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CBMB: Marvel Closes in on a Black Widow Director

Deadline reports that Marvel is aggressively developing a standalone film for Scarlett Johansson, and has its sights set on a female director. Australian helmer Cate Shortland on the short list according to the More »

STAR WARS NEWS: Lucasfilm Shuts Down Development on ‘Star Wars Story’ Anthology Films

Collider’s Frosty Weintraub is reporting that Lucasfilm has shut down development on any further Star Wars anthology films indefinitely. So far, those films included anything outside of the new trilogy of films More »

CBMB: Michael Keaton Returning as Vulture in Spider-Man Sequel

News is building as we get a better picture as to what to expect for Spider-Man: Homecoming 2. Variety is reporting that not only will Jake Gyllenhaal come on to play Mysterio, More »

CBMB: Jake Gyllenhaal Reportedly in Talks for Spider-Man: Homecoming 2 Villain

THR is reporting that Oscar-nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal is jumping into the superhero world by playing the villain in the upcoming sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming. Gyllenhaal is rumored to be playing Mysterio in More »

CBMB: Feige Consider Ms. Marvel for the MCU

In an interview with the BBC, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige was asked whether Marvel had been considering Kamala Khan, aka Ms. Marvel, for her own film. Feige offered that Marvel was More »

 

CBMB: Fox Shifts X-Men: Dark Phoenix and The New Mutants to New Release Dates in 2019

By Muuka Muyumba

At one point, we were slated to have three ‘X’ films coming out in 2018, but then, Fox sold to Disney and now we will have to wait until 2019 to see two of those films. Fox has shifted the

CBMB: Captain Marvel Officially Begins Production with Confirmed Cast

By Muuka Muyumba

Marvel continues it’s unprecedented run of film production with the official announcement that Captain Marvel is now underway. We’ve already seen plenty of behind-the-scenes photos of star Brie Larson in full costume as Carol Danvers aka Captain Marvel but today

CBMB: Lashana Lynch Cast as Monica Rambeau Replacing DeWanda Wise

By Muuka Muyumba

Lashana Lynch, best known for a short-lived Shondaland series, Still Star-Crossed, has been tapped to replace the recently-departed DeWanda Wise in the role of Monica Rambeau in the upcoming Captain Marvel film. The role was a surprising addition to the

CBTVB: Luke Cage Season 2 Trailer Drops and Add a New Castmember

By Muuka Muyumba

The Hardest Man in Harlem returns to Netflix for season 2 on June 22, 2018. The new trailer doesn’t provide much in the way of details for the upcoming series, but Marvel looks to have crafted a more Heroes-for-Hire vibe

CBMB: Ava DuVernay Tapped by WB to Direct DC’s ‘New Gods’ Movie

By Muuka Muyumba

Esteemed director Ava DuVernay is reportedly closing a deal with Warner Bros. to lead the development, and direct, of a New Gods movie. DuVernay is hot off bring the first black woman to shepherd a $100 million film to the

STAR WARS NEWS: Jon Favreau to Helm New Star Wars Series for Disney

By Muuka Muyumba

In a move that has seemed somewhat inevitable, Lucasfilm has tapped Iron Man and Jungle Book director Jon Favreau to produce a live-action Star Wars TV series for Disney’s upcoming streaming service. Favreau has one of the pillars of the

CBMB: Marvel Sets The Slate for the Next 4 Years

By Muuka Muyumba

Today, Disney set a boatload of dates for its upcoming slate of films across several silos (Marvel, Pixar, and Disney Animation) for the future. Marvel fans were particularly intrigued that they set a bunch of dates for their upcoming slate

CBMB: Marvel to Release Avengers: Infinity War Early on April 27th!!

By Muuka Muyumba

In a remarkable move, Disney and Marvel are moving up the worldwide release of Avengers: Infinity War from May 4th to April 27th. This shift will be a unprecedented move for such a huge film which is likely to open

CBMB: Kristen Wiig in Talks to Play Cheetah in Wonder Woman 2

By Muuka Muyumba

The Wrap is reporting that Emmy winner and Saturday Night Live alum Kristen Wiig is looking to take an action turn in Wonder Woman 2. The story suggests that Wiig is in talks to star as Diana Prince’s classic nemesis

CBMB: Warner Bros Refocuses on the Holy Trinity

By Muuka Muyumba

Reporting from The Wrap suggests that the WB is hard at work developing the core of the Justice League, especially now that Joss Whedon has left the Batgirl project. For a time, after the start of the DC Films universe

CBMB: Gemma Chan Joins Captain Marvel

By Muuka Muyumba

Humans star Gemma Chan has been cast as classic Marvel villain Minn-Erva, a Kree geneticist and spy in the upcoming Marvel film Captain Marvel. Chan will likely play part in the creation of human superhero Captain Marvel after splicing her

CBTVB: Marvel’s The Punisher Adds Three New Castmembers

By Muuka Muyumba

Josh Stewart (Shooter), Floriana Lima (Supergirl) and Giorgia Whigham (Scream) have been cast in season 2 of Marvel’s The Punisher on Netflix. Stewart will portray John Pilgrim, a new character to the Punisher universe. Lima and Whigham will also be

CBMB: Sony Goes Back to the Drawing Board on Silver and Black

By Muuka Muyumba

Sony has suspended development on the Spider-Man spinoff film, and they seem to be struggling primarily with the script according to director Gina Prince-Bythewood. The film is another attempt by Sony to expand the Spider-Man brand, but apparently without the

CBMB: Whedon Exits Nascent Batgirl Project

By Muuka Muyumba

Avengers and Justice League director Joss Whedon is moving on from his commitment to the Batgirl solo film that has been under development at Warner Brothers in the DC Films wing. The project apparently only came into being once Whedon