by Leroy Douresseaux a.k.a. "I Reads You"
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MOVIE REVIEW - From Negromancer: My review of "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings."
From Negromancer: My review of "Black Widow."
From Marvel: Here are the first official trailer and poster for Disney+/Marvel Studios' "Hawkeye" series. The series starts streaming November 24, 2021.
From YouTube: This is the first official teaser trailer (Aug. 23rd) for "Spider-Man: No Way Home," which is due December 2021.
From YouTube: Here is the final trailer for Marvel Studios' "Eternals," which is due Nov. 5th.
From YouTube: Marvel Studios releases an official trailer for its upcoming animated series, "What If...?" The series debuts on Disney+ August 11th.
From Marvel: Marvel Studios has released a brand-new video that provides a glimpse into its plans for its "Phase 4" movies.
From Marvel: In celebration of "National Super Hero Day," Marvel has released (Wed., April 28th) this "Black Widow" featurette, "How Much Do You Really Know About Natasha Romanoff?" "Black Widow" finally arrives in theaters and on Disney+ July 9th. [Disney should have kept they May 7th, 2021 release date. - Leroy]
From YouTube: First official teaser trailer for Marvel Studios "Shangi-Chi and the Legend of Ten Rings." It is now due in theaters Sept 3rd.
From YouTube: New "Loki" trailer - released Mon., April 5th, 2021. "Loki" is due on Disney+ on June 11, 2021.
From YouTube: New "Black Widow" trailer - released Sat., April 3rd, 2021. Film is due in theaters and on Disney+ July 9th.
From YouTube: Spider-Man 3 has a name. It's "Spider-Man: No Way Home," as revealed in this video clip (Wed., Feb. 24th, 2021). It is due in theaters Christmas 2021.
From YouTube: "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" Super Bowl LV trailer. Series arrives on Disney+ March 19, 2021.
MARVEL STUDIOS NEWS:
ETERNALS - From THR: Actress Lauren Ridloff talks about becoming the first deaf superhero in the Marvel Cinematic Universe via "Eternals."
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 3 - From Variety: Writer-director James Gunn has announced that actor Will Poulter will play the Marvel Comics character, "Adam Warlock," in "Guardians of the Galaxy 3." The film is due May 5, 2023.
WANDAVISION - From THR: Disney+/Marvel Studios is in early development of a "WandaVision" spinoff TV series focusing on the character, "Agatha Harkness," with actress Kathryn Hahn reprising the role. Hahn received a Primetime Emmy nominations for playing the role in "WandaVision."
BLACK WIDOW - From Variety: Scarlett Johansson and The Walt Disney Company have reached a settlement over Johansson's pay lawsuit regarding the release of "Black Widow." Terms of the settlement were not disclosed.
SHANG-CHI - From CNBC: "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" is now the highest grossing release of 2021 at the domestic box office.
WANDAVISION - From Deadline: The Disney+ series, "WandaVision," has won Marvel Studios its first two Emmy Awards. At the first night of the 2021 Creative Arts Emmy Awards, "WandaVision" won in two categories, "Outstanding Production Design For A Narrative Program (Half-Hour)" and "Outstanding Fantasy/Sci-Fi Costumes."
SHANG-CHI - From THR: "Shang-Chi and the Legends of the Ten Rings" has smashed the record for Labor Day openings with a four-day haul of $90 million and has posted the second-biggest three-day debut ($75.5) of the pandemic year so far, behind fellow Marvel Studios film, "Black Widow."
From YahooStyleCaster: Beginning Oct. 15th, 2021, you'll be able to see "Shang-Chi" free on Disney+.
From YahooEntertainment: "Shang-Chi" star Simu Liu breaks down that amazing bus fight scenes that occurs early in the film.
From Inverse: How Marvel's "Shang-Chi" had to destroy its own racist origins.
THE MARVELS - From CNALifestyle: According to IMDb, South Korean actor, Park Seo-joon, will appear in the "Captain Marvel" sequel, "The Marvels."
IRONHEART - From Variety: The character "Ironheart" will make her debut in "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever," which is due next year. Played by actress Dominique Thorne, Ironheart will be the star of an upcoming Disney+ series.
SHANG-CHI - From Variety: The history of the controversy around the logo for "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings."
CAPTAIN AMERICA 4 - From Deadline: "Deadline Hollywood" is reporting that Anthony Mackie has closed a deal to star in "Captain America 4."
