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Star-Lord actor Chris Pratt called director Taika Waititi "vibrant" after shooting Thor: Love and Thunder.
Marvel officially revealed its first line of Funko Pops! for Spider-Man: No Way Home, and it includes several new looks for the web-slinger as well as an interesting look at Doctor Strange.
Several images on Twitter revealed the first look at The Suicide Squad's Funko Pop! collection, highlighting key characters like Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn and Idris Elba's Bloodsport.
Hulk-villain Abomination makes his first MCU appearance since 2008 in a new trailer for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.
Images of a new Funko Pop! honoring Black Panther's King T'Chaka have leaked.
Sophia Di Martino showed up wearing the golden horns and now everyone thinks she’s Loki (even though she said not to call her that)
Marvel Studios is building up their Funko collection for Loki with the addition of Hunter B-15, Judge Ravonna Renslayer, and even a mini Miss Minutes!
Funko continues to add to its Avengers: Endgame lineup with a Pop! designed for Rhodey’s Iron Patriot armor used in the film’s final battle.
Marvel CCO Kevin Feige made a surprise cameo appearance in an upcoming issue of Marvel Comics X-Men, teasing that the Marvel boss could be looking for mutant recruits for the MCU.
Official new Loki Funko Pop! figures for Loki & Mobius have been revealed.
An official new Iron Man Funko Pop! figure highlights the MCU's Mark IV armor & suit-up gantry.
HBO's live-action adaptation of the hit game 'The Last of Us' adds original voice-actor Merle Dandridge to reprise her role as Marlene!
Elizabeth Olsen has expressed that she wishes she knew about the extent of her role in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness sooner than when she was told.
A leaked photo shows an Avengers: Endgame-inspired Wanda Maximoff Funko Pop! may be on the way!
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier may have just put a big storyline into play in Episode 5 that can once again bring Baron Zemo into the MCU forefront.
'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' just gave fans its first post-credits scene in the series, focused solely on John Walker. Here's what it could mean for the failed Captain America's MCU journey.
Fans finally got to see John Walker's true colors in "Episode 4" of 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.' What can audiences expect from the new Captain America now that there's no way back?
'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' just introduced Isaiah Bradley to audiences — the unknown super soldier from the 50s that followed Captain America. Here's what this means for the greater MCU.
WandaVision’s final Funko has been officially revealed, completing the collection with the moment where Scarlet Witch studies the Darkhold!
An internet leak has unveiled the final addition to the 'WandaVision' Funko collection that perfectly encapsulates the show's final moments.
The first post-credits sequence in 'WandaVision''s final episode gives audiences the answers they need about Monica Rambeau's future, and makes some big implications about the MCU's future.
Funko has unveiled two new Pops! following WandaVision’s eighth episode, this time focusing on Agatha Harkness and SWORD’s new Vision!
'WandaVision''s most recent episode included an interesting callback to 2016's 'Captain America: Civil War,' but fans have noticed that some key details between the two scenes don't match up.
A new Funko figure for WandaVision’s Monica Rambeau has been unveiled.
Following the events of 'WandaVision''s latest episode, The Direct takes a closer look at the newly-revealed Agatha Harkness and just how much control she has over Wanda's new hometown of Westview.
Funko announced a new line of Pops! under the name “Year of the Shield,” presumably to honor Captain America’s time in the MCU over the past decade.
Some new 'WandaVision' merch dropped for Evan Peters' Pietro, but the packaging for the new promo material raises some questions about the presence of Wanda Maximoff's twin brother.
Funko has officially unveiled the Pops! for Billy and Tommy Maximoff in their full Halloween getup.
Funko unveiled a new Pop! for Pietro Maximoff, and it begs the question of just how important Westview's Halloween Spooktacular is to WandaVision's plot.
The intro sequence of 'WandaVision''s most recent episode shed some more light on how Pietro Maximoff might be trying a bit too hard to fit his role in Wanda's world of Westview.
Marvel Studios has released a new graphic featuring many of Wanda and Vision’s family photos shown in the intro to ‘WandaVision’’s fifth episode!
A new 'WandaVision' promo commercial takes ESPN through its history of broadcasting over the decades that coincide with the new Disney+ show, possibly hinting at the series' direction to come.
'WandaVision's' recently-revealed place on the MCU timeline offers an explanation as to why Spider-Man was the only one available to deal with the events of 'Far From Home.'
A new 'WandaVision' trailer dropped and it's jam-packed with new footage from the upcoming episodes in the Disney+ series.
The head writer of Disney+'s first MCU show is going deep into Wanda's past, and she might just pull her speedy twin-brother back into the spotlight.
The head writer for 'WandaVision' was apparently limited as to who she was allowed to use in her show, hinting that the Disney+ series has a very specific direction in how it relates to the MCU.
Kathryn Hahn spoke a bit more to her role in 'WandaVision' as Agnes, but it's the details she isn't sharing that raise even more questions about her significance to the Disney+ series.
'Avengers #41' just dropped, and it carries a special tribute to 'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman that will tug at your heartstrings.
Simu Liu, who plays the Master of Kung Fu himself in 'Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,' has stated that his MCU character can beat half the Avengers roster in a fight!
Marvel Studios CCO Kevin Feige was asked how he felt about the MCU's Fantastic Four not getting to meet Tony Stark, and he said that he tries to "spend more time thinking about being excited."