While talking to Entertainment Weekly, Benedict Cumberbatch revealed how teaching English to Tibetan monks back when he was 19 years old ended up influencing his performance.
CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
New promotional art for “Civil War” features Black Panther’s claws going up against Cap’s shield. The art comes from Hablemos de Marvel.
“‘Civil War’ will be a brilliant movie, a huge movie and I’ll have the support of the success of that movie so that I can go on to my own,” said Holland. “It was also a real eye-opener to what it will be like when I start my film. I think the problem with ‘Civil War’ for me was that it made me 10 times more excited to start on ‘Spider-Man,’ but we don’t start for months, so I’ve got to sit on that excitement for the moment.”
Opens May 6, 2016
Netflix has released a few new stills from “Daredevil’s” second season.
“iZombie” series lead Rose McIver revealed in a video posted by EW that Kristen Bell will play a role in the eleventh episode of the series’ second season. The episode, winkingly titled “Fifty Shades of Grey Matter,” will see Liv (McIver) consume the brain of a young librarian who moonlighted as an erotic fiction writer. Bell will provide a voiceover for the episode, a role usually filled by McIver, and EW notes that the specific details on how the “Frozen” voice actress further fits into the story “are being kept under wraps.
Airs Tuesdays on the CW
LEGENDS OF TOMORROW
While looking at a still image from “Legends of Tomorrow,” ComicBook.com has noticed a possibly familiar looking artifact in a display case. Could that army helmet belong to Sgt. Rock?
“‘Jessica’ is her series. Anything that’s primarily ‘Luke Cage’ we want to save for Luke Cage’s series. I’m not saying that you’re going to see the yellow shirt, but if you’re going to see it, it’ll be in Luke Cage’s series.”
He also spoke about how Luke Cage resonates today. “I’m very aware of the current environment that we’re in, especially in America, what’s going on with the police and what’s going on with these incidents. I’m acutely aware of it. This is not necessarily the platform to hit it head on. That being said, I really feel like Luke Cage is a timely hero right now. I feel like what we’re doing subtly — with the storytelling and how he is as a character — that’s going to be different than what you saw in ‘Jessica.'”
Debuts on Netflix in 2016
While talking to EW, director Bryan Singer discussed these power upgrades, specifically when it comes to Michael Fassbender’s Master of Magnetism.
“One of Apocalypse’s many powers is he can imbue other mutants with greater ones,” said Singer. The director then referenced to the accompanying concept art, seen above. “Magneto is demonstrating a small taste of what he can do now. Magneto is already enormously powerful…. Now Apocalypse gives him powers far beyond what we’ve seen before.”
Opens May 27, 2016