ETERNALS - From EW: "Entertainment Weekly" has a guide to Marvel Studios' "Eternals," which is scheduled to open Nov. 5th.
SHANG-CHI - From Deadline: "We are not an experiment!" "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" star, Simu Liu responds to Disney CEO Bob Chapek's recent comments about the film.
THE MARVELS - From Nerdist: The "Captain Marvel" sequel, entitled "The Marvels," has begun filming.
WHAT IF...? - From Inverse: Brad Winderbaum, executive producer of Disney+ "What If...?," says that some of the characters and stories explored in the animated series could be revisited in a film.
WHAT IF...? - From Deadline: Jeffrey Wright, the narrator of Disney+/Marvel Studios' animated "What If...?," speaks on the late Chadwick Boseman who appears in the series via a voice performance.
BLACK WIDOW - From Variety: Scarlett Johansson has filed suit against Disney over the way it released "Black Widow." Much of Johannson's financial compensation for the film is based on ticket sales and box office benchmarks.
HAWKEYE - From EW: In a first look from the Disney+ series, "Hawkeye," Clint Barton/Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) meets Kate Bishop (Hailee Steinfeld). The series debuts November 24th.
FRANCHISE - From YahooBGR: David S. Goyer, someone who has written for DC Comics and who has written films based on DC characters, explains why Marvel Studios movies are so much more successful than movies based on DC characters.
ANT-MAN 3 - From Nerdist: "Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania" has begin filming.
BLACK PANTHER 2 - From Variety: The site is reporting that actress Michaela Coel (HBO Max's "I May Destroy You") has been cast in "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever" in an unknown role.
From TimeOut: Here is everything publicly known about "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever."
BLACK WIDOW - From WeGotThisCovered: The "Black Widow" character, "Yelena Belova" (played by actress Florence Pugh), reportedly will make multiple appearances in the upcoming Disney+/Marvel Studios series, "Hawkeye."
BLADE - From Deadline: Bassan Tariq "(Mogul Mowgli") is apparently Marvel Studios' choice to direct its "Blade" reboot film starring Mahershala Ali.
BLACK PANTHER 2 - From Collider: Winstone Duke, who played M'Baku in "Black Panther, has confirmed that he will return for the sequel, "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever."
SHE-HULK - From YahooMensHealth: Actress Jameela Jamil, who will play "Titania" on Disney+/Marvel's "She-Hulk," shows off her fight training.
KEVIN FEIGE - From TheDirect: Marvel Studios just held a big meeting about multiverse rules in the MCU.
BLACK WIDOW - From Deadline: "Black Widow" crosses the 100 million dollar mark in domestic box office in record time during the pandemic.
LOKI - From Deadline: Disney+ has renewed its Marvel Studios hit, "Loki," for a second season. Audiences found out during the credits of the final episode of Season One.
From Deadline: Kate Erron, executive producer and director of "Loki," says that she won't be returning for the series' second season.
EMMYS - From Deadline: Don Cheadle expresses surprise at his Emmy nomination ("Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series") for his 98-second appearance in "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."
BLACK WIDOW - From Variety: We do know that "Black Widow" won the 7/9 to 7/11/21 weekend box office. Now, we know how much the movie made via "Disney Plus Premiere Access," in which consumers pay an additional 30 dollars to see a new Disney film. In a rare look at its profits, Disney announced that "Black Widow" made an additional 60 million dollars via premiere access.
BLACK WIDOW - From Deadline: "Black Widow" director Cate Shortland talks about the potential for a sequel to this film and about how the current film was made.
BLACK WIDOW - From Variety: "Black Widow" Cate Shortland talks about turning down directing the film before accepting the gig.
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY - From Variety: Chris Pratt ("Peter Quill/Star-Lord") says that "Guardians of the Galaxy 3" will begin filming later this year.
WANDAVISION - From Deadline: The story of "WandaVision," according to Marvel Studios president, Kevin Feige, "will continue."
SHE-HULK - From Variety: The news site is reporting that actress Jameela Jamil has been cast in Disney+/Marvel's "She-Hulk."
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY - From Kotaku: At E3, Square Enix announced "Guardians of the Galaxy," a new game based on the popular Marvel team featured in movies and comics. The game is being developed by Eidos Montreal. It’s out on October 26, 2021. The game also features a new original story featuring Marvel’s cosmic misfits. At the start of the game, they have only been together for a year. Players will take on the role of Peter Quill, also known as Starlord.
