Kevin Melrose

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Quicksilver One Of "A Handful" Of Marvel Characters Who Could Pop Up At Fox

Mon, November 11th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Kevin Feige says there are other characters beyond Quicksilver who could appear outside the Marvel Cinematic Universe in other franchises.

Wolverine’s Classic Costume Revealed in Deleted Scene

Mon, November 11th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

A deleted scene from James Mangold’s "The Wolverine" provides a long-anticipated glimpse of Logan’s classic comic-book costume.

Robert Kirkman Explains Governor's Absence on "The Walking Dead"

Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Wondering where The Governor's been in Season 4 of "The Walking Dead"? Creator Robert Kirkman explains and says his return will be "a really big, memorable moment."

Smulders Confirms Maria Hill is in "The Avengers: Age of Ultron"

Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Cobie Smulders, who recently reprised her role as Maria Hill on "Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," says she’ll appear in "The Avengers: Age of Ultron."

Vertigo Debuts "The Sandman: Overture" Television Spot

Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Vertigo has debuted the television commercial for "The Sandman: Overture" by Neil Gaiman and J.H. Williams III.

"Star Wars: Episode VII" to Open Dec. 18, 2015

Thu, November 7th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Disney has set a Dec. 18, 2015 release date for "Star Wars: Episode VII," directed by J.J. Abrams from a script he co-wrote with franchise veteran Lawrence Kasdan.

Superman's a Pain In the Neck In "Man of Steel: The Animated Series"

Wed, November 6th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

A parody "Man of Steel: The Animated Series" video combines the morality and logic of the film with the tone of the cartoon with hilarious results.

Sued by Disney, Theater Claims it Licensed Spider-Man From Stan Lee Media

Wed, November 6th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Sued for using Spider-Man in a stage production, a theater claims it has legally licensed several Marvel characters - from Stan Lee Media.

Jackman, Mangold In Sequel Talks for "The Wolverine"

Tue, November 5th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

"The Wolverine" star Hugh Jackman and director James Mangold are in negotiaions for another movie starring the loner X-Man.

Marvel and LEGO Assemble "Maximum Overload" Web Series

Tue, November 5th, 2013 | Category: Video Games

Loki will unleash mischief in "LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload," a 10-episode web series launching today on, the Disney YouTube channel and elsewhere.

"The Simpsons" Pays Moving Tribute to Marcia Wallace

Mon, November 4th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

"The Simpsons" bid a touchingly appropriate farewell to actress Marcia Wallace, and her character Edna Krabappel, with a somber chalkboard gag.

"Justice League Canada" to Introduce Young Cree Superheroine

Thu, October 31st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Jeff Lemire's upcoming "Justice League Canada" will introduce a new superheroine whose background and powers are tied to the Cree culture.

Batman Steals the Spotlight in New "LEGO Movie" Trailer

Thu, October 31st, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Will Arnett’s Batman introduces the new trailer for "The LEGO Movie," the upcoming 3D-animated adventure from the directors of "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs."

"The Simpsons" To Retire Edna Krabappel

Tue, October 29th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

The producers of "The Simpsons" plan to “retire” Bart’s jaded yet hopelessly romantic teacher Edna Krabappel following the death of voice actor Marcia Wallace.

First Trailer for "X-Men: Days of Future Past" Debuts

Tue, October 29th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

The first trailer for Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" has been released, offering glimpses of Blink, Bishop, Wolverine, Rogue and more.

Disney Bringing An End to Marvel & "Star Wars" Slot Machines

Mon, October 28th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Disney is bringing to an end slot machine and lottery ticket licensing deals that have been viewed as hypocritical to its anti-gambling stance.

Universal Studios Axes "Bill & Ted" Show with Gay, Mincing Superman

Thu, October 24th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Universal Studios Hollywood has canceled its Bill and Ted Halloween Horror Nights show, which featured a Man of Steel who is a mincing gay stereotype.

Loki Will Be Bisexual, Occasionally Female in "Agent of Asgard"

Thu, October 24th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Answering fan questions on Tumblr, "Loki: Agent of Asgard" writer Al Ewing revealed that the title character is bisexual and will "shift between genders."

Cartoon Network: "'Beware the Batman' Is No Longer On Our Air"

Thu, October 24th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

In a move frustratingly familiar to DC Nation fans, Cartoon Network has abruptly and completely removed "Beware the Batman" from its line-up.

Appeals Court Refuses Rehearing in Jack Kirby Copyright Battle

Wed, October 23rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals ends the effort by Jack Kirby's children to gain a copyright stake in Marvel characters he created or co-created.