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Letitia Wright Denies Black Panther 2 Set Conduct Reports

Letitia Wright denies a report that claims she is expressing anti-vaccination views on the set of Black Panther 2. Following a few COVID-19 related delays, production of the sequel to 2018's Black Panther began in Atlanta this past June ahead of its July 2022 release date. Original director Ryan Coogler is returning along with writer Joe Robert Cole. However, the sequel had to be reworked considerably following the tragic passing of T'Challa actor Chadwick Boseman. The film will see Black Panth...
Tags: Instagram, Entertainment, Disney, US, Tech, Atlanta, Ryan Coogler, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Wright, Hollywood Reporter, Challa, Joe Robert Cole, Letitia Wright, Riri Williams, Winston Duke


Ironheart: Everything We Know So Far

Marvel Studios has so many projects in development it's easy to lose track — more than 30 of them, as it just so happens. But one that is worth keeping on your radar, for a wide variety of reasons, is "Ironheart." The upcoming Disney+ show is poised to introduce a new, important hero to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and one that may end up filling some hugely important shoes. While the show is still relatively far away, we're here to go over everything we know so far about it so you can be read...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Disney, America, Mit, Williams, Marvel Studios, Hawkeye, Judas, Rodriguez, Tony Stark, Stark, Ironheart, Riri Williams


Black Panther 2 Set Photos Show Martin Freeman’s Return, New Look at Riri Williams

New behind-the-scenes photos from the set of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever have arrived online, as production simultaneously continues in Boston and Atlanta. The photos feature our first look at yet another returning MCU alum along with a closer look at Dominique Thorne’s debut as Riri Williams/ Iron Heart. In the Black Panther 2 set photos, which you can check out below, Emmy winner Martin Freeman makes his return as Everett K. Ross after three years since the first film. He is...
Tags: Movies, Mexico, Boston, Atlanta, Martin Freeman, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, Ryan Coogler, Marvel Studios, Jack Kirby, Comic Book, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong, Baku, Wakanda


Black Panther 2 Set Photos Reveal Riri Williams, New Looks For Shuri And Okoye

Production on "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever" is underway right now. Currently, the Marvel Studios sequel is shooting on location in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the MIT campus, and set photos are starting to surface from photographers sneaking around and trying to catch a glimpse of the cast in action.Today, a first look at Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright has come to light, revealing cool, fashionable new looks for the Dora Milaje warrior Okoye and T'challa's younger sister Shuri. Plus, we have...
Tags: Movies, News, Danai Gurira, Mit, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Oakland California, Cambridge Massachusetts, Challa, Wakanda, Tony Stark, Okoye, SlashFilm, Letitia Wright


Marvel’s ‘Armor Wars’ Series Suits Up With ‘Black Monday’ Writer

Marvel’s dominance on the big screen and the small screen is showing no signs of letting up anytime soon. Disney+ is quickly turning into quite the advantage for the Marvel Cinematic Universe and while popular items like WandaVision and Loki might be getting all the attention, don’t forget about the rest. Yesterday brought the news that Riri Williams would be making an earlier-than-expected appearance in the MCU before her Ironheart series and now comes a reminder that Armor Wars is also on the...
Tags: TV, Movies, News, Disney, James Rhodes, Loki, Lester, Cheadle, Tony Stark, Carmichael Show, MCU, Riri Williams, Yassir Lester, Don Cheadle Lester, Kenan Fun


Secret Wars Creator Jim Shooter Details $10,000 Offer From Marvel, Expects Film Adaptation

Former Marvel Editor-in-Chief Jim Shooter was recently a guest at the MEGACON convention in Orlando, where the writer potentially let it slip that Marvel Studios is working on a Secret Wars film. RELATED: Dominique Thorne to Debut as Riri Williams in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Speaking about the industry in general, Shooter brought up a story about how someone from Marvel called him to offer $10,000 for Shooter to write a novelization of Secret Wars. “This one clown called me from Marvel,” S...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, Marvel Studios, Orlando, Comic Book, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Secret Wars, Bogart, Movie News, Riri Williams, Jim Shooter, Dominique Thorne, David Bogart, Shooter Shooter


‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ Will Introduce Dominique Thorne’s Ironheart Before Her Disney+ Series

Kevin Feige has gained quite a reputation for being notoriously tight-lipped about every possible facet of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But every so often, he’ll drop an exciting bit of news to get audiences even more excited about an upcoming project. That appears to be the case here, as Feige has spilled the beans that Dominique Thorne, previously announced to portray Riri Williams and the armored superhero Ironheart in her own Disney+ series, will be making her first appearance in Black Pa...
Tags: Movies, News, Robert Downey Jr, Disney, Williams, Brian Michael Bendis, Kevin Feige, Tony Stark, Tom Holland, Peter Parker, Thorne, RiRi, Downey Jr, Kamala Khan, Ironheart, Feige


Dominique Thorne to Debut as Riri Williams in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

The cast of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is growing, as Brandon Davis of ComicBook.com is reporting that Dominique Thorne will be joining the film, with her character of Riri Williams set to debut in the upcoming sequel. RELATED: Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Set Video Shows Off Wakandan Throne Room Thorne, who is set to play Riri Williams in the upcoming Ironheart series coming to Disney+, will first see her character arrive at the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the highly anti...
Tags: Movies, Mexico, Marvel, Disney, Mit, Action, Streaming, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, Ryan Coogler, Marvel Studios, Jack Kirby, Comic Book, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong


All the Marvel movies and shows you can stream on Disney Plus - from 'Iron Man' to 'What if...?'

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Disney Plus is the streaming home of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Marvel TV shows. That includes new original series like "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier" and "WandaVision." The service costs $8/month or $80/year, and there's also a bundle with Hulu and ESPN+ for $14/month. Monthly Subscription Service (small) One of the biggest draws of Disney Plus is its ma...
Tags: Reviews, Entertainment, Marvel, Disney, US, America, Trends, Tech, Features, Fox, Streaming, Espn, Deadpool, Owen Wilson, Pixar, James Gunn


Loki's Finale Revealed What's on the Horizon for the MCU

This week’s Loki season finale on Disney+ was full of twists and turns, and a very conspicuous apple. But the biggest surprise of all may have been saved for the very end. Read more...
Tags: Science, Fiction, Disney, Horizon, Thor, Owen Wilson, Tatiana Maslany, Tom Hiddleston, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Loki, Sylvie, Kamala Khan, Scarlet Witch, Ant Man, Emmy Awards, Far From Home


Ironheart: Marvel’s Disney Plus Series Sets Head Writer

The upcoming Disney Plus Marvel series Ironheart has found its head writer. According to a report from Variety, Marvel Studios has hired Chinaka Hodge to lead writing for the series. Hodge has written on the Apple reboot of Amazing Stories and TNT’s Snowpiercer in the past. she’s also a playwright that has penned Chasing Mehserle and Mirrors in Every Corner. RELATED: Ironheart Star Dominique Thorne Opens Up About Upcoming MCU Series The upcoming series will see Dominique Thorne playing Riri Wil...
Tags: Comics, TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Mit, TNT, Marvel Studios, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Hodge, Brian Michael Bendis, Thorne, Anthony Mackie, ComingSoon, Ironheart, Chinaka Hodge


Marvel’s ‘Ironheart’ Hires Chinaka Hodge as Head Writer for the Disney+ Series

Marvel’s Ironheart has found a head writer. Chinaka Hodge, who has writing credits on Apple’s revival of Amazing Stories and the TV adaptation of Bong Joon-ho’s Snowpiercer, will oversee the Disney+ comic book series, which tells the story of Riri Williams, a teenaged tech genius who reverse engineered an old Iron Man suit and essentially replaced Tony Stark after he stepped away from that role in the comics. When Disney and Marvel officially announced that an Ironheart series was in the work...
Tags: Apple, Television, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Variety, Hodge, Judas, Brian Michael Bendis, Kevin Feige, Tony Stark, Daveed Diggs, Bong Joon


