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COMIC REEL: Mackie, Atwell, Elba Confirmed For “Age Of Ultron”; Glover Addresses Spider-Man Rumors

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COMIC REEL: Mackie, Atwell, Elba Confirmed For “Age Of Ultron”; Glover Addresses Spider-Man Rumors

AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

Marvel Studios has revealed the official poster for “Avengers: Age of Ultron”via the Avengers’ Twitter page. The poster features the entire core Avengers unit — Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, Black Widow, Hawkeye and Hulk — as well as Nick Fury and new recruits Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver and Vision. In the image, the ten heroes all try to hold their own against a swarming legion of Ultron drones and the debris kicked up by their assault.

Close inspection of the poster reveals three names in the credits that have not previously been announced: Anthony Mackie (Falcon), Hayley Atwell (Peggy Carter) and Idris Elba (Heimdall).

AGENT CARTER

If you’re looking for a recap of last night’s “Agent Carter” finale episode, “Valediction,” look no further than Spinoff. CBR also has a spoiler filled in-depth discussion with “Agent Carter” executive producers Tara Butters and Michele Fazekas if you’re looking for more Peggy-centric content.

Airs Tuesdays on ABC

AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.

ABC has posted an in-depth enemy debrief of Cal, the mad doctor played by Kyle MacLachlan, that sums up his impact on the series so far.

Returns March 3 on ABC

ARROW

A couple of clips from tonight’s “Arrow” episode, titled “Nanda Parbat,” have made their way online. The scenes find the Queen siblings facing separate confrontations.

Airs Wednesdays on the CW

POWERS

“Powers” comic co-creator Brian Michael Bendis has tweeted a new TV spot for the series.

Premieres March 10 on PlayStation Network

SPIDER-MAN

Now that there’s been a resurgence of rumors about Donald Glover and Spider-Man, the “Today Show” used their recent chat with the former “Community” actor to ask him about Marvel’s wall-crawler.

“I can’t say I’m the next Spider-Man,” Glover said to the “Today Show.” When asked the opposite, if he could confirm that he wasn’t the next Spider-Man, Glover responded, “I can’t say that either. I mean, it’s not out yet… There’s been talkings about it. I mean, I’d be honored to play it. It’s really not up to me.”

SUICIDE SQUAD

While walking the red carpet at Sunday’s Oscars, Viola Davis talked about the role of Amanda Waller to CTV, thus finally confirming her involvement with the project. You can see Davis and her husband discuss the comic book film in the video below.

Opens on August 5, 2016

SUPERGIRL

TV Line has reported that CBS’ “Supergirl” series is looking for a Superman. A listing on ProjectCasting.com reveals that the pilot is looking for an actor “5-foot-11 or taller,” “square-jawed” and has “a ripped physique” to play the body double for “a DC Comic Superhero.” While the listing itself may be vague, actors must e-mail their applications with the subject “Superman.”

THE WALKING DEAD

AMC has released a pair of photos from this weekend’s episode, “Remember,” that feature the “Walking Dead” cast on the move.

X-MEN: APOCALYPSE

Variety has reported that Ben Hardy has joined the cast of “X-Men: Apocalypse” in an as yet unrevealed — but significant — role. He is most known overseas for his role in the BBC soap “EastEnders.”

Opens May 27, 2016

Got any rampant rumors or weird comic book stuff? Be sure to drop us an email or sling us a webline on Twitter!

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