S.J. Clarkson Set As ‘The Defenders’ Director

Per Marvel, S.J. Clarkson will be helming the first two episodes of The Defenders and will serve as an executive producer on the first installment of the eight-episode miniseries. The filmmaker is no stranger to Marvel series, as she did a terrific job directing the first two episodes of Jessica Jones, which still stands as the…

‘Doctor Strange’ Runtime Revealed

When it comes to superhero movies, 2016 has seen no shortage of long films. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice was 2 hours and 31 minutes. Captain America: Civil War was 2 hours and 27 minutes. JoBlo now has uncovered the runtime for the year’s final superhero movie, Doctor Strange, and discovered that it comes in at…

‘Thor: Ragarok’: Sam Neill Joines the Cast

Sam Neill was recently interviewed by Shortlist about his role in Thor: Ragnarok, to which he replied, “I’m not really allowed to say this and I can’t tell you what it is… I did a couple of days on Thor just before I came over here. If I say anything else, Marvel’s secret agents — and they…

Time Warner CEO Says “Room for Improvement” With DCEU

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes said during an investors conference (via Variety) that there is “a little room for improvement” in the creative execution of WB’s DC Comics adaptations, adding, “The DC Comics characters… have a little more lightness in them than maybe what you saw in [Batman v Superman and Suicide Squad], so we’re thinking…

‘Black Lightning’ TV Series Coming To Fox

Just about a week ago, we reported that super-producer Greg Berlanti had yet another DC Comics superhero series in the works: Black Lightning. Now, it looks like Fox has bought into the idea as the network has made a pilot production commitment for the drama. EW reports that Fox will be playing host to Black…

‘Booster Gold’ Won’t Be Part of DCEU

Greg Berlanti has been the mastermind behind creating the DC TV universe (Arrow, The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow and now Supergirl), but has previously confirmed his involvement with the Booster Gold movie. Such a project would certainly be a change of pace for the DCEU. However, it turns out that when the Booster Gold film does come out, it will exist…

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Defends The ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Ending

The story of Edward Snowden should not be boring and yet, everything I’ve seen thus far about Stone’s latest makes me think that Snowden will drag on with a familiar cautionary tale about how the government has corrupted our liberties. That might be the reason that Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who portrays the titular character, took the…

Daredevil Season 2 Overlapping with Luke Cage Season 1

The Netflix corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe expands beyond Hell’s Kitchen this fall with the release of Luke Cage season 1. Mike Colter’s solo Marvel superhero TV series follows Luke as he uses his super-strength and bullet-proof skin to battle the criminal empire of Cornell “Cottonmouth” Stokes (Mahershala Ali), on the streets of Harlem….

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 4 Will Have ‘More Edge’

Following the success of The Avengers, Marvel and ABC looked to bring a corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe onto the small screen. They decided to move forward with Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., with Clark Gregg as Phil Coulson. Since then, Daisy Johnson (Chloe Bennet) has moved into the lead role after the rise of the Inhumans on the series….

Justice League’s Henry Cavill Teases Black Superman Suit

The Man of Steel was dispatched in Batman V Superman with an obvious tease of his return/resurrection, but any and all updates surrounding his role in Justice League have been kept quiet – not that comic book fans don’t know exactly what to expect. Actor Henry Cavill may not reveal any details surrounding how or when Superman…