Chadwick Boseman Cast As Black Panther In Marvel Universe – Report

Chadwick Boseman Cast As Black Panther In Marvel Universe - Report

Chadwick Boseman, star of biopics ’42′ and ‘Get On Up’ has been signed to a five-picture contract with Marvel for playing Black Panther. This will mark the first time that an African-American actor has headlined his own Superhero film following the recent rash of superhero films [not counting Will Smith's turn as Hancock], and it’s a BIG deal.

Marvel announced their upcoming lineup of films this week, along with Boseman’s casting announcement. They revealed that a Black Panther film will be coming out in 2017, along with a Captain Marvel film in 2018. Looks like Marvel’s finally getting serious about some diversity, no?

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Chris Hemsworth Explains Why He Named His Daughter, India

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Chris Hemsworth, the star of the blockbuster hit, The Avengers recently welcomed a baby girl to the world, named India. Now, a lot of people have been speculating why he’d call her that – although we actually kind of like it. His wife, Elsa Pataky delivered the baby in a hospital in London last week but they had only confirmed the news on Saturday.

Speaking to E! News about his daughter’s name: “It was just a name we liked, I always kind of liked Indie or Indiana for a boy and she liked India. We sorta went, ‘Oh well, whether it’s a boy or girl that will decide’. It just seemed to fit. He continued: “I’ve wanted to have kids for a long time, and here it is, and I couldn’t be happier. Read More Here »



Marvel Already Working On Five New Movies After The Massive Success Of ‘The Avengers’

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We can’t believe this! It was recently announced that The Avengers had hit the $1billion mark after its release date 18 days ago in Europe and its later premiere worldwide. The movie which stars Marvel characters such as Iron Man, Black Widow, The Hulk and Captain America was a big hit at the box office, so it’s no surprise to hear that Marvel president, Kevin Feige, wants to milk the cash cow as long as possible.

Feige revealed this week that Marvel is already in talks to produce five new films which we know will be a success, these include; Captain America 2, Thor 2 and Iron Man 3 which goes into production next week. However, Kevin did not reveal the names of the other two movies, creating suspense on the excited fans trying to guess which Marvel star will be getting their own movie? Black Widow perhaps?

“We want to do two films a year,” Kevin told Bloomberg. “Avengers is our only film this year. Read More Here »



Behind the Scenes Footage of ‘The Avengers’ (Videos)

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Last night was the premier of The Avengers film, if you’re like me and could not attend this event for obvious reasons then you’re in luck, because I’ve got some interesting information they’ll intrigue you. Recently Marvel and Disney studios released their first image of the Hulk as well as 20 minutes of behind the scenes footage and a new featurette.

The people of Industrial Light and Magic created an amazing CGI of the Incredible Hulk; I’m very impressed with how ILM incorporated most of Mark Ruffalo’s facial features on the Hulk.

Since we’re on the topic of Mark Ruffalo a new featurette including him, Joss Whedon the director and Robert Downey Jr. talking about the characteristics of the Avengers Team. It’s called Tension and it shows how Tony Stark likes to mess around with people when he interacts with his fellow team members.

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