Top 5: Han Solo, S.H.I.E.L.D., GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY & More
The top 5 news stories of the week. Filming on the S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot wraps, Peter Dinklage will be the main antagonist in X-Men: Days of Future Past, Harrison Ford on board for Episode VII and more all hit the newswire this week.
Top 5 Stories For The Week Ending 02/15/2013
Filming On The S.H.I.E.L.D. Pilot Wraps
The pilot episode for ABC's new Marvel project, S.H.I.E.L.D. has wrapped according to showrunner Maurissa Tancharoen. Fans have been teased with vague set photos and extremely quick glimpses of the set but so far, the show remains shrouded in mystery. Now, we wait for word of whether the pilot will be picked up for a full season order and if so, how many episodes will the show receive.
Peter Dinklage To Play Main Antagonist In X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST
Throw out those rumors of Puck. Variety learned that Dinklage will be the main baddie in the third X-Men film that's going to clean up some of the continuity mess according to director Bryan Singer. MTV Geek has posted a rumor from an anonymous source that claims Dinklage is playing Bollivar Trask but they don't appear to be 100% certain. Who do you think it could be?
Harrison Ford On Board For STAR WARS EPISODE VII
While there has been some doubt on whether or not the actors from the original Star Wars trilogy would be making an appearance in Disney's new trilogy, a new report out suggest that Harrison Ford will be coming back as Han Solo. Just this morning we received an additional report that Mark Hamil and Carrie Fisher will also be back and that the next trilogy in the Star Wars saga will focus on their children.
MAN OF STEEL Screened For WB Execs To Rave Reviews
According to the scoopers at Latino Review, Man of Steel recently screened to WB execs and their families and received rave reviews. Keep in mind that Green Lantern also reportedly received rave reviews so this theoretically means nothing.
Jason Momoa In Talks For ‘Drax the Destroyer’ Role In GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
With Chris Pratt now cemented in place as Star-Lord it appears the next Guardian of the Galaxy to be cast is Drax the Destroyer. Latino Review has the scoop that Jason Momoa is the frontrunner but there's a sticking point or two in the contract negotiations that keep the deal from being complete.
JUST MISSED THE CUT: COMICS: Geoff Johns To Step Down As Writer On GREEN LANTERN, New IRON MAN 3 ‘Iron Patriot’ Character Poster Arrives
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