Loki writer Michael Waldron has joined the writing team of Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
Doctor Strange has been in the news a lot lately for varying reasons. The original director of the Benedict Cumberbatch film, Scott Derrickson, departed due to creative difference and just recently it was discovered that Sam Rami is in talks to direct the upcoming Doctor Strange film. But now the Doctor Strange film is adding one of Loki‘s scribes to the writing team.
According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, Loki writer Michael Waldron is joining Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Marvel reportedly had no comment on the addition of the Loki writer. The upcoming Loki series is said to follow the God of Mischief as he travels through time and becomes embroiled in major historical events. The upcoming Loki series will reportedly tie into Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness so this new addition may tie into that.
What do you all make of this news? Are you glad to hear that the Benedict Cumberbatch film is adding Loki‘s writer to its team? How will the upcoming show crossover with the film? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Details on Benedict Cumberbatch ‘s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness are currently limited, though it is said to be Marvel Studios’ first true foray into the horror genre. Furthermore, the Disney Plus mini-series WandaVision will also serve as the lead-in to the Doctor Strange sequel.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness features a script written by Jade Bartlett and will star Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, and Elizabeth Olsen.
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is still scheduled to be released in theaters on May 7, 2021. Stay tuned for more updates on, Sam Rami, Doctor Strange and the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as we learn it!
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
New ‘Titans’ Photos Show Off Aqualad And The Original Team
DC Universe has released eight brand new images from the upcoming fourth episode of the second season of Titans entitled, "Aqualad".
"Aqualad" will explore the dynamic among Dick Grayson/Robin (Brenton Thwaites), Donna Troy/Wonder Girl (Conor Leslie), Hank Hall/Hawk (Alan Ritchson), Dawn Granger/Dove (Minka Kelly) and Garth/Aqualad (Drew Van Acker) and how four years prior, their tight-knit family dynamic developed only to have their personal feelings bleed more into their work only to be exacerbated by the arrival of a new villain.
These new images give fans a new look at Drew Van Acker as Aqualad as well as a couple of new looks at the original team united together for action. In particular, we get our best look at how the Aqualad suit translates onscreen in live-action form.
You can check out the rest of the gallery for "Aqualad" by clicking "Next".
Here is the official synopsis for season two:
In Season 2, following the aftermath of their encounter with Trigon, Dick reforms the Titans. Under his supervision in their new home at Titans Tower, Rachel, Gar and Jason Todd train together to hone their hero abilities and work together as a team. They are joined by Hank Hall and Dawn Granger aka Hawk and Dove and Donna Troy aka Wonder Girl. Although these original Titans attempt to transition into a regular life, when old enemies resurface everyone must come together to take care of unfinished business. And as this family of old and new Titans – including Conner Kent and Rose Wilson – learn to co-exist, the arrival of Deathstroke brings to light the sins of the old Titans which threaten to tear this new Titans family apart once more.
The series stars Brenton Thwaites as Robin/Nightwing, Anna Diop as Starfire, Teagan Croft as Raven, and Ryan Potter as Beast Boy. Newcomers for its sophomore outing include Joshua Orpin and Esai Morales playing Superboy and Deathstroke, respectively, while Chella Man and Chelsea Zhang have also joined the cast as Deathstroke’s children Jericho and Ravager. Natalie Gumede has signed on to play Mercy Graves and Game of Thrones star Iain Glen is on board as Bruce Wayne.
Titans season two is now airing on DC Universe.
Source: DC Universe