‘CAPTAIN MARVEL’ DIRECTOR SHORTLIST REPORTEDLY DOWN TO THE FINAL THREE!
According to The Hollywood reporter, Marvel Studios have narrowed down their ‘Captain Marvel’ director search to the final three candidates. The top three choices are Niki Caro, Lesli Linka Glatter, and Lorene Scafaria!
Caro is known for movies such as North Country, McFarland USA, and the Oscar nominated Whale Rider. Glatter is best known for directing TV shows such as Homeland, True Blood, and Mad Men and is currently Emmy nominated for Best Director. Scafaria is best known for Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, and Seeking a Friend for the End of the World.
(W) Jeff Lemire (A) Victor Ibanez (CA) Humberto Ramos
• The X-Men’s newest charge has become possessed by THE WORLD-EATER, an extradimensional entity whose sole purpose is to live up to its name. • And it has its sights set on LIMBO next! Can Storm and Magik prevent it from reaching mutantkind’s last refuge? • Meanwhile, Iceman and Nightcrawler learn that saving Colossus from the clutches of Apocalypse comes at a price!
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #13 CW2
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Valerio Schiti (CA) Arthur Adams
CIVIL WAR II TIE-IN! • As the Guardians’ internal conflicts reach a boiling point, some outsiders throw more fuel to the fire! • One teammate with deep roots on Earth will struggle to hold onto their galactic connections! • The Guardians may survive Civil War II, but the team will NEVER be the same!
GUIDE TO THE MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE AGENTS CARTER SEASON ONE #1
(W) Mike O'Sullivan, The Ohotmu Team (A) Various (CA) Marcos Martin
The MCU guidebooks delve into the past and present of S.H.I.E.L.D.! Our comprehensive coverage of the fan-favorite Marvel Studios films and Marvel Television shows continues as we profile Director Phil Coulson’s elite team - and Agent Peggy Carter’s 1940s organization, the SSR! Featuring fact sheets, show-to-comic comparisons, and behind-the-scenes production art and stills, this fantastic flip book is packed with profiles and updates on Director Coulson, Skye, Agent Melinda May, Agent Leo Fitz, Agent Jemma Simmons, Agent Antoine Triplett, Lance Hunter, Agent Bobbi Morse, Agent Alphonso Mackenzie, Grant Ward, Daniel Whitehall, Cal, Jiaying and the Inhumans! And on the flip side, Agent Carter, Edwin Jarvis, Chief Roger Dooley, Agent Daniel Sousa, Agent Jack Thompson, the Howling Commandos, Angie Martinelli, Dottie Underwood, Johann Fennhoff, Leviathan, Howard Stark and more! Relive the thrills of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Two and Marvel’s Agent Carter Season One right here, and continue building your indispensable library of Marvel Cinematic Universe reference books!
Detective Pikachu Movie Written By Guardians Of The Galaxy And Gravity Falls Writers
Things are starting to happen regarding the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie as Variety is reporting that Nicole Perlman and Alex Hirsch are both in talks to write the script for the live action film. The film is being produced by Legendary and Universal Pictures will handle the distribution outside of Japan. Here’s some more information on both of the talented writers being pitched with the task of writing the film.
Perlman cut her teeth in Marvel’s writers’ room, penning such comic-book hits such as “Thor” and “Guardians of the Galaxy.” Marvel has now tasked her with penning the “Captain Marvel” film with “Inside Out” scribe Meg LeFauve, as well as helping to develop the third “Sherlock Holmes” movie with Team Downey.Hirsch created Disney’s cult favorite “Gravity Falls” and is repped by UTA and Jared Levine at Morris Yorn Barnes Levine Entertainment Law Firm.