A few months ago, Noelle Stevenson visited Blue Sky, the animation studio helming the film adaptation of her bestselling graphic novel Nimona, to see gorgeously painted concept art depicting a shark with boobs. “I couldn’t believe it. This comic panel I drew when I was 19 years old and sleep deprived with the dumbest joke […]
There are a few reasons Tom Hardy wanted to star in Venom. He’s played his fair share of villains, he explains, and he was looking to try his hand at a comic book superhero for once — preferably an interesting one, with a complicated past and murky morals. His son Louis is a huge fan […]
Where does an X-Force movie go after Deadpool 2? Of all the jaw-dropping jokes in the Marvel blockbuster (and there are many), perhaps none were more entertainingly cruel than its treatment of the superhero squad, which is getting spun off into its own movie by Cabin in the Woods writer-director Drew Goddard. “What I love most about what Ryan [Reynolds] and […]
“Five of the original six Avengers got a tattoo,” Robert Downey Jr. exclusively tells EW. “And the sixth was the tattoo artist, who gave it to five of us, the one who opted out being Mark Ruffalo. It was (Scarlett) Johansson’s idea, and she and (Chris) Evans did it in New York. Then, their New […]
“This is a sore spot for me because there’s a joke in the movie that is not in the movie now because — I’m probably not even allowed to say this — Fox made me take it out,” Reynolds says. “It had more to do with Disney, and they made me take it out. As […]
“He had intended to just kind of stop by and say hi, and he stayed five hours,” Kennedy says. “There’s even one little moment in a scene that — I can’t tell you what, sorry — but in the scene on the Millennium Falcon where George said, ‘Why doesn’t Han just do this.’” In other […]
Entertainment Weekly has released an exclusive new featurette for Marvel Studios’ Black Panther. The video goes behind the scenes as director Ryan Coogler, star Chadwick Boseman, producer Kevin Feige, and co-creator Stan Lee all discuss the comic book history of T’Challa, his entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and his first standalone film. Via: Marvel Studios News
Elba pauses for a beat, weighing whether he should say what he wants to say next. Then he says it. “I wish I was more present in the Marvel family. I like what I have, but I also wish that I had a bigger character in the Marvel universe.” Elba says that he’s never been […]
Misty Knight (Simone Missick) has a new look. An extra-durable one. Yup, this daughter of the dragon has finally gotten the upgrade that allows her to match her comic-book counterpart: She now wields a prosthetic bionic arm — spoiler alert! — to replace the one the Hand villain Bakuto (Ramón Rodríguez) sliced off in Marvel’s […]
This fall’s highly anticipated superhero flick, Thor: Ragnarok, not only finds the return of the God of Thunder (Chris Hemsworth) and his brother Loki (Tom Hiddleston) but also features the debut of Valkyrie, a new warrior played by Creed’s Tessa Thompson.
Even heroes need to be saved – sometimes from themselves. In this week’s issue of Entertainment Weekly, we bring you intel from the Star Wars galaxy with an exclusive look at The Last Jedi and the return of the man and the legend known as Luke Skywalker.
The posters will be exclusively available to attendees at the San Diego Comic-Con. Drawn by Marvel TV Creative Director Joshua James Shaw, The Defenders poster can be snagged during a signing for the show on Saturday, July 22, at 10 a.m. PT at the Marvel Booth, #2329. The Punisher poster, drawn by Marvel Entertainment Chief […]
Next year’s Tomb Raider reboot, adapted from the 2013 video game, portrays Croft (Alicia Vikander) as a young woman working an ordinary day job in London. A clue leads her to embark on a search for her presumed-dead archeologist father (Dominic West). “She has all the fierce, tough, curious, intelligent traits,” Vikander says, “but we’ve […]
Feel free to bow. You’re in the presence of royalty. As part of EW’s Black Panther Comic-Con double issue, we present a gallery of images from the Feb. 16 film, including this close-up of the king himself in his Vibranium-enhanced sacred armor. You don’t want to cross his path.
Behold the kingdom and the power. Black Panther graces EW’s annual Comic-Con preview issue, featuring an exclusive set visit beyond the border of Wakanda — the fantastical African nation where Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa rules over a secretive and futuristic society.
Dark Phoenix, the upcoming X-Men film about the classic Jean Grey storyline, is gonna be even more dazzling than other installments: EW can confirm that mutant pop star Dazzler, who not only can sing and dance but also manipulate light, will appear in Phoenix.