Get your tissues at the ready... it sounds like it could be the end of the road for some of the Avengers in the forthcoming 'Infinity War' saga.
Chris Evans is staying on for the thus-far untitled ‘Avengers 4’, he’s confirmed, which will see him wielding the Captain America shield until 2019. Evans, who first donned the helmet in ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ back in 2011, was originally only signed up to be in six movies for Marvel. Speaking to the Daily Telegraph, he said: “I had six films in my Marvel contract, so I could have said after the third Avengers I was done, but they wanted to make the third and fourth Avengers films as a two-parter,” he said.
Jeremy Renner won’t be returning to the ‘Mission: Impossible’ series, according to reports. Instead he will be working in the ‘Marvel Cinematic Universe’, concentrating on his role as Hawkeye in both ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ and ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’, according to Showbiz 411. It’s thought that Henry Cavill, who was announced for a role in the forthcoming action flick earlier this month, will be the one filling the Renner-shaped gap in the Tom Cruise-fronted franchise as part of Ethan Hunt’s crew. ...
‘Captain America’ star Chris Evans has been told stop publicly slating Donald Trump by those who advise him on his career moves. Evans has frequently harangued the president and those around him on Twitter, and has made his political views very well known.
The stately capital of Scotland is prepping for ‘small explosions’ and superhero-based disruption as the production of ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ roars into town. According to the Edinburgh Evening News, filming will begin in the city this weekend on the movie, with drone footage being shot in the Old Town. Apparently, the production has warned its new, temporary neighbours of those ‘small explosions’ on both April 2 and April 6, while the famous Royal Mile will be used for filming for a week from March 30. ...
It looks as though Chris Evans’ time as Captain America will be coming to an end after the next two ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ films. Evans explains that he’s hurting all over because he just started his workout routine the day before to get in shape for the next two Captain America films. Chris Evans only signed a six film contract with Marvel when he first agreed to star in ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’, negotiating it down from the original offer of nine.
Despite Marvel’s dominance of the superhero genre over the last decade their Cinematic Universe just can’t seem to shake off the criticism regarding its villains. While Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, and the combined efforts of The Avengers have enthralled us over 14 movies, only Tom Hiddleston’s Loki has stood out as a worthy foe. According to io9, Kevin Feige made this admission while on the set for ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ back in April, remarking,”It always starts with what serves the story the most and what serves the hero the most.
Marvel’s upcoming superhero blockbuster ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ started shooting today, with ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star Dave Bautista confirming that he would be on set. Will Star-Lord be joining Drax on set? This was confirmed by the folks at Variety, who revealed that, despite the film’s immediate start date, both Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen were both without a script.
Nothing stops the behemoth that is Marvel, particularly not one of its stars not being available to appear in his scenes. According to reports, Benedict Cumberbatch is already committed to playing inventor Thomas Edison in new movie ‘The Current War’. In it, Cumbo faces off against the engineer and entrepreneur George Westinghouse in their race to bring electricity to America.
The cast list for ’Avengers: Infinity War’ has been revealed ahead of its production, which will be begin in Atlanta in early 2017, and one rather important superhero has been left off. Tom Holland’s Spider-Man doesn’t appear to have made the cut according to the open casting call on MovieCastingCall.org, as his name was conspicuously absent from the list. Especially when you consider that Captain Marvel (Brie Larson) and all of the Guardians Of The Galaxy posse are on there.
Following ‘Captain America: Civil War’ there are a lot of questions regarding Steve Rogers, especially considering that he walked away and seemingly distanced himself from the character’s shield at its conclusion. At the moment, we’re still in the dark about whether there will actually be a new Captain America instead of Steve Rogers going forward. "Excuse me…where's the restroom?" A big thank you and shout out to Casey McBroom @shield_labs for making this for me.