LOKI - From Metro: Michael Waldron, the head writer of Disney+/Marvel's "Loki," teases cameos from Marvel Comics characters. "Expect the unexpected," he says.
WANDAVISION - From RollingStone: Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Kathryn Hahn, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, and more tell the story of how the year’s biggest, boldest show came together
MOON KNIGHT - From Variety: Marvel Studios finally officially confirms that Oscar Isaac is the star of its Disney+ series, "Moon Knight."
DOCTOR STRANGE - From Deadline: Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige now says that it was a mistake to cast Oscar-winning actress Tilda Swinton as "The Ancient One" in "Doctor Strange" (2016).
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From Variety: Sebastian Stan talks about being injured on-set during film of "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."
FRANCHISE - From Variety: Did you know that Marvel Studios' does not use a "showrunner" for its Disney+ series, a position that is industry standard for TV series. Some TV writers are worried and upset about that.
BLACK WIDOW - From HypeBeast: Here are the "Black Widow" character posters.
WANDAVISION - From Movieweb: Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige says "Doctor Strange" was written out of "WandaVision" to keep from having a "white guy" save the day.
ETERNALS - From Marvel: A new promotional video from Marvel Studios includes footage from the upcoming film, "Eternals," which is due for a Fall 2021 release.
MS MARVEL - From ComicBook: There are some photos that are alleged to be from the set of Disney+/Marvel's "Ms. Marvel" TV series. Those photos provide a look at Ms. Marvel's uniform.
DEADPOOL - From Deadline: Via a NYPD officer, Hugh Jackman makes of request of "Deadpool" star Ryan Reynolds - put me in "Deadpool 3" as Wolverine.
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From WeGotThisCovered: A second season of Disney+ "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" is a possibility.
ETERNALS - From Variety: Oscar-winning director Chloe Zhao apparently impressed Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige with her use of practical locations instead of CGI when filming the Marvel film, "Eternals."
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From Deadline: The site interviews Malcolm Spellman, the showrunner and executive producer of Disney+ "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier." Spellman is also the announced writer of the developing film, "Captain America 4."
SAM WILSON/CAPTAIN AMERICA - From Deadline: Disney+ has released a poster featuring Sam Wilson (Anthony Mackie) as Captain America.
CAPTAIN AMERICA - From Deadline: The site is reporting that Marvel Studios is developing a fourth "Captain America" film. It would follow the events depicted in "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," with the series' showrunner, Malcolm Spellman, writing the script. This fourth film could follow Sam Wilson/Falcon as the new Captain America or could feature the original Captain America, Steve Rogers.
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From Deadline: SPOILER - the final episode of "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" reveals Sharon Carter to be the "Power Broker." Sam Wilson/The Falcon takes on the mantle of Captain America.
THOR LOVE AND THUNDER - From ScreenRant: Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe has reportedly confirmed that he is in Marvel Studios' "Thor: Love & Thunder," and that he will play the role of the Greek god, "Zeus."
FRANCHISE - From YahooTelegraph: How being in a "Marvel movie" became every serious actor's dream.
SECRET INVASION - From Variety: "Game of Throne's" Emilia Clarke has reportedly joined Marvel Studios' Disney+ series, "Secret Invasion."
SHANG-CHI - From YahooEntertainment: "Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings" star, Simu Liu, celebrates with fans the release of the first official teaser trailer for the film.
From Variety: What the "Shang-Chi" Teaser Reveals About Marvel Studios’ Groundbreaking Movie
SECRET INVASION - From THR: Oscar-winning actress Olivia Colman is reportedly in negotiations to appear with Samuel L. Jackson in the Disney+/Marvel Studios' series, "Secret Invasion."
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - From Variety: Actor Alfred Molina, who appeared as Doctor Octopus" in 2004's "Spider-Man 2," talks about reprising the role in the upcoming "Spider-Man: No Way Home."
BLACK PANTHER II - From Deadline: In a guest column, director Ryan Coogler explains why "Black Panther II" will film in Georgia, while he uses his voice to continue to fight Georgia's recent Jim Crow voting laws.
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From BleedingCool: In a series of videos, the cast of DisneyPlus' "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" talks about the appearance of the Dora Milaje, and there is a final teaser trailer for the series.
DEADPOOL - From WeGotThisCovered: Rumors say that Ryan Reynolds is attempting to revive an animated Deadpool TV series that was dropped a few years ago. He also wants the series to be canon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe...
