For the most part, it was just a bunch of bits and pieces as far as news goes. Nothing major happened, but there’s still some interesting tidbits. Let’s get started!
A Goose-centric Captain Marvel TV spot has been released.
In 24 hours the second Endgame trailer was viewed 268 million times making it the second most-viewed trailer of all time with Endgame’s first trailer in the number one spot.
Empire Magazine has released their Avengers: Endgame issue. You can check out the covers and read several interview excerpts below.
Kevin Feige has given an official name to the first wave of MCU films:
Writer Stephen McFeely reveals when the snap was supposed to occur:
Karen Gillan had this to say about Nebula in Endgame:
Stephen McFeely had this to say about what Thor is doing at the beginning of Endgame:
Thor’s “not blaming anyone but himself” and has “a lot of guilt” for not defeating Thanos.
He also talked about Endgame’s tone in the beginning:
Kevin Feige had this to say about the original six Avengers in Endgame:
Scarlett Johansson had this to say about Natasha in Endgame:
When asked if she’d seen any Endgame footage, she said:
The Russo Brothers have revealed that some of the footage in the trailers is fake and had this to say about Endgame’s marketing strategy:
Two new Avengers: Endgame TV spots have been released. No new footage is included. You can check them out below.
TV Spot 1: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3h4cAU2Jz_Q
TV Spot 2: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=SHjiLBx2g0s
Official promo art and posters for Avengers: Endgame has been released.
A Chinese poster for Avengers: Endgame has been released.
Disney and Marvel have released the official synopsis for Avengers: Endgame
Honestly, I’ve never been more scared about a movie in my life!
The Russo Brothers tweeted that the score for Avengers: Endgame has been completed.
During an Ask Me Anything on Reddit, Benedict Wong said that Wong is guarding the Sanctum Sanctorum. It’
During an interview with LA Times about in increasing diversity in the MCU:
@I_Am_MFR on Twitter has said that Black Widow will be filming from June 1-October 31,
Production Weekly reported that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 is expected to start filming in February 2021.
A sneak peek has been released for the season two premiere of Cloak and Dagger has been released.
Tom Holland teased something on Twitter. No one has any idea what going to happen. It could be Endgame tickets going on sale, the next trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home, or a completely different project altogether. No one knows! All we know is it’ll happen:
The Fox-Disney merger has now been completed but The Hollywood Reporter has said not to expect the X-Men or Fantastic Four to appear in the MCU until 2021 at the earliest. It also looks like Deadpool is the only X-Men character to not be recast.
ACE Comic Con announced that Don Cheadle, Zoe Saldana, Josh Brolin, and Lee Pace will be attending the convention in Seattle on June 28-30, 2019. Tickets go on sale Tuesday at 10 A.M. Pacific.
Megan McDonnell has joined the writing staff for The Vision and Scarlet Witch Disney+ series
(Source: The Scriptnotes Podcast)
Prop Store in conjunction with Marvel Entertainment will be auctioning off props from Luke Cage, Daredevil, and Iron Fist in August.
Variety reported that Florence Pugh has been cast has the second female lead alongside Scarlett Johansson in Black Widow. Her name was also on the list of front runners revealed by That Hashtag Show.
Non-Marvel Related Projects
The trailer for Brie Larson’s directorial debut Unicorn Store has been released. It’ll be available to stream on Netflix on April 5, 2019.
HN Entertainment reported that Sherlock Holmes 3 will be set in the Old West.
Geek Vibes News reported that production will start in January 2020.
The DisInsider reported that Taika Waititi will be voicing a bounty hunter droid in The Mandalorian, a new Star Wars show for the Disney + streaming service. He has also directed an episode of the series which will premiere later this year.
Deadline reported that Anthony Mackie has been cast in season five of the Netflix series Black Mirror.
A new Detective Pikachu TV spot has been released.
Deadline reported that Michael Rooker will star in Monster Problems. He’ll play “Clyde, an expert hunter who teaches Joel Dawson (Dylan O’Brien) how to survive the Monster Apocalypse.”
The Hollywood Reporter reported that Idris Elba will be starring in Mouse Guard based on the comics by Boom Studios. You can read what it’s about below:
“Based on the comics and graphic novel by David Petersen, Mouse Guard is a set in a medieval world and tells of an order of mice who are the sworn protectors of their realm. Enemies range from predators such as foxes and eagles to other rodents.”
He’ll play an character similar to Obi-Wan Kenobi named Celanawe “who was once a legendary champion and now thought long gone.”
Andy Serkis has been cast as the villain, “the Guard’s blacksmith known as Midnight who turns against it.”
Production is expected to start in May.
Omaze has another Avengers: Endgame giveaway. This time you and a friend could win the chance to attend the Avengers: Endgame premiere with Danai Gurira. All you have to do is donate to Almasi Arts Alliance. You can find more details here:
That’s all for this week. Type at ya later!
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