Wednesday Trending Topics: Wonderful World Of Whedon

Wednesday Trending Topics: Wonderful World Of WhedonThe Marvel Cinematic Universe gets a little more WhedonesqueJoss Whedon has signed an exclusive deal with Marvel Studios for film and television through the end of June 2015. As part of that deal, Whedon will write and direct Marvel's The Avengers 2 as well as help develop a new live-action series for Marvel Television at ABC. He will also contribute creatively to the next phase of Marvel's cinematic universe.

Most-Read Comic Stories Today:

"Kirkman Is A Proud Liar And Fraudster" – The Walking Dead Lawsuit Marches On

Filed Tuesday in Los Angeles, Moore seeks a declaratory judgement that he is the co-author of The Walking Dead, with all the legal rights that would carry within the continuing court case against Kirkman. Moore states that Kirkman is denying his role in this fashion as part of the case.

At Least We Know Which Side Batman Dresses On

Seriously, Batman, put it away, you'll have someone's eye out.

Twelve Thoughts About Twelve Comics – Archer And Armstrong, Thor, Gambit, Buffy, Avengers Assemble, Daredevil Annual, New Avengers, Ozymandias, Atomic Robo x 2, It Girl And The Atomics, Creator Owned Heroes 

The new Archer And Armstrong has a tough battle, against one of the most critically acclaimed early Valiant series. Even now, it seems incredible to describe, a religious zealot warrior teaming up with a drunken, slovenly immortal, Achilles Meets Bacchus, They Fight Crime, and written with a wit and wisdom that would predate the likes of Buffy The Vampire Slayer in their lightness of touch.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today:

Marvel Have Joss Whedon On Contract Until 2015 – And They're Going To Work Him

After dropping a bombshell during yesterday's conference call, Disney have released a statement clarifying just what they've recruited Joss Whedon to do for them.

Joss Whedon Signed To Write And Direct Avengers 2, Work On The Marvel Universe TV Series 

Breaking: Disney's Bob Iger has just announced during the studio's quarterly Investors Conference Call that Joss Whedon is signed on to write and direct the second Avengers movie and, perhaps even more brilliantly, is helping them develop their TV series set in the same fictional universe.

Mary Elizabeth Winstead Is Reprising Her Role As John McClane's Daughter In The New Die Hard Afterall 

Though she kept her cards pretty close to her chest whenever the question came up, Mary Elizabeth Winstead has indeed reprised her role as Lucy McClane in the fifth Die Hard movie, A Good Day to Die Hard.


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