SHANG-CHI - From YahooFinance: Simu Liu will be Shang-Chi, Marvel Studios first Asian-American superhero in the upcoming film, "Shang-Chi: Legend of Ten Rings." Liu says the time of rising hate crimes against the Asian-American and Pacific Islander communities is not a time for AAPI actors to feel discouraged about pursuing their passions.
HAWKEYE - From BleedingCool: Disney+ offers some prep on the character, Kate Bishop, who will appear in the still-filming "Hawkeye" series.
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From YahooEntertainment: Malcolm Spellman talks about going from stealing comics as a young man to showrunning Disney+/Marvel Studios' "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From BuzzFeed: Actor Desmond Chiam talks about appearing in "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" and about being starstruck by series stars, Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan.
SPIDER-MAN NO WAY HOME - From WeGotThisCovered: According to the site is is official that previous screen Spider-Man actors, Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield, will appear in "Spider-Man: No Way Home." Apparently, numerous villains from the previous Spider-Man films will also appear, and Doctor Strange is the instigator of this live-action "Spider-Verse."
THOR LOVE AND THUNDER - From Deadline: Reports indicate that Oscar-winning actor, Russell Crowe, is joining Marvel Studios' "Thor: Love and Thunder" in a mystery role.
FALCON AND WINTER SOLIDER - From YahooEntertainment: Isaiah Bradley, a black Marvel Comics character exposed to the super-soldier serum, makes his official appearance in the MCU in the second episode of "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."
BLACK WIDOW - From Deadline: Disney has moved the release date for "Black Widow" from May 2021 to Friday, July 9, 2021, when it will play in theaters and on Disney+. Disney is also doing that with its film, "Cruella" (May 28th).
RUMOR - From Variety: Disney+ is reportedly in early development of a TV series featuring Native American Marvel Comics' character, "Echo."
FALCON AND WINTER SOLIDER - From YahooEntertainment: Not everyone is crazy about the new Captain America, "John Walker," who appears in the first episode of Disney+ "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier." Still, the article has some information on him.
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From Variety: Writer Malcom Spellman explains why "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" is so pointed about race, nationalism and the world today.
RUMOR - From WeGotThisCovered: Hot rumor is that Michael B. Jordan and his character, "Killmonger," will return to take up the mantle of Black Panther in "Black Panther 2."
SECRET INVASION - From Deadline: British actor Kingsley Ben-Adir will star in Marvel's "Secret Invasion" series. Ben-Adir recently portrayed Malcolm X in Regina King's "One Night in Miami."
FALCON AND WINTER SOLDIER - From Deadline: While he would not commit to a Season Two of "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," Marvel Studios President and CCO, Kevin Feige, says that there are ideas...
BLACK WIDOW - From ComicBookMovies: During a shareholders' meeting, Disney CEO Bob Chapek says that will "Black Widow" still on course for a May 7, 2021 release.
ANTHONY MACKIE - From Variety: "Variety" offers the profile of actor Anthony Mackie as he finally takes the lead in a Marvel Studios production, "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."
ANT-MAN 3 - From THR: Rapper and actor, T.I., who appeared in the first two "Ant-Man" films will reportedly not appear in the third film.
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - From WeGotThisCovered: Spider-Man: No Way Home reportedly has the largest physical set of any Marvel Studios film.
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - From YahooNerdist: Cast members of the third Sony-Marvel "Spider-Man"film share early images from the film and also speculations on the title of the film.
DOCTOR STRANGE 2 - From Inverse: Emmy and Grammy Award winning composer, Danny Elfman, has apparently confirmed that he will be provided the musical "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness," which will be directed by Sam Raimi.
RUMORS - From WeGotThisCovered: Once upon a time, Luke Cage and Iron Fist each had a TV series on Netflix. Now, they may be reunited in a "Heroes for Hire"-type series that would be styled after Disney+'s upcoming, "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier."
CAPTAIN MARVEL 2 - From Deadline: Actress Zawe Ashton will reportedly play the main villain in "Captain Marvel 2." The film will be directed by Nia DeCosta and star Brie Larson in the title role.
BLADE - From THR: Stacy Osei-Kuffour, a playwright who acted as story editor and writer on HBO'S Emmy-winning and acclaimed limited series, Watchmen, will write the screenplay for Marvel Studios' "Blade" reboot that will star Oscar-winner Mahershala Ali in the title role.
