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  • Marvel/Disney+’s ‘WandaVision’ to wander into vision early 2021…

    Though Marvel/Disney+ series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier and Wandavision were both going to debut in 2020, COVID put a spoke in the scheduling. We’ve known for a while that The Falcon and the Winter Soldier‘s filming delays would push it into next year but there’s been hope that...
  • Reanimated: Disney+ proves to be Pixar’s ‘Soul’ survivor….

    Another one bites the dust… but though Pixar‘s Soul is the latest title to be pulled form cinematic schedules, it is one of the titles finding life on the Disney+ platform, following in the wake of Mulan‘s reasonably-successful move. The animated film tells of a musician who has lost...
  • Yes, we Khan. Ms. Marvel finds its star…

    Even with the delays to the Cinematic branch, there’s more news for the Marvel Television Universe  with the proposed Ms. Marvel series finding its central character’s alter-ego,  Kamala Khan. Newcomer Iman Vellani will play Khan in the series which, production-schedules permitting, will arrive on Disney+ sometime late next year....
  • Action, Jackson… Nick Fury has his eye on Disney+ series?

    With few imminent cinematic entries, a lot of the news coming out of the Marvel camp is related to television and the latest development could be one of the most interesting. According to industry site Variety, Disney+ is currently developing a new Marvel series in which Samuel L. Jackson...
  • TV or not TV? The Emmys tune in to ‘WandaVision’…

    Many of the new wave of Marvel television shows are on hold because of the COVID pandemic – none of them currently having firm broadcast dates. The latest promotions for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier have now removed the originally intended ‘2020’ date, indicating it will most likely...
  • She-Hulk: Emerald is the new (Orphan) Black…

    In what could be considered something of a surprise… it appears that Tatiana Maslany has been cast in the lead-role of Marvel‘s upcoming television Disney+ bound series based around their She-Hulk character. The character was launched in 1980 as a simple female variant on the Hulk concept, Jennifer Walters being...
  • New trailer suggests ‘This is the way…’ to Mandalorian’s Season 2…

    The first season of The Mandalorian was a flagship show for the fledgling Disney+ platform late last year. It certainly got a lot of attention and though opinion was somewhat divided on its story, there was no denying the amount of time and money that had been spent on...
  • Cease and DC’d? Could COVID woes decimate the comics publisher?

    It might seem bizarre in the current climate of Marvel‘s cinematic success, but in the mid-90s, Marvel Comics teetered on the edge of bankruptcy with a very real danger that they might cease to exist as a singular publishing entity. Though there are nuances to the situation, it’s generally...
  • COVID-19: Is Mulan’s move to Disney+ a game-changer?

    In what could well be a genuine  game-changing move for the movie-industry, it has now been confirmed that Mulan – originally predicted to be one of 2020’s biggest box-office draws (outside franchise-titles) – will now mainly bypass a majority of multiplexes (at least in the short-term) and go straight...