Warner Bros came through with some exhilerating news at New York Comic Con. It was news that the fifth and final season of Fox’s Gotham will be bringing in another main villain of the caped crusader and even one point breaker of the bats back “Bane”. We will also get the official arrival of Gothams protector himself, Batman.
Along with the Dark Knight beginning his crusade to save Gotham, many of his foes will be ready to take down the bat in season 5 including the return of Zsasz, Mad Hatter, Scarecrow, Hugo Strange — and Penguin will have a dog! We are also receiving new villains this season including Magpie and the aforementioned Bane played by Shane West. That was a blockbuster announcement
There has been plenty of speculation that West was playing Bane, a role that Tom Hardy portrayed in The Dark Knight Rises. The news was confirmed today. Along with the confirmation word came out that we are getting a twist on Bane’s origin which will be interesting to see. It was also revealed that Bane will break Alfred’s back this season, a big plot point from the comics. However kind of wish thst was not revealed and it was kept a surprise.
No official premier date for the final season was announced as of yet.
The news just keeps getting better for Marvel. This is yet another BLOCKBUSTER annoucement.
Forest Whitaker has joined the cast of Marvel’s “Black Panther,” starring Chadwick Boseman.
Daniel Kaluuya and Florence Kasumba have also joined the cast.
The film, directed by “Creed” helmer Ryan Coogler, also stars Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, and Danai Gurira. Boseman will play T’Challa, the prince of the African nation of Wakanda, who must take over the throne after his father’s murder. Marvel unveiled the character in “Captain America: Civil War” in May before the standalone film bows on Feb. 16, 2018.
Whitaker will play the role of Zuri, an elder stateman in Wakanda. Kasumba will reprise her “Captain America: Civil War” role as Ayo, a member of the Dora Milaje. Kaluuya will play T’Challa confidant W’Kabi
Joe Robert Cole is co-penning the script with Coogler. Kevin Feige is producing the movie.
The trailer for the final DEFENDER has arrived and it has surpassed expectations.
Today at New York Comic Con the trailer for Marvel’s Iron Fist starring Finn Jones (Game Of Thrones) as Danny Rand/Iron Fist dropped and it brought the expectation level very high.
Here is the breakdown for the story and some of the cast you can expect to see.
In Marvel’s Iron Fist, Danny Rand returns to New York City after being missing for years, trying to reconnect with his past and his family legacy. He fights against the criminal element corrupting his world around him with his incredible kung-fu mastery and ability to summon the awesome power of the fiery Iron Fist.
The cast also features Finn Jones (“Game of Thrones”) as Daniel Rand/Iron Fist, Jessica Henwick (“Game of Thrones,” “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”) as Colleen Wing, David Wenham as Harold Meachum, Jessica Stroup (“The Following”) as Joy Meachum, and Tom Pelphrey (“Banshee”) as Ward Meachum, as well as a guest appearance from Carrie-Anne Moss (“The Matrix”) reprising her Jessica Jones role as lawyer Jeri Hogarth
Iron Fist drops EXCLUSIVELY on Netflix on March 17, 2017