‘Ironheart’: Marvel-Disney Plus Series Sets Chinaka Hodge as Head Writer (EXCLUSIVE)

The “Ironheart” series at Disney Plus has tapped Chinaka Hodge to serve as head writer, Variety has learned exclusively from sources. “Ironheart” will star Dominique Thorne as Marvel character Riri Williams, a genius inventor and the creator of the most advanced suit of armor since Iron Man. The show was first announced as being in […]
Tags: News, Marvel, Variety, Chinaka Hodge, Riri Williams, Disney Plus, Dominique Thorne


Superhero Bits: Vintage-Style ‘WandaVision’ Comic Art, ‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ Making-Of Special & More

Want to see some vintage-style comic book cover art inspired by WandaVision? Who wrote the Batman and Joker scene in Zack Snyder’s Justice League? What villain is coming to the second season of Stargirl? What character does The Falcon and The Winter Soldier writer want to bring in to the MCU? What did Kevin Feige say about the rumor of Chris Evans coming back as Captain America? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Here’s the new promo for “Central City Strong,” the upcomin...
Tags: Comic Book/Superhero, Superhero Bits, Avengers, Batman, Captain-America, Harley Quinn, Ironheart, Joker, Justice Society: World War II, Justice-League, Morbius, Stargirl, Suicide Squad, Teenage-Mutant-Ninja-Turtles, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, The-Flash


Gwyneth Paltrow Open to Return as Pepper Potts in the MCU

Gwyneth Paltrow open to return as Pepper Potts in the MCU Gwyneth Paltrow previously expressed that she was retiring from the MCU after Avengers: Endgame, just like long-time Marvel co-star Robert Downey Jr. However, when recently asked about the possibility of returning to the MCU, it looks Paltrow has already changed her mind. Speaking with People, the Oscar-winning actress confirmed that she’s still open to reprise her role as Pepper Potts in future Marvel Studios projects, only if its fo...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, TV News, Marvel Studios, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Tony, Paltrow, Tony Stark, MCU, ComingSoon, Movie News, Pepper Potts, Riri Williams


Ironheart Star Dominique Thorne Opens Up About Upcoming MCU Series

Ironheart star Dominique Thorne opens up about upcoming MCU series Following the official announcement of the long-awaited Ironheart series during the 2020 Disney Investor Day presentation, rising actress Dominique Thorne who landed the titular role of Riri Williams has finally opened up about Disney+’s upcoming MCU series. Speaking with BlackFilmandTV.com, Thorne revealed that she and her family have always been fans of Marvel, and being chosen to take on the mantle of the first live-action...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Disney, Chicago, Williams, TV News, Streaming, New Mexico, Marvel Studios, Thorn, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, Brian Michael Bendis, Tony Stark, Thorne


All the Marvel movies and shows you can stream on Disney Plus - from 'Iron Man' to 'WandaVision'

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Disney Plus is the streaming home of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including exclusive Marvel TV shows.The service costs $7 a month or $70 a year, and you can also bundle Disney Plus with Hulu and ESPN+ for $13 a month.For detailed thoughts on the Disney Plus service, you can read our full Disney Plus review here. One of the biggest draws of Disney Plus is the mas...
Tags: Reviews, Entertainment, Marvel, Disney, US, America, Trends, Tech, Features, Fox, Streaming, Espn, Deadpool, Pixar, James Gunn, Hulu


All the Marvel movies and shows you can stream on Disney Plus - from 'Iron Man' to the upcoming exclusive series 'WandaVision'

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Disney Plus is the streaming home of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including a full collection of exclusive Marvel movies and TV shows.The service costs $7 a month or $70 a year, and you can also bundle Disney Plus with Hulu and ESPN+ for $13 a month.Upcoming original Marvel titles for Disney Plus include shows like "WandaVision," "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier,"...
Tags: Reviews, Entertainment, Marvel, Disney, US, America, Trends, Tech, Features, Fox, Streaming, Espn, Deadpool, Pixar, James Gunn, Hulu


Is Marvel Studios Building Toward a Young Avengers Movie?

