Brie Larson and Scarlett Johansson will be on Ellen on April 23rd to promote Endgame.
That Hashtag Show reported that Marvel is looking to cast an Asian actor who’s openly gay or bisexual in their twenties to play James, a character described as “intellectual, emotional, and has a strong sense of family.” How To Get Away With Murder’s Conrad Ricamora is rumored to be at the top casting list.
The Wrap reported that South Korean actor Ma Dong-seok has been cast in an unknown role in The Eternals.
USA Today released two stills from Spider-Man: Far From Home have been released:
Spider-Man: Far From Home Director John Watts told USA Today had this to say about Peter Parker in the upcoming film:
“He really just wants to have this simple, normal, relaxed vacation where the thing that he should be most worried about is whether or not MJ actually likes him back.”
Tessa Thompson talked with LA Times about the possibility of a Thor 4:
Sony announced that Spider-Man: Far From Home will be released on July 2nd.
Non-Marvel Related Projects
Chris Hemsworth announced that he’s joined the cast of Kevin Smith’s Jay And Silent Bob reboot.
Entertainment Weekly reported that Paul Rudd will host the season finale of SNL on May 18th.
A trailer for Hobbes And Shaw trailer featuring Idris Elba as the film’s villain has been released:
The Hollywood Reporter reported that Letitia Wright has joined the cast of Death On The Nile, a sequel to Murder On The Orient Express. She will play “Rosalie Otterbourne, a lead suspect in the story, which follows Poirot (Kenneth Branagh) as he attempts to unravel the murder of a young heiress while on vacation in Egypt.” Filming will begin in September.
Deadline reported that Disney has cancelled The Mouse Guard two weeks before production started. The film was being made by 20th Century Fox which Disney now owns as part of their merger with Fox. Andy Serkis and Idris Elba were set to star. The movie is being shopped around to a new studio with the hope that someplace like Netflix will save it.
Omaze is offering a chance for you and a friend to meet Tom Hiddleston after seeing him in a performance of Betrayal in London on May 27th. To enter make a donation to Red Nose Day USA. You can enter here: