Entertainment Round-Up: Rick and Morty’s second season premiere date, Crossbones in costume, the first image from Preacher hits the web, and more

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A round-up of Entertainment headlines for the week’s end

Breaking news: Ender/Hugo Cabret (aka Asa Butterfield) is Spider-Man!

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Youthful veteran star, 18-year-old Asa Butterfield has been tapped to play Spider-Man in the MCU/Sonyverse, according to Latino Review.

Spidey’s role in the MCU is not yet known but he’ll probably appear in Captain America; Civil War because everyone else is, as well.

Review: Mad Max: Fury Road is the feminist blockbuster we need right now

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George Miller makes a triumphant return to his seminal franchise

Fox hires Josh Boone to write/direct The New Mutants

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Another X-Men spin-off is on its way

Entertainment Round-Up: Why the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. spin-off didn’t happen, Agent Carter is LA-bound, Matt Fraction heads to Late Night, Valerian to get the big screen treatment

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For us, we get to see Mad Max: Fury Road with the rest of the critics who are getting it screened tonight, for you, it is Tuesday. Did I just nail that Street Fighter reference or what? No? Okay…onto the news… – Television talk continues to dominate most of the online discussion today, and in […]

Entertainment Round-Up: The DC/CW spin-off gets a name, Agent Carter gets a 2nd season and more, UPDATE: Constantine Cancelled

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– We’ve talked about it some, and it seemed like only an eventuality, but The CW has officially picked up the Arrow/Flash spin-off and has given it a real title: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. The series, which stars Arthur Darvill as Rip Hunter, follows the time-traveler as he is tasked with assembling a group of heroes […]

Ant-Man and a whole bunch of the Avengers will be joining Captain America: Civil War

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Marvel reveals the full cast and synopsis for their big 2016 release

D23 Expo 2015 Announces Arena Presentations

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D23 Expo starts to reveal what fans will see in Anaheim this August.

Unassuming Barber Shop: Who is the Scarlet Witch?

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From the time the Scarlet Witch first appeared in X-Men #4 (March 1964), her fictional adventures have been pretty complicated. Now a new, eventually billion-dollar incarnation of the character has debuted on the big screen in Avengers 2. But why did the Scarlet Witch get the nod for superstardom? What about her resonates with so […]

Entertainment Round-Up: Infinity War to be filmed entirely in IMAX, Television renewals and what is still on the bubble, and more

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– Avengers: Infinity War, which it’s been revealed will have a grueling nine month production schedule (it is two films after all), will also be shot completely in IMAX using IMAX and ARRI’s next gen 2D digital camera. This marks the first time a Hollywood feature film has ever been shot completely with IMAX cameras […]

Entertainment Round-Up: New Spider-Man Director shortlist, Martin Freeman joins Civil War, Machinima developing new DC properties for the web, Days of Future Past “Rogue Cut”

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On this New Comic Book Day Eve, here are some of the non-Joss Whedon related headlines that are making waves today

Did Age of Ultron kick off the Age of Superhero Fatigue?

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While the second biggest opening weekend in domestic cinema history doesn’t seem like painfully coming up short, Avengers Age of Ultron failing to beat The Avengers for opening weekend gross seems to have shocked many people. Personally I blame Floyd Mayweather, as he should be blamed and punished for all the world’s ills, but Vulture’s […]

2018’s Star Wars spin-off will reportedly be a Boba Fett origin story

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Per The Wrap, the next Star Wars anthology film, the very film that just lost director Josh Trank, will focus on everyone’s favorite Mandalorian bounty hunter: Boba Fett. While this year will see the release of the first in a series of new “Episodes” in the Star Wars saga in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, […]

Razor Sharp Takes a Festival Winning Heroine to Comics and Feature Film

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Film festival award winning idea looks to evolve into feature film that reinvents the heroine.

Fantastic Four Director Josh Trank criticized for erratic behavior

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Ouch. 30-year-old director Josh Trank gets the full studio backs away treatment , including firing him from the second standalone Star Wars movie, after Fox execs became alarmed by his erratic behavior while making the Fantastic Four Reboot: A Fox spokesman says the studio is “very happy with the movie and we can’t wait for […]

Avengers: Age of Ultron scores second biggest opening, but took some shots from the Mayweather-Pacquiao

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Avengers: Age of Ultron had a huge opening weekend domestically—$187.7 million, huge but still only the second biggest opening of all time. Luckily for Joss Whedon, the record is still held by the original Avengers movie which opened with $207.4 mil in 2012. While A:AOU is doing very well, the numbers for the weekend were […]