Superhero Hype has a new photo set report showing the Broadway debut of Mary Jane Watson (nice tie, Tobey). Meanwhile, they also note a guy getting hyped about the production filming in his apartment, and another watching a restaurant get ready for Spidey-tastic action.
According to the Anime News Network, "Hip-hop artist the RZA will score the soundtrack for Gonzo's 'Afro Samurai.' The series premieres next fall on Spike TV and spring 2007 on Funimation DVD."
Dosvidanya, tovarisch. IGN's FilmForce reports that Lionsgate has dropped the live-action adaptation of Marvel's Russian spy adventure because of the less-than-stellar box office results for other female-driven action films. Writer/director David Hayter said, "Marvel and I then spoke to a few other financing entities, but I never felt comfortable that we had found a place that was willing to take the movie, and the character, seriously."
What? You didn't get out to Wizard World Philly to see Erica Durance? Seriously? Well, our pals at Kryptonsite didn't want you to miss it, so they have some photos to help recreate the experience.
Comics Continuum has some quotes from actor David Palffy, who plays villainous hench-vampire Fritz. "Yes, I'm a bad guy again. He's a very bad vampire," said Palffy. "I'm the one who hunts Blade down. And, as usual, you have a life expectancy where it could end at any time."
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