Considered for the role of Doctor Strange and forced to pass on playing Rick Flagg in Suicide Squad due to scheduling conflicts, Tom Hardy recently revealed that he would like to play Frank Castle/The Punisher for Marvel. Well, this amazing piece of fan-art effectively imagines him in that role...
Last night Tom Hardy (The Dark Knight Rises) explained why he was forced to drop out of WB/DC's Suicide Squad; but it sounds like he still has a strong desire to play another comic book character -- specifically Frank Castle, aka The Punisher! Could the actor jump ship to Marvel?
As a change of pace from what I usually write, I want to give some ideas as to who could handle The Punisher. I give a few ideas as to who could do The Punisher justice in the MCU.
Daredevil showrunner Steven DeKnight has been very vocal about his aspirations and desires when it comes to working with Marvel. Now, he's expressed a keen interest in wanting to see an R-Rated Punisher show!
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Who is The Punisher, and when will he show up in the MCU?
The Punisher has a mediocre track record on cinema and 2004´s The Punisher is no exception. However I feel that there are some gems in there, so check out my first ever editorial to read my take!
Many comic book fans think Frank Castle aka The Punisher will turn up in one of Marvel's Netflix shows (Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist). However, if he does, he won't be played by Thomas Jane. "I think you'd need an unknown to play Frank." UPDATE
There are people who argue that either Frank Castle AKA The Punisher is possible in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. I'm here to tell you it is, and am about to explain so with my usually flawless logic in the following editorial.
Marvel owns loads of characters are more suited to the small screen than the big screen. Here I look at 11 candidates that would make a good TV show.
Does an Easter Egg in the One-Shot "All Hail the King" (hollow)point to the Punisher in the MCU? I hope it does, but I'll let you be the judge. Read on for more details.
The Punisher is doing what the Punisher does, breaking jaws, punching faces, and more things in that aspect. But not there is a obstacle in his way, an obstacle that is not easy to take down, The Black Widow! Hit the jump to check it out!
Captain America: The Winter Soldier Star 'Frank Grillo' tells Spinoff that he would have no problem in playing the Punisher in a future film and he also talks about his status in featuring in another Marvel Film. Hit the jump to check it out!
It's a new Super Power Beat Down from Bat in the Sun. This time, it's DC Comics' Batfamily member, Red Hood, versus the methodical, take no prisoners Marvel Comics killer, Frank Castle aka The Punisher. You won't want to miss this ending. Slightly NSFW.
Ever since Marvel regained the rights to the Punisher, there has been much speculation as to how the character would be incorporated into Marvel's Cinematic Universe. Well now it appears that actor Milo Ventimiglia is lobbying for the role - or possibly already has it? Hit the jump for more!
Ever found yourselves thinking about how cool It will be if there was a Punisher game?
An open world-send box game where you kill criminals and have the fun of you life? What if we had a Punisher game like GTA of Watch Dogs?
Lexi Alexander, the director of Punisher: War Zone, has been considered a fan-favorite to helm the all-female Expendables spin-off has revealed on her blog that producer Mark Gill would even meet with her about the opportunity. Come check it out.
Talking at today's press junket for Thor: The Dark World in London, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige offered an update of sorts on what they have planned for the Man Without Fear and even teases a possible appearance of The Punisher somewhere down the line. Read on for details!
Filmmaker Mike Pecci has updated the status on his Punisher fan film The Dead Can't be Distracted stating that Marvel has sent them a cease-and-desist letter.
To give you all a break from the Affleck/Batman articles, I've decided to list some ideas on possible stories, castings, etc. of the potential Punisher film.
Joining Ant-Man on Marvel's Phase 3 line-up, Disney has scheduled two undisclosed Marvel movies for release in 2016 and 2017. Hit the jump and check out the dates and speculate who they belong to!
Ian McFarland and Mike Pecci have released a teaser for "The Dead Can’t Be Distracted"; a movie based on the recent critically acclaimed Punisher series. Marvel Studios needs to be shown this...
Punisher's War Journal is a script I wrote maybe a year ago and recently stumbled upon. It is supposed to delve into Frank as a tormented character instead of just a mindless killing machine like in the other incarnations. I hope you enjoy!
In two weeks, the Gasparilla Film Festival will be bestowing Thomas Jane with their International Career Achievement Award. To showcase Jane's talent, the festival will screen The Punisher. Jane recently spoke with ET about the film. Check it out.
The Punisher can work... Me and many of my fellow comic book fans believe that. But how?