THOR: THE DARK WORLD
Meanwhile, MTV has a round-up of behind-the-scenes pictures of “Thor: The Dark World” including a first look at Christopher Eccleston as the villainous Malekith.
Opens November 8, 2013
AKA JESSICA JONES
Collider spoke with “Twilight” and “AKA Jessica Jones” scribe Melissa Rosenberg, who gave a quick status update on the adaptation of Brian Michael Bendis’ “Alias” series.
“I did the ‘Jessica Jones’ pilot, but [ABC] didn’t pick it up to pilot,” Rosenberg told Collider. “The studio still owns it, and I think we’re going to go shop it around to some other outlets to see. So, that’s on hold.”
STAR WARS EPISODE VII
Digital Spy has posted a clip of Carrie Fisher’s appearance on “The Talk,” where she speaks very briefly on her possible return to “Star Wars” as Leia Organa Solo — including a joke about what she hopes her appearance will be.
“I like to think of it as ‘old Leia’, like, sway-backed old Leia the horse,” Fisher said. “I like the idea of being Mrs. Solo, and we’ve just fought and fought and I killed him, but I’m sorry. I’m sorry … that’s right, I feel badly and I probably had an affair with some general.”
X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST
Bryan Singer’s newly-created Twitter account has been full of teases for the upcoming “X-Men: Days of Future Past” — including this newest tidbit about costuming.
“For those of you wondering…no leather costumes,” Singer tweeted, tagging the post with #xmen.
Opens July 18, 2014
Here’s the newest “Arrow” promo for next week’s episode, “Muse of Fire.”
Airs Wednesdays on the CW
According to The Hollywood Reporter, director Michael Bay is starting the search for actors to play the male and female leads in “Transformers 4” beside Mark Wahlberg. THR reports the roles in question are Wahlberg’s character’s daughter and her racecar-driver boyfriend. Currently testing for the female role are Isabelle Cornish, Nicola Peltz, Margaret Quallay and Gabriella Wilde. Testing for the male lead are Luke Grimes, Landon Liboiron, Brenton Thwaites, Jack Reynor and Hunter Parish.
Opens June 27, 2014
Warner Bros. has released the newest TV spot for Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.”
Opens December 14
MTV has posted this meme-in-the-making photo of Matt Smith as the Doctor in this year’s “Doctor Who” Christmas Special. The man looks pretty grumpy without his fez or Stetson.
Airs December 25 on BBC America