Avengers: Endgame brought an end of an era — one that changed up who would take on the mantle of Earth’s mightiest heroes. There are already several beloved superheroes and galactic teams jostling for that responsibility, but what about the next generation? The children are the future, after all, and — thanks to a five-year time jump — they’re all grown up. The Young Avengers —a group of superhero protégés who came together in the comics to save the world after the main adult team broke apart —...
Tags: Movies, Disney, America, Features, Young Avengers, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Hailee Steinfeld, Black, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Loki, Jim Cheung, Kang, Scott Lang, Comic Book/Superhero


Marvel Announces ‘Secret Invasion’, ‘Ironheart’, ‘Armor Wars’, and More Marvel Shows Coming to Disney+

During the Disney investor presentation this evening, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige dropped a metric ton of news about Marvel’s upcoming plans. The company is already developing several shows for Disney+ that we knew about, but here are a few that are new: Secret Invasion, Ironheart, Armor Wars, and I Am Groot will all be heading to the streaming service. Get details about all of those below, plus casting news about the She-Hulk series that’s also in the works. She-Hulk arrives to the MCU!...
Tags: Television, Movies, Casting, Marvel, Disney, Earth, Ben Mendelsohn, Tatiana Maslany, Marvel Studios, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L Jackson, Black, Don Cheadle, Hulk, James Rhodes, Tim Roth


Dominique Thorne Cast as Riri Williams in Disney+’s Ironheart

Dominique Thorne Cast as Riri Williams in Disney+’s Ironheart Amongst all of the exciting tidbits revealed by Marvel at the Disney Investor Day presentation, Kevin Feige revealed that Riri Williams, notable successor to Iron Man in the comics, is making her Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in the Disney+ series Ironheart with If Beale Street Could Talk star Dominique Thorne cast in the lead role! More to come… PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.g...
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Review: PlayStation 5 helps ‘Spider-Man: Miles Morales’ step out of shadows

Representation is a powerful force in comic books. It makes a community feel seen, it reinvigorates superhero franchises, and it opens doors to new audiences. Marvel has found success by making its heroes more diverse with Kamala Khan as Ms. Marvel and Riri Williams as the successor to Ironman. The most popular of these new additions has been Miles Morales, the biracial teenager who took on the role of Spider-Man. Despite the initial aversion from the likes of Glenn Beck, Morales has been embrac...
Tags: New York, New York City, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Sony, Harlem, Miles, Peter, Morales, Mary Jane, Spidey, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Peter Parker, Insomniac, Miles Morales


Marvel Unlimited Spotlighting Black Creators and Artists With Free Digital Comics

For the rest of the month, Marvel Unlimited has put together a free digital selection of comics from Black writers and artists, including work from Vita Ayala, Roxane Gay, Brian Stelfreeze, Method Man, Charlamagne tha God, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and many more, with characters including Black Panther, Deathlok, Ironheart, Shuri, and others. Marvel Unlimited has just made a whole bunch of comics from Black writers and artists available for free, right here. “Black voices, creators, and characters a...
Tags: New York, Movies, Comic Books, America, Kkk, Sam, Mariah, Baker, Collins, Castro, Captain America, Harlem, Luke Cage, Black Panther, Bradley, Hill


Captain Marvel and the Women of Black Panther Show New Sides in the Latest ‘Marvel Rising’ [Wondercon 2019]

The MCU movies Captain Marvel and Black Panther introduced a world of new fans to some of the heroines of Marvel comics. There’s Carol Danvers herself and her friend Maria, and all the scientists and warriors of Wakanda. Fans won’t have to wait until Avengers: Endgame to see them again. The animated special Marvel Rising: Heart of Iron  includes Carol Danvers, and future Marvel Rising specials will touch on other fan favorites. Cort Lane, executive producer of Marvel Risin...
Tags: Movies, Animation, Marvel Studios, Maria, Carol, Carol Danvers, SVP, Lane, Brian Michael Bendis, Ronan, Tony Stark, Lightfoot, HALA, MCU, RiRi, Ragnarok


