With the Marvel fandom’s anticipation leading up to “Avengers: Endgame,” it’s no surprise that the trailer drop set a new record for most views in its first 24 hours. The “Avengers: Endgame” trailer was viewed 289 million times in its first 24 hours, after it was released around 5 a.m. PT Friday, according to Marvel […]
Following months of anticipation, Marvel Studios finally released the trailer for Avengers: Endgame. Moments after the trailer went online, the website AvengersEndgame.com went live, with many fans presuming the website would link to more information on the fourth Avengers movie. Although a marketing prank – the new Deadpool movie reaches cinemas 12 December – the studio behind Avengers (Disney) should find some solace in the fact the rights to Deadpool will soon belong to them following the upcoming merger between themselves and Fox.
While the fate of several Marvel creations remains unknown following the shocking climax of Avengers: Infinity War, two characters have just had their living status confirmed. A brand new tie-in book from Brandon T Snider, titled Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War: The Cosmic Quest, Volume 2: Aftermath (bit of a mouthful), has revealed that Thanos’ finger-snapping destruction may have wiped out half of the universe, but Dr Erik Selvig lives to fight another day. Alongside Selvig stands his associate Darcy Lewis, played in the Marvel Cinematic Universe by Kat Dennings.
The Hollywood Reporter has the low-down on how much each star makes. Of note, Scarlett Johansson is finally being paid the same as her co-stars, earning $15m for the upcoming Black Widow movie – equal to the amount Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth got paid for Captain America: Civil War and Thor: Ragnarok, respectively. Johansson has appeared in six Marvel movies, including the first Avengers, on which she earnt a “low seven-figure salary”.
Chris Evans, who has played Captain America since 2011's Captain America: The First Avenger, seemed to be signing off from the role with his latest tweet.
The "SNL" Emmy nominee speaks for all of us when she asks of the film's ending: "That's how it f*cking ends? Are you f*cking serious right now?"