Robert Downey Jr. reportedly won’t be reprising his role as Iron Man for Disney Plus’ animated What If…? series.
Marvel Studios’ upcoming line-up of original series’ for Disney Plus include an animated What If…? show. Based on the comic book series of the same name, Disney Plus’ What If…? will tell stories about the Marvel Cinematic Universe might have unfolded had key events played out differently.
While Robert Downey Jr.’s time with the Marvel Cinematic Universe came to an end with Tony Stark’s sacrifice in Avengers: Endgame, Thor: Ragnarok star Jeff Goldblum recently stated the Iron Man star would return to voice the hero for Disney Plus’ What If…? series. However, The Wrap reports that an individual with knowledge of the situation has informed them that Jeff Goldblum misspoke and Robert Downey Jr. is not going to voice Iron Man for What If…? on Disney Plus.
Of course, fans will remember that Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man sacrificed himself by using the Infinity Stones to erase Thanos and his army from existence. Do you want to see Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man return to the MCU one day or should the impact of the character’s death be felt for a while? Tell us in the comments section!
Marvel Studios is developing several shows for Disney Plus, including The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, WandaVision, Loki, What If…?, Hawkeye, Ms. Marvel, Moon Knight, and She-Hulk. The Falcon and Winter Soldier is currently set to be the first Marvel Studios series to debut on Disney Plus.
Created for Disney Plus by A.C. Bradley with Bryan Andrews directing, Marvel Studios’ What If…? features the voice talent of Jeffrey Wright as The Watcher with Haley Atwell, Chadwick Boseman, Jeff Goldblum, and many more making guest appearances.
What If…? is scheduled to premiere on Disney Plus in mid-2021.
Source: The Wrap
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