Marvel Studios Producer Says Phase 4 Is ‘Bittersweet’ After ‘Avengers: Endgame’

For at least one Avengers: Endgame producer, Marvel Studios’ upcoming Phase 4 is something of a bittersweet experience.

While speaking to Comicbook.com, Avengers: Endgame executive producer Trinh Tran talked about her time working with the MCU, how long it has gone on, and how much time and effort she spent with the last two Avengers films and working with the writers and directors:

“This September will be my 12th year at Marvel and I started as an assistant on Iron Man. Being a part of this journey, to be able to be a part of Infinity War and Endgame has been crazy and the last four years have been dedicated to just these two movies alone because we did it back to back. I’ve been able to work with the Russo brothers and Marcus McFeely on the last four projects, which is a good eight years. But it is bittersweet because when I’m in the process of it all and it’s pretty … There was a period of time where it was pretty grueling because it’s two big gigantic movies and we were doing it all together.”

Later on, she recalled her experience seeing Avengers: Endgame in theaters and dug further into why all of this was so bittersweet:

“I’d never experienced anything like that before. It was like this made the four years and the process so worth it because I love the movie and I’m so happy that people love it as much as I do. It’s rewarding, but it is bittersweet because it’s come to an end, but I am very, very excited about phase four and looking forward to all of the new characters that we’re going to be introducing into the MCU and how that’s going to evolve into, knock on wood, another decade worth of storytelling that we can do with these characters.”

What did you all think of Avengers: Endgame? Is it going to be difficult for you to move on from all of these characters? Let us know what you think in the comments below!

Here is the plot synopsis for Avengers: Endgame:

The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, “Avengers: Endgame.”

Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, Avengers:Endgame stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Benedict Wong, Jon Favreau, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Josh Brolin.

Avengers: Endgame is now available on Digital HD and will be released on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD on August 13.

Source: Comicbook.com

‘Spider-Man’ Concept Art Reveals Alternate Suits For Jake Gyllenhaal’s Mysterio

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pider-Man Far From Home Jake Gyllenhaal MysterioNew Spider-Man: Far From Home concept art reveals alternate costume designs for Jake Gyllenhaal's Mysterio.

Marvel fans have been clamoring to see Mysterio in a live-action film ever since the release of Sam Raimi's first Spider-Man movie. Nearly two decades later, Mysterio finally made his way into a Spider-Man film with the release of Marvel Studios and Sony's Far From Home, with Jake Gyllenhaal portraying the classic Spidey foe.

While the writers incorporated elements of previous Marvel Studios films for the origin of Jake Gyllenhaal's Mysterio, this take on the character was largely faithful to the source material, especially in terms of the villain's costume design. However, new concept illustrations reveal alternate designs for Jake Gyllenhaal's Mysterio suit were considered, some of which are notably different from the comic book outfit with entirely different color schemes.

You can check out the first concept illustration of Jake Gyllenhaal's Mysterio costume below and click "next" to view the rest of the gallery.

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

What do you think of these concept designs? Which alternate costume design is your favorite? Would any of them be a better suit for Jake Gyllenhaal's Mysterio? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!

Here is the official synopsis for Spider-Man: Far From Home:

Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever.

Directed by Jon Watts from a script written by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers, Spider-Man: Far From Home stars Tom Holland, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zendaya, Jacob Batalon, Tony Revolori, Martin Starr, Numan Acar, J.B. Smoove, Oli Hill, Remy Hii, Marisa Tomei, Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Cobie Smulders, and Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury.

Spider-Man: Far From Home is now playing in theaters! Stay tuned for the latest news on the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe!

Source: Marvel

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

Spider-Man Jake Gyllenhaal Mysterio

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