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Marvel will stream WandaVision’s virtual launch event on Twitter later today

Marvel Studios has announced that it will host a special virtual launch event on Twitter for its upcoming Disney + series. WandaVision. The event will air today, January 14, through the Marvel studios, Disney + and WandaVision Twitter accounts at 9 am PT / 12 pm ET. This is one day before the premiere of two episodes of the series on Disney +.Tune in here tomorrow at 9AMPST / 12PMEST for a virtual launch event with the cast of Marvel Studios' #WandaVision. pic.twitter.com/GZT3O2J3VN - Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) January 13, 2021Marvel simply said that the event will feature "the cast of WandaVision, ”Although an image posted on Twitter specifically shows lead actors Elizabeth Olsen (Wanda / Scarlet Witch) and Paul Bett...
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Marvel Confirms Release Times for Various Disney + Shows, Including The Falcon and Winter Soldier

Marvel has revealed more details about the future of its original Disney + series. Talking to ColliderMarvel Studios president Kevin Feige was asked about what fans can expect from the Disney + series in terms of runtime. In response, Feige noted that Marvel "sees it as developing them as six-hour episodes or nine or ten half-hour episodes." Like most Disney + original shows, including The mandalorian, these series will follow a weekly publication structure. For example, WandaVision - The first Marvel show on Disney +, scheduled for a two-episode premiere on January 15, will run for nine episodes, until early March. Additionally, Feige noted that She hulk - starring Regina's own Tatiana Maslany - will consist of ten 30-minute episodes when it premieres next year. “Because it's bro...
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Disney launches special ‘TV Streaming Guide’ for WandaVision in Canada

Walt Disney Studios Canada has launched a new and unique marketing campaign for Marvel's first Disney + original series, WandaVision. A special 'TV Broadcast Guide' featuring Elizabeth Olsen's Scarlet Witch / Wanda and Paul Bettany's Vision from the Marvel show is being mailed today in all provinces, plus Quebec, ahead of its premiere on January 15. Given the WandaVision follow the couple living a strange suburban life, inspired by a retro tv show, Using a "TV Guide" as part of the promotion is quite appropriate. This is the latest fairly timely marketing from Disney for the upcoming Marvel series. On social media, the company has been slowly promoting WandaVision through different still images and clips focused on each of the di...
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Marvel MCU’s Shang-Chi hits theaters on July 9

Marvel MCU Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings hits theaters on July 9. The upcoming film stars Canadian Simu Liu, Tony Leung, Awkwafina, Meng'er Zhang, Michelle Yeoh, Ronny Chieng, Fala Chen, and Florian Munteanu.Production has just ended for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. Meet the fantastic cast that brings the film to life.#ShangChi and The Legend of the Ten Rings will hit theaters on July 9, 2021. pic.twitter.com/EPhXPMGDuk - Disney (@Disney) December 11, 2020Shang-Chi is a superhero who has appeared in various Marvel comics. The character was first created in 1972. Disney also announced the release date for other Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) films, including Captain Marvel, which is published on Nove...
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Avengers STATION facility to open in Toronto on November 20

Paquin Entertainment Group and Victory Hill Exhibitions have announced that the technology-driven Avengers STATION facility will open at Toronto's Yorkdale Mall on November 20 and run through January 31, 2021. Spanning 25,000 square feet, Avengers STATION offers a multi-room museum experience dedicated to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Visitors will be able to see original props and costumes from the massively popular film franchise, including Captain America's shield, Iron Man's various armor, and Thor's hammer. There will also be numerous electronic displays throughout the exhibit. Avengers STATION has had limited engagements in various cities around the world, including London, Seoul, Paris, Singapore, Beijing, Chongqing, and ...
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Avengers STATION Exhibit Comes to Toronto’s Yorkdale Mall

A special exhibition with the theme of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is coming soon to the Yorkdale Mall in Toronto. Conceived by Victory Hill Exhibitions, the 'Avengers STATION' exhibition has had limited engagements with success in various cities around the world, including London, Seoul, Paris, Singapore, Beijing, Chongqing and India. This is the first time it has arrived in Canada. As part of the exhibit, Canadians will be able to dive deep into the MCU through exclusive authentic props, costumes, and more from the movies. These include some of Iron Man's armor variations, Captain America's suit and outfit, and more. Paquin Entertainment Group, which is producing the exhibition in Toronto, has also teased that the even...
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Marvel casts Canadian newcomer Iman Vellani as Ms. Marvel for Disney + series

