Video: Marvel Teases New ‘Spider-Man’ Villain In JJ Abrams Mini-Series

Marvel has a few surprises in store for us for JJ Abrams upcoming Spider-Man series as a new trailer has teased at a new terrifying villain.

In the trailer for the upcoming Spider-Man mini-series, co-writer JJ Abrams talked about how the comic medium was new to him and how excited he was to be taking a shot at it. Marvel Executive Editor Nick Lowe continuously praised JJ Abrams and his son, Henry Abrams and what a thrill it was to work with the two of them. He then talked about the antagonist of the upcoming mini-series and how he is one of the most terrifying foes that Spider-Man has had to face. He further teased that, like other JJ Abrams projects, not everything is what it seems with this new character.

You can see the full video below:

The project was announced several months ago in a marketing method that was somewhat controversial and downright confusing. Marvel originally posted an image of the number 4 that was made up of Spider-Man’s webbing leading to some to believe that Marvel was going to push Sam Ramie’s unmade fourth Spider-Man film into production or that some kind of crossover with the Fantastic Four was going to happen. As it turned it, it was just a countdown to when they were announcing JJ Abrams’ mini-series.

What do you all think of Marvel’s upcoming Spider-Man miniseries? Are you excited to see JJ Abrams working on a comic? Let us know what you think in the comments below!

Here is the official synopsis for the latest Spider-Man film, 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!

The first issue of JJ Abrams upcoming miniseries, SPIDER-MAN #1, will be available on September 18 in comic shops and the Marvel Comics App.

Source: Marvel Entertainment

DC Universe Debuts ‘Doom Patrol’ Character Posters

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Doom PatrolAlong with the premiere of the first teaser for Doom Patrol, DC Universe also debuted a collection of character posters for each of the members of perhaps the strangest team of characters to be adapted in live-action form for DC Comics.

In particular, these new character posters highlight Timothy Dalton's The Chief, Diane Guerrero's Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade's Cyborg, April Bowlby's Elasti-Woman, Matt Bomer's Negative Man and Brendan Fraser's Robotman. These posters each follow unique designs that reflect the nature of each character and tease unique personalities amongst the group as well.

You can start the gallery of new posters by clicking "Next".

Which of these Doom Patrol posters is your favorite? Are you excited to see what the cast brings to these roles? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news in the DC Universe.

Doom Patrol is a reimagining of one of DC’s strangest group of outcast Super Heroes which includes: Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man, Brendan Fraser as Cliff Steele/Robotman, April Bowlby as Elasti-Woman, Diane Guerrero as Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade as Victor Stone/Cyborg and Timothy Dalton as Dr. Niles Caulder/The Chief.

Here is the synopsis for the show:

“Doom Patrol will find the reluctant heroes in a place they never expected to be, called to action by Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse, but with a warning that is hard to ignore: their lives will never, ever be the same.”

Doom Patrol will premiere on February 15, 2019 exclusively on DC Universe.

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