Things look to be proceeding well with the upcoming New Mutants movie, the latest attempt by 20th Century Fox to spin-off further mutant adventures from the main X-Men movie series. The film in in the process to recruit all the New Mutants so that filming can start in the hopefully near future and meet its Spring 2018 release. But here’s a tip, for those expecting a superhero movie in the vein of the X-Men films, the last Wolverine flick Logan, or even Deadpool, director Josh Boone is promising to deliver something different, and he’s recruiting Rosario Dawson to help him out with the horror (?) in New Mutants. (more…)
The Netflix series that Marvel are producing continue to fire on all cylinders as we finally get a full trailer for the upcoming, hard-hitting Luke Cage. Joining Daredevil and Jessica Jones, Luke Cage brings back Mike Colter as Luke Cage along with Rosario Dawson as nurse Claire Temple, connecting the dots between Daredevil, Jessica Jones and Luke Cage in a shared superhero universe. Get ready to get pumped up because this trailer is smart, funny, perfectly put together, and ready to deliver a knockout punch, just like Luke Cage. (more…)
Sweet Christmas! We are only four months away from the debut of ‘Marvel’s Luke Cage‘ on Netflix and it feels like it can’t get here quick enough! Fortunately some new photos surfaced online taken from the ‘Luke Cage’ set. The images feature Mike Colter as Cage in an intense fight sequence, a new villain emerges, and a cameo from a character previously seen in a different Netflix/Marvel series. (more…)
The Hollywood Reporter has, well, reported that Rosario Dawson will be providing the voice of Batgirl in Warner Bros.‘ The LEGO Batman Movie. For those that don’t know, Batgirl is actually Barbara Gordon, police commissioner Jim Gordon‘s daughter, who eventually concedes to the call of crime-fighting. Dawson is joining a cast that already features Will Arnett voicing Batman, Michael Cera voicing Robin, and Zach Galifianakis voicing The Joker. Judging by the cast roster alone, this feels like it’s going to be one hilarious movie. And being as it’s riding on the coattails (or bat wings, in this case), of The LEGO Movie, can you really expect any less? (more…)
It’s that time again, time to get excited about the beginning of another Marvel Netflix series. With Jessica Jones set to debut in November, and Daredevil now filming season two, it looks like Luke Cage is about to start his mission to make the streets safer on the series of the same name. How do we know? Well, the series has a soft release date of 2016 for one thing, but more tellingly, it looks like the cast is starting to shape up. Marvel Studios has announced four new actors cast for Cage, including one who looks like she may end up being the Nick Fury of Marvel’s street level heroes. (more…)
The Marvel Cinematic Universe is set to debut its next series on Netflix, Jessica Jones by the end of the year. In addition to featuring the character of Jessica Jones, a former superheroine turned private investigator, it will also feature the debut of superhero Luke Cage, who will then go on to star in his own Netflix series. While the Luke Cage Netflix series will be premiering sometime in 2016, casting is now well underway. Villains and heroes are now taking shape.
It is known that Mike Colter (The Good Wife) will play Luke Cage, while Oscar-nominee Alfre Woodard is reportedly onboard – and now, more familiar TV actors have just joined the hard-bitten series. (more…)
While doing some press for Call of Duty: Black Ops III at E3 Rosario Dawson also talked a little about her character Claire during Netflix‘s Daredevil Season 2, her possible crossover into Netflix’s Jesscia Jones/Luke Cage/Iron Fist series, and her excitement about the casting and introduction of the Punisher (Jon Bernthal). (more…)
Happy Daredevil Day! After months of waiting, Marvel’s Daredevil is officially available to stream, exclusively through Netflix. For the past few days, we have been teasing you with some information we learned at last week’s Daredevil press junket but today, we are going to give you more bang for your buck! Want to know whether or not Daredevil will feel the weight of Civil War? How about just how Rosario Dawson is able to balance her character’s relationship with Daredevil against Claire Temple‘s career? Do you want to know if Punisher will ever show up in the MCU? We have (some) answers to those questions and more! (more…)
From the moment the opening credits roll, featuring a blood soaked lady liberty, dripping city scapes, and ominous music, you know you’re in for something far more serious and different than Marvel’s typical fun, cheeky, and thrilling cinematic norm. Not that Marvel’s newest show isn’t fun or thrilling, it’s both in spades! However, this is a different type of good time. With its dark and gritty take, which is far removed from the tones of any of the Avengers’ stand-alone features, Daredevil is simply one of the best surprises of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Note: Character details and some situations are highlighted, but otherwise this is a spoiler free review. (more…)
Marvel’s Daredevil series hits Netflix on April 10th. Leading up to shows releases comes another sweet motion poster promoting everyone’s favorite red suited vigilante who dishes out his own version of blind justice.
The latest Daredevil motion poster is more revealing than you think. It shows all the major characters and there are quite a few background details to inspect. Little big things like Avengers Tower, and a reflection that reveals Daredevil’s red suit, or at least a different suit than the black ninja-esque one we’ve seen. Check out the motion poster below and see if you can spot all the small details. (more…)