• Disney's Scarlet Witch TV show could finally introduce the X-Men to the Marvel Cinematic Universe

    1 month ago - By Chron

    Disney is reportedly developing a Scarlet Witch TV series spinning off from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Elizabeth Olsen is expected to reprise the role.
    The series could signal that Disney is considering the possibilities of its merger with Fox, which owned the X-Men characters.
    In the comic books, Scarlet Witch is the daughter of X-Men villain Magneto.
    Her current MCU origin is that she was experimented on with the Mind Stone - but what if that only unlocked powers that were already there?
    Elizabeth Olsen will reportedly reprise her role as the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Scarlet...
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  • Marvel superheroes like Loki and Scarlet Witch may get their own streaming shows

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    It looks like we're getting more details about the superhero side of Disney's planned streaming service, thanks to a story in Variety .
    We already knew that the Disney service would include original Marvel and Star Wars shows. On the Star Wars side, there's a revival of “The Clone Wars” and a live action series produced by Jon Favreau , for which Disney might pay $100 million for the first 10 episodes .
    Now Variety is reporting that Disney has plans for limited series that will star Marvel superheroes like Loki and Scarlet Witch (yes, they're actually reformed supervillains, but let's not...
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  • Disney is reportedly developing Marvel TV shows for its upcoming streaming service starring Loki, Scarlet Witch, and more

    1 month ago - By Chron

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    According to Variety, Disney is developing TV shows for its upcoming streaming service spinning off of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
    The limited series, at six to eight episodes each, would star Loki, Scarlet Witch, and characters that haven't been introduced yet, and recruit original actors like Tom Hiddleston and Elizabeth Olsen to reprise their roles.
    The shows reportedly have a hefty price tag that rivals a studio production, and Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige will have a hands-on role.
    Loki died in "Avengers: Infinity War," so the series would either be a prequel...
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  • Disney is reportedly developing Marvel TV shows for its upcoming streaming service starring Loki, Scarlett Witch, and more

    Disney is reportedly developing Marvel TV shows for its upcoming streaming service starring Loki, Scarlett Witch, and more

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    According to Variety, Disney is developing TV shows for its upcoming streaming service spinning off of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
    The limited series, at six to eight episodes each, would star Loki, Scarlett Witch, and characters that haven't been introduced yet, and recruit original actors like Tom Hiddleston and Elizabeth Olsen to reprise their roles.
    The shows reportedly have a hefty price tag that rivals a studio production, and Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige will have a hands-on role.
    Loki died in "Avengers: Infinity War," so the series would either be a prequel or signal...
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  • Disney Readies Top Marvel Cinematic Universe Characters for New Streaming Shows

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    Disney is hoping to sign on some of Marvel's biggest superheroes for a new streaming service, according to a new report.
    The entertainment giant is planning to premiere shows featuring wildly popular Marvel superheroes-namely Loki and the Scarlet Witch, among others-on its upcoming streaming service, Variety is reporting , citing sources. Disney apparently wants to focus on characters who haven't yet had their own feature films, but will still dedicate silver screen-level budgets to the series, according to the report.
    The entertainment industry is bracing for Disney's streaming service...
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