The Sociologist-Poet Whose Artistic Career Just Blasted Into The Stratosphere, With A Lift From Marvel Comics

Eve Ewing has had quite the year, with a book of poetry, a play co-authored with Gwendolyn Brooks, and then a new work of sociology coming out this week. But then there’s Marvel. “In August, Dr. Ewing caused minor pandemonium on the internet when she announced that she had been hired to write Ironheart, the first solo title featuring its character Riri Williams, black girl genius from Chicago.”
Tags: Art, People, Ewing, Gwendolyn Brooks, Riri Williams, Eve Ewing, 10.21.18


Superhero Bits: Eminem’s ‘Venom’ Music Video, ‘Avengers 4’ Title Rumor & More

Want to see Eminem‘s music video for the title song from the Venom soundtrack? How does the audience score on Rotten Tomatoes for Venom compare to the critical score? Which DC Comics character is getting a new version coming to Titans? Does the credits scene in Ant-Man and the Wasp contain a clue as to how the Soul Stone operates? What is the rumored titled for Avengers 4? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. James Corden and Reggie Watts created a throwback 90s style rap m...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Netflix, Eminem, Batman, Avengers, James Corden, Daredevil, Supergirl, Ant-man, Reggie Watts, Bullseye, Melissa, Jeff Goldblum, Titans, Paul Rudd


Marvel's New Ironheart Series Is Being Written by Chicago Native Eve Ewing

Never let it be said that social media can’t play a role in enacting change in the real world. After months of people clamoring for it to happen, a black woman is joining Marvel Comics’ ranks to pen a new ongoing series for Riri Williams (aka Ironheart).Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Iron Man, Marvel Comics, Ironheart, Riri Williams, Eve Ewing, Chicago Native


Marvel Exec Blames Diversity For Comic Sales Slump: We’re “Not About Politics”

Marvel Comics has been praised recently for its uptick in diverse characters, the executives are now blaming diversity for the downturn in comic book sales. The Marvel Retailers Summit was intended as a meeting between Marvel executives and retailers, but when Marvel allowed website ICv2 to report on the summit, it spawned a surge of outrageous headlines about Marvel’s business practices, including the inner circle’s real thoughts on the push for diversity. Things aren’t looking so good late...
Tags: Movies, Comic Books, Nazis, Marvel, Superman, Diversity, Thor, Marvel Comics, Donald Trump, Fortune, Captain America, Jersey City, Gabriel, Alonso, Fortune Magazine, Miles Morales


MIT Admissions and Superheroes

You don’t have to be a superhero to get into MIT, but you might have a classmate who is! Each year, MIT produces a video to let applicants know when admissions letters will be delivered. The videos are released on March 14 (3/14… also known as Pi Day), and this year’s features someone that comic book fans will recognize. Riri Williams is a 15 year old super-genius from Chicago who gets into MIT while most of her peers are still in high school. She recently took over for Tony Stark in the comics;...
Tags: College, Mit, Chicago, Ivy League, College Admissions, Mark Montgomery, Tony Stark, RiRi, Ironheart, College Selection, College Profiles, Riri Williams, Get Accepted Into Ivy League, MIT Admissions


Marvel’s New ‘Iron Man’ Gets Her Own Cool Short Film Created by MIT Students

In case you haven’t heard, the new Iron Man in the current run of Marvel Comics is a teenage black girl named Riri Williams. She’s taken on the mantle of the superhero since Tony Stark stepped down, and she goes by the name Ironheart. Though we’ve wondered if Marvel Studios would ever take the same route with the character on the big screen once Robert Downey Jr. retires from the role of Iron Man, so far there has been no indication that we’ll see Ironheart get her own feature film in the near ...
Tags: Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Mit, Iron-Man, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Tony Stark, Short Films, Comic Book/Superhero, Video Of The Day, Ironheart, Riri Williams