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James Gunn’s Superman Set Photos, Taylor Swift is not in Deadpool, Watchmen Gets Animated, and more!

This week on Superhero Slate we've got on-set photos for James Gunn’s Superman movie, Taylor Swift is OFFICIALLY not in Deadpool, Animated Projects are Back, Baby, and more!


  • Deadpool & Wolverine (8:25)
  • Captain America: Brave New World (16:00)
    • Benedict Wong is in town, but not in film
      • In suit on set was “fake” photo (never seen)
    • Rumor: Russo Bros. are producers on film (updated from not being on list)
  • Spider-Man (21:25)
    • Rumor: Everyone in MCU was watching the final battle at the Statue of Liberty
    • Will inspire new people to possibly take on Doc Ock or Green Goblin in MCU
      • Characters do not exist in MCU
  • Wonder Man (25:45)
    • Series will run for 10 episodes according to Deadline
  • Midnight Suns (26:55)
    • Rumor: Michael Green (Blade (2025), Blue Eye Samurai, Blade Runner 2049, Logan) being hired to write script
    • Not officially announced movie, but production works in the background to ensure less delays
  • The Penguin (30:35)
  • Superman (34:25)
  • Blue Beetle (39:15)
    • Animated series in works at DC
    • Will serve as follow up to movie
  • Kite Man: Hell Yeah (42:00)
    • Spin-off of Harley Quinn series to debut July 18 on MAX
  • Tales of the TMNT (43:00)
    • Series will have turtles doing solo stories before reuniting
    • 12 episodes debut August 9 on Paramount
  • Transformers One (47:20)
    • Screened at Annecy Film Festival to multiple applauses through film and standing ovation at end
    • Reviews not allowed but “Visually stunning with a great story”
  • Watchmen (50:15)
  • Rebel Moon (52:45)
    • Director’s cuts of both versions dropping on Netflix August 2
    • First one now called “Chalice of Blood”
      • Previously A Child of Fire
    • Second now called “Curse of Forgiveness”
      • Previously The Scargiver
  • The Boys (55:20)
    • First 4 episodes of Season 4 out now
    • Show will end with Season 5
  • Spaceballs (1:01:10)
    • Josh Gad to star in sequel to 80s Mel Brooks movie
      • Amazon MGM studios with Gad/Brooks as producers
    • Jokes such as Spaceballs 2: The Search for More Money or Spaceballs III: The Search for Spaceballs II

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