A recap of all news items I found most worthy of sharing this past week. Some of it I did share via my blog, while most I didn’t. If anything this is a brief catchup on the week, with links to boot!
March 16, 2014
- Doctor Who – The Television and Radio Industries Club (TRIC) named Doctor Who as their program of the year, beating out other British programs Downton Abbey and Call the Midwife.
- Star Trek – JD Payne, the new Star Trek 3 writer speaks about Trek for the first time.
March 17, 2014
- Transformers – New Transformers animated series coming in 2015, and is to include drawn animation with CGI.
March 18, 2014
- Superheroes – Arrow will introduce supporting characters for The Flash in episode 19, titled “The Man Under the Hood.”
- Doctor Who – Doctor Who Lego goes into Review stage.
- Superheroes – Rumors last week about Fox reportedly scrapping their entire Fantastic Four project have been officially denied.
- Superheroes – Mark Ruffalo has already filmed some Hulk motion capture footage, despite principle photography on Avengers: Age of Ultron not beginning until early next month!
- Doctor Who – A photo of Peter Capaldi with classic companion Janet Fielding has popped up onto the net, prompting many rumors of a possible Tegan Jovanka return.
- Star Wars – Episode VII is confirmed to begin filming in May and will be set 30 years after Return of the Jedi. It will feature returning faces and a new trio.
- Doctor Who – Series 8 commences filming. New monster sighted on location shooting.
- Superheroes – Marvel may release 3-4 films a year, depending on if their new titles do well, and if they wish to continue dishing out sequels every 2-3 years.
- Superheroes – First Avenger: Age of Ultron concept art reveals Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver, and Hulkbuster Iron Man suit.
March 19, 2014
- Superheroes – Final trailer for the Amazing Spider-Man 2 is VERY cool.
- Superheroes – May 13 will be the air-date of the season finale to Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
March 20, 2014
- Superheroes – Scarlett Johansson explains that Black Widow’s past catches up to her in Avengers: Age of Ultron.
- Movies – Disney confirms IMAX releases for Avengers, GotG, Star Wars, and more.
March 21, 2014
- Superheroes – We have our first look at a young Selina Kyle (Catwoman) in FOX’s upcoming tv show Gotham.
March 22, 2014
- Superheroes – The Avengers: Age of Ultron begins shooting scenes in the snow, in Italy. Actors Jeremy Renner, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and Elizabeth Olsen are reportedly in town and will eventually take part in the shoot.
- Superheroes – Hugh Jackman is expected to return for Wolverine 3.
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