive glory.
We know there are some who are still on the fence about the upcoming 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' film, but going by the awesome new footage we saw at Comic-Con 2014, this movie might surprise you. If you want to know more about the work that went into bringing your beloved childhood heroes back to the big screen, check out our interviews with star Megan Fox, director Jonathan Liebesman, and the producers, straight from San Diego.