The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is an American media franchise and shared universe that is centered on a series of superhero films, independently produced by Marvel Studios and based on characters that appear in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
Female Superhero Movies: Time for Marvel and DC Superheroines Like WONDER WOMAN, CAPTAIN MARVEL, MANHUNTER and BLACK WIDOW to Fly Solo
The 28-year-old actress sprinted hard in her Captain Marvel costume on Thursday while filming in Los Angeles.
Billy Kaplan was the eldest of three sons born to Reform Jews Jeff Kaplan, a cardiologist, and Rebecca Kaplan, a psychologist. Billy had trouble with bullies in college due to his sexuality and fanmanness.
Early history. The word ‘superhero’ dates to at least 1917. Antecedents of the archetype include such folkloric heroes as Robin Hood, who adventured in distinctive clothing.
Nov 15, 2017 · “Guardians of the Galaxy” director James Gunn has suggested that there are already gay characters in the Marvel movies, telling The Guardian, “There’s a lot of characters in the MCU and very few of them have we delved into what their sexuality is ― whether it’s gay or straight or bisexual, we don’t really know.
Feb 12, 2018 · How does one , black comic fan go about finding Black Panther? It takes years of fandom and searchingand hopefully, the new movie can speed up the process for a new generation.
In a step toward more diversity, Marvel’s expanding film universe will give Captain America: Civil War’s Black Panther, played by Chadwick Boseman, his own movie in 2018, and introduce a female superhero, Captain Marvel, in 2019. But in the 15 films released by the Disney-owned studio so far
LGBT representation in superhero films has trailed that of comic books, where heroes and villains such as DC’s Wonder Woman, Catwoman, Batwoman and Harley Quinn, as well as Marvel’s Ice Man, are among high-profile examples of LGBT characters.
Sep 22, 2017 · Where there’s a will, there’s The Ray: Quantico and Looking vet Russell Tovey has been tapped to play gay superhero The Ray in The CW’s four-part Arrow-verse crossover, TVLine has learned.