Spider-Man, Spider-Man, does whatever a spider can – like joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe!
That’s our top story this week, where we look at the reported deal struck between Spider-Man’s current right holders, Sony, and his spiritiual home, Marvel Studios; what this will mean for the Marvel Cinematic Universe going forward; and who are the studio’s top picks to play Peter Parker?
We also reveal all about the new X-Men film that Professor X actor Patrick Stewart let slip about in a recent interview AND David Ayer teasing a Suicide Squad/Justice League team-up movie #SKWAD! Check it all out in the video below:
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CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
…is set for release on April 29th 2016 in the UK and May 6th in the States, and will also see the return of Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Sebastian Stan (Bucky Barnes/The Winter Soldier), and Frank Grillo (Brock Rumlow/Crossbones), while Daniel Bruhl (Rush) has signed on for an as-yet-unrevealed role.
…stars the returning Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Rose Byrne, Evan Peters and Nicholas Hoult, alongside new additions Tye Sheridan as young Cyclops, Sophie Turner as young Jean Grey, Alexandra Shipp as young Storm and Oscar Isaac as villain En Sabah Nur / Apocalypse.
…is set for release on August 5th 2016 and also features Jai Courtney (Terminator: Genisys) as Captain Boomerang, Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) as The Joker and Viola Davis (How to get Away with Murder) as Amanda Waller, with Jesse Eisenberg (The Double) expected to reprise his role as Lex Luthor.