Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Avengers Assemble TV series to be launched by Disney

The first full trailer for the animated series Marvel’s Avengers Assemble has been released online.  The show, which has been designed to capitalize on the success of Joss Whedon's successful film adaptation of the Avengers, features Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, Hulk, Hawkeye, Black Widow, and “the new guy” Falcon.  The series will feature the titular Avengers assembling in order to defeat the world’s most dangerous supervillains. In the one-hour premiere episode, they will face off with the Red Skull. Hit the jump to watch the trailer...

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Disney Launches New Star Wars Animated Series

Production has begun on Star Wars Rebels, an exciting, all-new animated television series based on one of the greatest entertainment franchises of all time.  Scheduled to premiere in fall 2014 as a one-hour special telecast on Disney Channel, it will be followed by a series on Disney XD channels around the world.

Leading the development of the series is a creative team of exceptional talent. Screenwriter/producer Simon Kinberg (X-Men: First Class, Sherlock Holmes, Mr. & Mrs. Smith) is an executive producer on Star Wars Rebels and will write the premiere episode. He is joined by Dave Filoni as executive producer, who served as supervising director of the Emmy nominated Star Wars: The Clone Wars since 2008. Executive producer Greg Weisman brings with him a wealth of animation experience with credits such as Young Justice, The Spectacular Spider-Man and Gargoyles. [read the rest of the article after the jump]

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.unleashed!

It's finally here, and it's finally official!  ABC has given the series order on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.  Viewers can get their first look at the new series this coming Sunday during the season finale of Once Upon a Time.  Starring Clark Gregg – who reprises his role as Agent Phil Coulson – Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Iain De Caestecker, Elizabeth Henstridge and Chloe Bennet, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will debut in the U.S. TV and Philippine TV soon after. The cast photo was released just this morning, and it sure did create this buzz of excitement! [read the rest of the article after the jump]