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"I'm going to edit this spoilercast on the plane. Because Cassian said I had to."

Agents of SHIELD Return & Joss Whedon's Upcoming Movies | Weekly News Episode 148

Learn about Harry Potter and the Hoax Tweet, Gambit has a start date, Agents of SHIELD return in space, and more on this week's Superhero Slate!

Listen to the Superhero Slate Review of Marvel's Punisher!


  • Deathstroke (8:05)
  • Justice League (10:40)
    • Original End credits featured Green Lanterns
      • Filmed, but never used
    • Old Gods appear in the film (Ares, Artemis, Zeus)
    • Mustachegate Round 2: Paramount turned down CGI mustache
  • Shazam! (17:00)
    • Zeus makes an appearance in Justice League
    • Kyle Gardiner (Thor: Ragnarok) hired as stunt coordinator
  • Batgirl (18:25)
    • Whedon still on board to write/direct film
  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (20:40)
    • Joss Whedon to write and direct movie - HOAX
  • Venom (22:40)
    • “Will turn into 8-foot, 4 [inch] beast”
  • Gambit (24:25)
    • Lizzy Caplan (Item 47) joins cast
    • Production to start in February in New Orleans
    • Release still set for Feb 14, 2019
  • X-Men: Dark Phoenix (25:45)
    • A main cast character will die by impalement
      • Mystique, Magneto, Professor X, or Beast
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi (27:45)
    • Billy Dee Williams not in Episode 8
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 (29:35)
    • Entire script released online from James Gunn
    • Passed by Thor: Ragnarok at box office
  • Captain Marvel (36:15)
    • Jude Law rumored as Dr. Walter Lawson/Mar-Vell
  • Avengers: Infinity War
  • Agents of SHIELD (40:42)
    • First 17 minutes of Season 5 released
      • Something released today
    • Aliens are the Vrellnexians
      • Indistinguishable hive minds led by queen
  • Inhumans (42:25)
    • Season 1 impressions
    • Where to go with the show
  • Coco (46:15)
    • Impressions from Chris
  • Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie (50:10)
    • Impressions from Mike
  • The Return Of Baymax (53:30)
    • Disney XD

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Chris – @Valdan, Filmside Chats, ComicUI - Facebook & Twitter

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