Canadian newcomer Iman Vellani has been cast as Kamala Khan / Ms. Marvel in Marvel Studios' upcoming Disney + live-action series of the same name. According to DeadlineMarvel went through a "long and hard search" before settling on Vellani, who hails from Markham, Ontario. While the Disney + series will be Vellani's first Hollywood production, she has a background in the entertainment industry, having worked with TIFF last year. as part of the Next Wave Committee in charge of diversifying the poster of the festival. Shortly after news of her casting broke, Vellani was congratulated by the official TIFF Twitter account on landing the role.Introducing Ms. Marvel 💥 Sending ❤️ and congratulations to #TIFFNextWave student Iman Vellani, who will play Kamala Khan and the titular superhero. ...
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Sony details improvements to Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered on PlayStation 5

PlayStation has given a comprehensive look at the improvements that have been made to reach the PS4 game. Marvel Spider-Man in its next remastering for PlayStation 5. in a blog post, developer Insomniac noted that Marvel's Spider-Man Remastered boasts a New York City with "improved models and materials" compared to the 2018 game, plus new "ray-traced reflections and ambient shadows." With regards to the latest changes, this means that building windows now have true reflections - skies and weather and all. Meanwhile, all the characters have "higher fidelity skin, eye, and tooth shaders for individually rendered strands of hair," Insomniac says. However, it is notable that the character model changes apply more to Spider-Man himself, as Peter Parker has gotten a new face modeled after ac...
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Disney + reveals ‘Coming Soon 2020’ trailer and reaffirms Marvel’s WandaVision for this year

Disney has unveiled a new 'Coming 2020' trailer that highlights some of the new content that will launch on Disney + by the end of the year.In particular, the trailer reiterates that Marvel Studios' WandaVision It will hit the service sometime in 2020. Disney had previously confirmed in February that the series would premiere in December, though that was before the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent delays in global film and television production. Therefore, during the last months it was not known if WandaVision and other Disney + originals would arrive on time. In particular, Marvel Studios' The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, the company's first Disney + series, was originally scheduled to launch in August. However, it was eventually delayed indefinitely...
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Fortnite will have another Marvel crossover next season

It seems that Fortnite is launching another Marvel downfall. This new Chapter 2: Season 4 event begins on August 27. Epic Games' tweet about the upcoming event contains no additional information, unfortunately. The tweet includes three emojis: a hammer, a lightning bolt, a rainbow, and a short video of what an older Thor looks like. I'm totally guessed, but there's a chance this has something to do with Thor and maybe Valkyrie, one of the only LGBT characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).🔨⚡🌈 pic.twitter.com/0U7fFnrTsW - Fortnite (@FortniteGame) August 21, 2020However, recent rumors indicate that the upcoming event is related to Wolverine and Thor cosmetics. This would not be the first Fortnite and Marvel crossover...
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Anthony Mackie Calls Out Marvel’s ‘Unawareness Problem’ On Race

By Corey Atad. 36 mins ago Anthony Mackie has more to say on Marvel’s issues with race. The “Falcon and the Winter Soldier” star previously called out the studio in an appearance on Variety‘s “Actors on Actors” series. RELATED: Anthony Mackie Calls Out Marvel For Lack Of Diversity, Explains The Underlying Racism In ‘Black Panther’ “It really bothered me that I’ve done seven Marvel movies where every producer, every director, every stunt person, every costume designer, every PA, every single person has been white,” he had said. “I’m like, that’s more racist than anything else. Because, if you only hire the Black people for the Black movie, are you saying they’re not good enough when you have a mostly white cast?” But in a new interview with Fatherly, the actor clarified his ...
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NYC shoppers stunned by A-list celebrity’s surprise appearance

Director Scott Derrickson posted never before seen footage of a certain “Doctor Strange” star surprising fans in a comic book store.Back in 2016, Benedict Cumberbatch was in the middle of filming his role as “Doctor Strange’s” titular character, when Derrickson suggested Cumberbatch make full use of his costume.“While shooting in Manhattan right in front of a comic book store, I spontaneously suggested to Benedict that he go inside and he agreed,” Derrickson wrote on Twitter.In his red cape and slicked-back hair, Cumberbatch waltzed into the narrow comic book store full of bashful fans.Never before shown moment.While shooting in Manhattan right in front of a comic book store, I spontaneously suggested to Benedict that he go inside and he agreed. pic.twitter.com/ge2...