ANT-MAN - From IndieWire: Writer-director Edgar Wright ("Baby Driver") walked off the first Ant-Man movie over six years ago over creative differences with Marvel Studios. Wright says he recently reconnected with Marvel boss Kevin Feige, and that he was glad he did.
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - From Variety: Spider-Man himself, Tom Holland, said that Sony/Marvel "Spider-Man 3"is the "most ambitious superhero movie of all time."
THOR LOVE AND THUNDER - From MCUDirect: This link will take you to set photos from "Thor: Love and Thunder" featuring Chris Hemsworth (Thor) and Chris Pratt (Peter Quill/Star Lord).
DISNEYLAND - From YahooEntertainment: Tom Holland teases a new Marvel ride at Disneyland: 'It's the most I've ever felt like Spider-Man'
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - From ScreenRant: Recent set photos from Sony/Marvel's third "Spider-Man" film indicates that the film may be partly set during Christmas.
MOON KNIGHT - From THR: Four-time Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke has reportedly signed a deal to play the lead villain in Disney+/Marvel Studios' "Moon Knight" series.
MOON KNIGHT - From THR: Actress May Calamawy has been cast in an unnamed key role in Marvel Studios' "Moon Knight"series.
CAPTAIN AMERICA - From Deadline: Sources say that Chris Evan is in negotiations to reprise his role as "Steve Rogers/Captain America" in a future Marvel Cinematic Universe film.
HAWKEYE - From CBR: Actress Hailee Steinfeld promises that her portrayal of "Kate Bishop" in the Disney+ series, "Hawkeye," will be "comics-accurate."
BLACK PANTHER 2 - From YahooEntertainment: Marvel chief Kevin Feige talks legacy of Chadwick Boseman, how they'll approach 'Black Panther 2' without him.
DEADPOOL 3 - From Collider: Marvel Studios boss, Kevin Feige, says that "Deadpool 3" will be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but won't start filming until at least 2022.
SECRET INVASION - From Collider: Marvel Studios boss, Kevin Feige, explains why "Secret Invasion" is a series and not a movie.
MOON KNIGHT - From THR: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead, indie genre filmmakers behind sci-fi horror movies, "The Endless" and "Synchronic," are joining Mohamed Diab, the Egyptian filmmaker behind Middle Eastern drama, "Clash," as directors of Marvel Studios TV series, "Moon Knight, which will star Oscar Isaac.
FRANCHISE - From WeGotThisCovered: Rumors suggest that Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige wants most Marvel heroes to be women and people of color going forward.
WHAT IF...? - From YahooEntertainment: Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige has confirmed that the late actor, Chadwick Boseman ("Black Panther") recorded a number of voice performances for Marvel's upcoming animated series, "What If...?"
TRAILERS AND VIDEO PREVIEWS FROM 2020:
From Marvel: A first look at Disney+ series, "Loki" (Thurs., Dec. 10th, 2020)
From Marvel: A first look at "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" (Thurs., Dec. 10th, 2020)
From Marvel: A first look at Marvel Studios' "What If ... ?" (Thurs., Dec. 10th, 2020)
From YouTube: The official trailer for the Disney+ series, "WandaVision." (released, Sun., Sept. 20, 2020)
From YouTube: The "final trailer" for "Black Widow" (released Mon., March 9, 2020).
From Newsarama: This Disney+ Super Bowl TV spot focuses on the upcoming Marvel Studios TV series, "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier," "WandaVision," and "Loki."
From Newsarama: Here is the 30-second TV spot for "Black Widow" that was shown during Super Bowl LIV (Sun., Feb. 2nd, 2020).
From EW: Here is the special look at "Black Widow" shown during the "College Football Playoff" Championship game between LSU (winner) and Clemson (Mon., Jan. 13th, 2020).
From Marvel: See first official teaser trailer for Marvel Studios' "Black Widow" (Tues., Ded. 3, 2019).
Click here for the 2020 edition of "Marvel Studios Negromancer Link-o-Rama."
MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE (MCU):
Review: Iron Man (2008)
Review: The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Review: Iron Man 2 (2010)
Review: Thor (2011)
Review: Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Review: Marvel's The Avengers (2012)
Review: Iron Man 3 (2013)
Review: Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Review: Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Review: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Review: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Review: Ant-Man (2015)
Review: Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Review: Doctor Strange (2016)
Review: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Review: Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Review: Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Review: Black Panther (2018)
Review: Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)
Review: Captain Marvel (2019)
Review: Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Review: Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019)