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JAN
28
7 MINS

'Ultimate End' Closes A 15-Year Era of Marvel's Comic History

'Ultimate End' Closes A 15-Year Era of Marvel's Comic History

It’s the end of an era in May, when Marvel launches the “Battleworlds” branding of its Secret Wars comic book event with the first issue of Ultimate End, a mini-series that will bring the company’s Ultimate imprint to a close after 15 years.

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JAN
28
4 HRS

When Titans Clash: Mr. Incredible Convicted Following Batgirl Assault

When Titans Clash: Mr. Incredible Convicted Following Batgirl Assault

It’s the superhero clash that no-one saw coming: Disney’s Mr. Incredible taking on Batgirl — except that, instead of taking place in the four-color pages of the latest comic book event, it all happened on Hollywood Boulevard.

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JAN
28
5 HRS

Boom! Studios Aims For More Diversity With 'Push Comics Forward' Campaign

Boom! Studios Aims For More Diversity With 'Push Comics Forward' Campaign

In 2015, Boom! Studios wants to push comics forward — and push #comicsforward, as well. The hashtag has been coined to promote a new campaign the publisher describes as “a movement to actively shape what the comics industry SHOULD look like in 10 years.”

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JAN
27
23 HRS

'Loki' and 'Magneto' to Launch Marvel's 'Last Days' in May

'Loki' and 'Magneto' to Launch Marvel's 'Last Days' in May

Following the announcement that Marvel's comic book universe would come to an end as part of this summer's Secret Wars event, the company unveiled the "Last Days" branding, created to identify stories featuring the final moments of characters ahead of their universe's destruction. Now we know which three series will launch the brand: Loki, Agent of Asgard, Magneto and Captain America and the Mighty Avengers.

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JAN
27
1 day

'Imitation Game' Director Tackling Sci-Fi Love Story

'Imitation Game' Director Tackling Sci-Fi Love Story

Morten Tyldum, the director behind The Imitation Game, is going from the past to the far-flung future.

The Norwegian helmer is in negotiations to direct Passengers, a sci-fi love story that is being produced by Neal Moritz and Ori Marmur, among others.

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JAN
27
1 day

New All-Female 'Ghostbusters' Cast Chosen

New All-Female 'Ghostbusters' Cast Chosen

The all-new, all-female Ghostsbusters are here.

Melissa McCarthy, who was already in talks for one of the leads, has signed on for the Paul Feig-directed reboot, and Sony is now negotiating with Kristen Wiig as well as Saturday Night Live players Leslie Jones and Kate McKinnon, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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JAN
27
1 day

How the New 'Fantastic Four' Trailer Stays Faithful to the Original Comics

How the New 'Fantastic Four' Trailer Stays Faithful to the Original Comics

There's something missing from the first teaser for Fox's reboot of Fantastic Four: anything that really makes it feel like a superhero movie. There are no costumes in the way we know them from Marvel Studios movies, and no tease of a climactic battle with some seemingly invincible bad guy — or, for that matter, scenes of the titular heroes in action at all.

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JAN
27
1 day

Image Picks Up Horror Film 'Dark Was The Night'

Image Picks Up Horror Film 'Dark Was The Night'

Image Entertainment has picked up the North American rights to the horror thriller Dark Was The Night.

The film centers on an ancient evil that awakens in the trees outside a small town and sets its sights on the townspeople. Two local policemen (The Strain's Kevin Durand and Inception's Lukas Haas) are left to fend it off.

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JAN
27
1 day

Fox's First 'Fantastic Four' Trailer Released

Fox's First 'Fantastic Four' Trailer Released

The first teaser trailer for Fox’s new Fantastic Four film has been released, giving audiences their first glimpse into Josh Trank’s reimagining of the classic Marvel Entertainment series — and for those who’ve been waiting for something that takes the sci-fi underpinnings of the comic book and pushes them to the forefront, it's a trailer worth the wait.

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JAN
27
1 day

'Fast and Furious' Star Campaigning Heavily to Play Green Lantern

'Fast and Furious' Star Campaigning Heavily to Play Green Lantern

Two massive franchises apparently aren't enough for some actors. 

Tyrese Gibson, known for roles in the Fast and Furious and Transformers films, has recently posted to Instagram a slew of images of himself dressed as Green Lantern. Gibson has posted 14 such pics, many of which are credited to artist Bosslogic.

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JAN
27
2 DAYS

Aziz Ansari, Neil Gaiman Join Chipotle's "Cultivating Thought"

Aziz Ansari, Neil Gaiman Join Chipotle's "Cultivating Thought"

Comedian Aziz Ansari, comics legend Neil Gaiman and eight others are part of the second wave of Chipotle's "Cultivating Thought" line of cups and bags, which feature short stories and illustrations. 

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Hiring Oscar-Nominated Writer (Exclusive)

'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Hiring Oscar-Nominated Writer (Exclusive)

The Star Wars stand-alone movie that Gareth Edwards will direct has found a new writer.

Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that the latest scribe headed to a galaxy far, far away is Chris Weitz, whose credits include the 2002 film About A Boy and Disney's upcoming Cinderella

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

Ryan Reynolds on Fox's 'Deadpool': "It's Happening the Right Way, and That's All That Matters"

Ryan Reynolds on Fox's 'Deadpool': "It's Happening the Right Way, and That's All That Matters"

To hear Ryan Reynolds tell it, Fox’s movie Deadpool has been a long time coming, but the wait has been worth it. “It’s been a long time, but it’s happening the right way, and that’s all that matters,” he said.

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JAN
26
2 DAYS

How Sophie Turner Found Out She Was Cast as 'X-Men's' Next Jean Grey

How Sophie Turner Found Out She Was Cast as  'X-Men's' Next Jean Grey

Apparently, getting a major role in one movie can ruin your chances in future auditions — or, at least, that’s the experience of Sophie Turner, who revealed that finding out she’ll play Jean Grey in X-Men: Apocalypse wrecked another role for her.

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