Luke Cage History: From Hero for Hire to Hollywood
TV, Comic Books
The latest issue of Entertainment Weekly is a treasure trove of Marvel movie news, providing not only confirmation that Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch appear in Joss Whedon draft for The Avengers 2 but also official word that Zoe Saldana has been cast in Guardians of the Galaxy. However, it’s not finished there.
Contained within the magazine’s multi-page feature on Marvel’s Phase Two plans is a new still of star Chris Hemsworth from Thor: The Dark World and concept art for Captain America: The Winter Soldier that shows Bucky Barnes (played again by Sebastian Stan) grasping Cap’s shield with his cybernetic arm.
Opening Nov. 8, director Alan Taylor’s Thor: The Dark World also stars returning cast members Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Stellan Skarsgard, Idris Elba, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Tandanobu Asano, Jamie Alexander and Rene Russo with new additions Christopher Eccleston, Zachary Levi and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje.
Directed by brothers Anthony and Joe Russo, Captain America: The Winter Soldier also stars Chris Evans (Steve Rogers/Captain America), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Anthony Mackie (the Falcon), Toby Jones (Arnim Zola), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Cobie Smulders (Maria Hill), Emily VanCamp (Sharon Carter), Frank Grillo (Crossbones) and Robert Redford. It arrives April 4, 2014.