There’s a strange irony in the fact that Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has been playing in Inhuman waters for three seasons, only to have the major Inhumans themselves now coming to ABC. We don’t yet know if the series will coexist on the network, but bosses say not to expect S.H.I.E.L.D. hanging out with Black Bolt anytime soon.
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James Gunn recently added a little more fuel to the speculation fire when he described Sylvester Stallone’s mysterious role in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 as “very important to the Marvel universe” — and it’s definitely not a one-and-done situation. But who is he playing, exactly? There’s been a healthy amount of guessing, mostly based on early set photos of Stallone sporting a costume that drew comparisons to Judge Dredd. While Gunn himself remains mum on the specifics of Stallone’s role, two new pieces of info have emerged that may have finally tipped us off.
No bubble can last forever — it must eventually pop, as is the nature of bubbles. Marvel has built a vast media empire on the strength of such stars as Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, and Chris Hemsworth, but no actor would be content with playing and re-playing the same role forever. All good (and obscenely lucrative) things must come to an end, and Evans has begun the long and painful process of consciously uncoupling from Captain America’s star-spangled shield and cowl. But a new quote from the actor suggests that he may not be the first big name to make a departure from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Almost two years will have passed when The Defenders finally catches us up with Jessica Jones, and it seems Alias Investigations is indeed reopening its doors. Ahead of production next week, Jessica Jones Season 2 has its first major addition in Oscar nominee Janet McTeer.
Your casual Marvel fan might not necessarily know what to expect from ABC’s The Inhumans series, beyond some colorful characters in their isolated fictional city. Now, ABC’s first synopsis reveals a major story arc for the first season that brings The Inhumans to our world.
Just as Jessica Jones Season 2 is finally heading before cameras, so too is Daredevil ready to move on from The Defenders. Season 3 production of Netflix’s Man Without Fear is said to begin later this year, Charlie Cox reveals.
If Cloak & Dagger and The Runaways weren’t a Marvel-ous enough TV expansion, Freeform is upping the ante with some New Warriors. The reportedly Squirrel Girl-centric Marvel comedy has officially landed alongside Cloak & Dagger at Freeform.
Marvel’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ asks “What If” with a clever, yet notably confusing twist on Season 4’s arc, but can a Hydra-fied world make up for Ward’s return? What exactly are the rules in this new reality? Find out in our full review of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s latest!
Marvel’s Netflix Defenders debuted its official August premiere with curiously little fanfare, but as with the team-up miniseries itself, the real story lies beneath the surface. A new viral tie-in website touches on several ongoing Daredevil mysteries, also updating us on Luke Cage and more.
Even after the entirety of Marvel’s Iron Fist, we still didn’t know when The Defenders would assemble. Thankfully, a new official Defenders teaser has arrived, hinting at an August premiere for Marvel’s street-level heroes!