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CBMB: Deadpool Soils the Marvel Cinematic Universe!

Disney has finalized its plan to buy 21st Century Fox for $52.6 billion dollars today, and all fanboys and fangirls care about is the X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Deadpool returning to the More »

CBTVB: Marvel’s The Punisher is Coming Back for a Vengeful Season 2

Marvel is bringing back the critically acclaimed The Punisher for a second season on the Netflix streaming platform. The series brought an ultra-real and violent representation of PTSD starring the dedicated Jon More »

CBTVB: Marvel Announces New Animated Project

Marvel is making in-roads into the animated, moving past their previous ventures with Disney XD since their merger in 2011. Marvel Rising: Secret Warriors will be a ‘new multiplatform initiative focusing on More »

CBMB: Justice League Failures Lead to Executive Shake-Up

Warner Bros Entertainment is again shaking up its executive structure after another financial failure at the DC Films box office. Producer Jon Berg is being ‘reassigned’ as a production partner with Roy More »

CBMB: The Dark Phoenix Has Arrived!

Today, Entertainment Weekly debuted a first look at X-Men: Dark Phoenix that is being directed by longtime X-Men film writer/producer Simon Kinberg, who wanted his first venture into directing to tell his More »

 

CBMB: Venom Ensnares More Talented Actors

By Muuka Muyumba

4-time Oscar nominee Michelle Williams is reportedly circling a role in the upcoming Spider-Man spin-off movie Venom for Sony Pictures. According to a report from Variety, Williams is currently in negotiations with Sony over the scope of her contract for

CBTVB: Marvel Releases Full Trailer for Netflix’s The Punisher

By Muuka Muyumba

Jon Bernthal stars in Marvel’s The Punisher, a part of the Defenders series on Netflix, as he reprises his violent vigilante from Daredevil season 2. Frank Castle is a tortured soul who looks to exact revenge on those responsible for

CBTVB: SyFy’s ‘Krypton’ Series Casts Adam Strange

By Muuka Muyumba

Shaun Sipos has been cast as the classic DC Comics hero Adam Strange in the upcoming SyFy Superman prequel Krypton. Adam Strange is a classic science fiction superhero created by Julius Schwartz and Murphy Anderson during the more pulp comic

CBMB: Patty Jenkins to Helm Wonder Woman II

By Muuka Muyumba

In a strange way, the biggest star to come out of the success of Wonder Woman has been its director Patty Jenkins, and now Warner Bros is rewarding her with a writing/directing on the sequel for the film. However, this

STAR WARS NEWS: JJ Abrams Coming Back for Episode IX with New Release Date (UPDATED)

By Muuka Muyumba

Lucasfilm has announced what many have posited since they parted company with former Episode IX director Colin Trevorrow: JJ Abrams will return to complete the trilogy of films he started. Abrams will co-write IX wtih Oscar-winner Chris Terrio and will

CBTVB: DC’s ‘Titans’ TV Show Casts Hawk and Dove!

By Muuka Muyumba

Alan Ritchson (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and Minka Kelly (Friday Night Lights) have been cast to star as a romantic crime-fighting pair Hawk and Dove in the new Titans streaming series for DC Entertainment. Hawk and Dove are two heroes

CBMB: Drew Goddard to Write and Direct X-Force Movie

By Muuka Muyumba

Oscar-nominated writer Drew Goddard has signed on to write and direct the X-Men universe spin-off X-Force for Fox Studios. The spin-off will likely be an alternate mutant team up to Fox’s X-Men films as the team will focus on Deadpool

CBMB: Gavin O’Connor to Direct Suicide Squad 2

By Muuka Muyumba

Warner Bros. has tapped writer/direct Gavin O’Connor to helm it’s follow up to the Oscar-winning (I know!) Suicide Squad. O’Connor is best known for his writing and directing skills on gritty dramas like The Accountant and Warrior, and hopes to

STAR WARS NEWS: Colin Trevorrow Out as Star Wars: Episode IX Director

By Muuka Muyumba

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy has announced today that they are moving on from putative director Colin Trevorrow (Jurassic World) who has been slated to start production on Episode IX sometime in January. In what has somehow become a bit of

CBTVB: ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Star to Lead ‘Titans’ for Warner Bros Digital Series

By Muuka Muyumba

Brenton Thwaites (Pirates of the Caribbean: Deadmen Tell No Tales) has been cast as Dick Grayson in the upcoming digital series, Titans, which will debut on the DC Comics-branded platform in 2018. Titans is said to be a live-action adaptation

CBMB: Spider-Man Sequel is Planning a Homecoming for its Director and Writers

By Muuka Muyumba

Marvel and Sony announced today that writers Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers are coming back to write the sequel to the smash hit Spider-Man: Homecoming. The movie is rumored to be titled I Am Spider-Man with director Jon Watts negotiating to

CBTVB: Misty Knight Shows Off Her New Guns!

By Muuka Muyumba

Entertainment Weekly has given us our first look at the future for Misty Knight (Simone Missick). We have been teased with the possibility of Misty losing her right arm since her character was introduced in season one of the Netflix/Marvel

CBMB: First Look at Evangelline Lilly as The Wasp!

By Muuka Muyumba

Many fanboys and girls wondered out loud, why wasn’t Hope Van Dyne the Ant-person, after Evangeline Lilly carved out a compelling heroine in 2015’s Marvel’s Ant-Man. So when the post-credit scene hit promising Hope would get to suit up, those

CBMB: Ed Skrein Passes on Hellboy Role After Whitewashing Backlash

By Muuka Muyumba

Deadpool star Ed Skrein has announced that he will pass on a recent casting in the upcoming Hellboy reboot subsequent to a major white-washing casting backlash. Skrein issued an impressive statement directly addressing the controversy when he could have easily