Disney’s Falcon & Winter Soldier Has to Explore Race and Captain America’s Legacy

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Now that they’ve done their part to save the universe in Avengers: Endgame, Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes are packing up their gear and jetting off to Disney+ to star in their own miniseries. Falcon & Winter Soldier is sure to give the duo an interesting space to define themselves as Avengers in a post-Endgame MCU. But…

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Report: The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Series Has a Director and Some Familiar Co-Stars

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Now that all the Avengers: Endgame hype is starting to settle down, we’re finally getting more details on upcoming projects involving Marvel’s characters, like The Falcon and the Winter Soldier series that’s coming to streaming service Disney+. We knew Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan would be reprising their movie…

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Disney Animators Are Getting Their Chance to Shine on Disney+ With New Short Films

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Last year, Disney Animation released its first virtual reality short film, Cycles, the work of animator Jeff Gipson (Frozen, Zootopia). It was part of a new program called Short Circuit, where animators could submit ideas for short films with the chance of seeing them come to life. The studio has announced that three…

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The Mandalorian’s Pedro Pascal Shares the Common Thread Between Star Wars and Game of Thrones

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One of them takes place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away. The other is either a medieval fantasy creation or some elaborate Westworld-style roleplaying game. But according to Pedro Pascal, one of the biggest stars who’s crossed over from the world of Game of Thrones into Star Wars, the two groundbreaking…

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Star Wars’ 3-Year Box Office Hiatus Could Be Just What the Franchise Needs

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Yesterday, Disney announced a fully armed and operational movie slate, bolstered by its recently formalized acquisition of Fox. But the news brought with it a bit of a bombshell for Star Wars fans: new films are coming, but they won’t start coming until 2022, three years after The Rise of Skywalker. And that’s…

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Consult the Bones! Lucasfilm Might Bring a Willow Sequel Series to Disney+

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It feels like Warwick Davis has spent the better part of two decades trying to will a continuation of Ron Howard’s 1988 fantasy film Willow into existence—talk that ramped up when Howard took over production on Solo: A Star Wars Story and Davis had the chance to pepper the director with questions. But now it seems that…

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2 More Marvel Shows Are Coming to Hulu, Including Ghost Rider Starring SHIELD’s Gabriel Luna [Updated]

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Disney+ may be ramping up its Star Wars and Marvel content with new shows about Loki, Scarlet Witch, and Sam and Bucky, but Hulu is also stepping up its game. The digital network has announced two new live-action Marvel series, Marvel’s Helstrom and, hell yeah, Marvel’s Ghost Rider.

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