The Oscar winning actor Al Pacino (Oceans Thirteen) is currently in Venice promoting two of his upcoming films. The actor was asked to share his thoughts on the Hollywood system which lead him to praise Marvel's latest release, Guardians of the Galaxy.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe might be awash with hammer wielding, shield throwing, eye patch wearing men but this world of heroes is also home to some very powerful women. Whether joining in on the action, using their superior skills or making the male heroes starry eyed, the female characters are every bit as exciting, commanding and important. In this editorial I will rank the MCUs top female characters counting down from 10.
As production begins on many of next seasons comic book based TV shows, EWs spoiler room has revealed new details on Lucy Lawless's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D character teasing her relationship with Coulson and Victoria Hand. Plus, Arrow boss Marc Guggenheim teases Roy Harpers future and position on Team Arrow.
With the summer months slowly drawing to a close, all eyes are turning to the upcoming month and the start of the new TV season. Arrow Executive Producer Marc Guggenheim talks about character identities and Laurels role in Team Arrow. Whilst in the UK, Channel 5 have secured the exclusive rights to air the Batman prequel.
Despite her lack of superhuman abilities, Lois Lane is up there with the most famous women in comic book history. Being the inquisitive journalist and main love interest of Superman, Lois Lane has appeared alongside Clark Kent in various adaptations of the Superman comic books on the big and small screen. In this editorial, I will take a look back at the actresses who have played the Daily Planets renowned reporter and rank them accordingly!
Community star Danny Pudi has expressed interest in reappearing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe following a cameo appearance in Captain America: The Winter Soldier. In an interview with TV Line, Pudi showed a desire to guest star in Agents of SHIELD saying 'Anything is possible.'
The Game of Thrones producers sure like to keep it in the family. Theon Greyjoy's real life sister, singer Lilly Allen, was rumoured to have been offered a role which Alfie later denied. Now, Alfie's father Keith Allen has auditioned for a role as a slave who leads a Spartacus like rebellion.
The troubled production based on Brian Michael Bendis comic book series is to air exclusively on The Playstation Network. The series was originally in production at FX but didn't make it past a pilot. Now, The PSN will broadcast the show with the first episode being free to all PS users.
David Nutter, director of The Flash pilot, spoke recently to CBR about the shows first episode, his love for the comic book genre and his lengthy career directing many pilots.
This looks set to be an expensive day for Marvel DVD collectors! Amazon is currently listing the first season of Agents of SHIELD for a September 9th DVD and Blu Ray release, the same day as Captain America: The Winter Soldier is out.
Angelina Jolie's Maleficent is predicted to have a big opening weekend for Disney whilst it faces from Seth McFarlane comedy 'A Million ways To Die In the West.' DOFP, is expected to fall to second place when the numbers are in.
With the 2013/14 TV season cooling down, thoughts turn to what's on offer this fall. Via TVLine and TVGuide's inside scoops, check out some early news from The Flash which reveals that a larger force than the meta humans are at work. Whilst in Arrow, Stephen Amell talks about the season 2 final scenes focusing on Amanda Waller.
X-Men Days of Future Past writer Simon Kinberg, in an in depth interview with THR, reveals the original plans for the films ending, working with a large cast and Wolverines more supporting role. Plus, the writer discusses the much loved Quicksilver scene, time travel and says of a Fantastic Four crossover; 'Anything is possible.'
Gravity director Alfonso Cuaron has denied that he is being lined up to direct the Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them since he has been named as a hot favourite since he directed The Prisoner of Azkaban.
SONY CEO Kaz Hirai recently held a strategy meeting where he talked about his hands on approach and the companies future in the movie production business insisting 'we're not getting out of movie production.'
Batman celebrates 75 years of crime fighting goodness this year and to celebrate this, Digital Spy has put together an interactive image detailing 9 'Batmen' across different mediums of entertainment including Adam West, Kevin Conroy and Ben Affleck.
Canadian channel Space has renewed the werewolf show 'Bitten' for a second season. The show stars Smallville's Laura Vadnervoort as a werewolf torn between family life and her duties as a werewolf. Plus, CTV acquires Flash, Gotham and Agent Carter
Days Of Future Past has opened up a whole new world of possibilities for the X-Men franchise. Here is a list of five X-Men members who have yet to feature in an X-men film and the movies I think they should appear in.
James McAvoy has been jokingly vocal, if not a little bias, on the debate who would win in a fight between The Avengers and The X-Men. Whilst promoting the latest instalment in the X-Men franchise, McAvoy again weighs in on the debate.
SUPERNATURAL has announced that Crowley actor Mark Sheppard has joined the season 10 cast as a series regular after appearing as a recurring character since 2009. The actor joins Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles and Mischa Collins when the show returns for the 2014/15 season.
X-Men Days of Future Past editor and composer John Ottman revealed in a recent interview that the announced sequel 'X-Men: Apocalypse' was due to be sub titled 'Age of Apocalypse' after the comic book of the same name. However, another 'Age of..' Marvel Studios film prevented this.
With X-Men: Days of Future Past being finally released in America and abroad, HitFix got a chance to discuss the balance between editing and composing and this films score with editor/composer John Ottman.
It seems whenever Hugh Jackman does any sort of promotion he cant resist a song or two. Whilst promoting XMen Days of Future Past at Capital FM in the UK, Hugh gave two beautiful performances of Pharell and Miley Cyrus.
The MCU is home to many characters some of which have appeared in Agents of SHIELD. Here is my list of characters who have starred in the movies but not yet appeared in the show. Don't worry, there is no Avenger in sight just lesser known characters who deserve a chance to grow.
Marvel have announced details and images of six variant covers based on ABCs Marvel's Agents of SHIELD. The range of covers will debut in August 2014 and will be released with Deadpool, Avengers and more, check them out!