X-Men: Days of Future Past won’t be in theaters until May 2014, but director Bryan Singer has already announced the name of the next X-Men film to follow it. It will be titled… X-Men: Apocalypse and it is set to release May 27th, 2016! Whether it will be based on the “Age of Apocalypse” story-arc or not has yet to be revealed. We’ll keep you posted.
The official website for the Attack on Titan manga has revealed that a live-action movie based on Hajime Isayama’s popular title is in development and is aiming for a 2015 release. Neon Genesis Evangelion storyboard artist Shinji Higuchi will direct the adaptation which will begin filming in 2014. Higuchi was also SFX director on a trio of Gamera films. Yuusuke Watanabe (Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods, Gantz) is writing the script. Casting for the film is currently underway…
I just hope that this ends up being good.
— Sony Pictures UK (@SonyPicturesUK)I’m excited.- AlucardVK
Written and produced by Zack Snyder (300, Man of Steel) and starring Lena Headey, Eva Green, and Jack O’Connell, 300: Rise of an Empire hits theaters March 7th, 2014.
Tonight The CW will introduce Barry Allen on “Arrow,” where he joins a multitude of other comic book characters that have appeared on the series. Played by Grant Gustin, Allen will appear as his regular self in tonight’s and next week’s episode of the series before potentially spinning off into his own “The Flash” series. The CW has released two clips from tonight’s episode, which you can check out in the players below. Titled “The Scientist,” tonight’s episode is described as follows:
"A seemingly impossible robbery at Queen Consolidated’s Applied Sciences Division brings Central City police scientist Barry Allen (guest star Grant Gustin) to town. Citing a similar case back home, Barry offers to help Oliver and team with the investigation…
I really like Barry so far, I can’t wait until tonight.
Gal Gadot, who most recently appeared in Fast & Furious 6, has been selected to play the iconic role of Wonder Woman in the upcoming Man of Steel sequel. Here’s what director Zack Snyder had to say about the decision:
Wonder Woman is arguably one of the most powerful female characters of all time and a fan favorite in the DC Universe. Not only is Gal an amazing actress, but she also has that magical quality that makes her perfect for the role. We look forward to audiences discovering Gal in the first feature film incarnation of this beloved character.
There you have it, folks. Its official. How do you feel about this casting decision? Let us know.