The latest pictures from the set of Netflix’s upcoming Luke Cage shows Luke going toe-to-toe with one of his earliest foes from the comics.
Said foe is Willis Stryker AKA Diamondback, seen here fighting our titular hero played by Mike Coulter. Boardwalk Empire‘s Erik LaRay Harvey is taking on the role of the Marvel villain who debuted all the way back in Luke Cage: Hero for Hire #1 in 1972.
While there have been numerous people who held the name Diamondback in Marvel, most well-known being Rachel Leighton, Stryker is the very first one and a former childhood friend of Luke’s. Stryker is the one who framed Luke with the drug charge that [...]
Marvel recently debuted their second Captain America book in its current rotation, Captain America: Steve Rogers, and dropped quite the bombshell in it.
At the end of the first issue, it’s revealed that the original Captain himself, Steve Rogers, is in fact an agent of the Nazi offshoot, Hydra. The very same Hydra that has been a long time enemy of Captain America and an organization set on ruling the world.
Fan reaction to this has been met with utter confusion and anger. Everyone is wondering just what is going on.
Marvel Comics executive editor, Tom Brevoort explained in an interview with [...]
The weekend box office has come out and Captain America: Civil War experienced a 59% drop from its huge opening last weekend. Didn’t stop the Marvel Cinematic Universe from becoming the highest grossing film franchise ever though.
Marvel does indeed now control the box office and it seems it’ll be on top for a very long time.
With an estimated $72.5 million domestically here and $84.2 million internationally over the weekend, the total gross of Captain America’s latest film is $940 million in total. With that hefty chunk of change, it brought the MCU to over $10 billion grossed to make it the most successful film franchise of [...]
Fox might be keen on doing another Fantastic Four film but that’s not stopping Michael B. Jordan from dipping his toe into the waters of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
In addition to news of Lupita Nyong’o rumored to be joining the cast of Marvel’s Black Panther, Jordan will be joining as well in an unclear role, but word is he’s possibly a villain. Black Panther makes this movie number three for him working with co-writer/director Ryan Coogler. First being indie drama and Sundance 2013 hit, Fruitvale Station, and last fall’s critically acclaimed, Creed.
This news comes right off the heels of Fox saying [...]