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Development & Production


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Jan. 15, 2021
A new Marvel Studios fanfare from 'WandaVision' officially included scenes from 2019's 'Avengers: Endgame.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jan. 15, 2021
Kevin Feige confirmed that Marvel Studios is "not shying away from the cosmic end of storytelling right in the sweet spot of the Nova Corps and Nova himself," seemingly hinting that plans for the character are in the works.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 14, 2021
Chris Evans was reported to reprise the role of Captain America in the MCU “in at least one Marvel property with the door open for a second film.”   (Deadline)
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Jan. 13, 2021
Kevin Feige debunked casting rumors surrounding the MCU's Wolverine.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 13, 2021
Kevin Feige said that "everything is on the board" when it comes to the potential return of Marvel TV's Netflix characters like Jessica Jones and Luke Cage.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 11, 2021
Kevin Feige said that "there are some [Disney+] shows that, while always interconnected, are being built with multiple seasons in mind."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 11, 2021
Kevin Feige confirmed that discussions to reboot the X-Men for the MCU “have been long and ongoing internally” at Marvel Studios.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 10, 2021
Kevin Feige didn't confirm when Phase 4 would end, answering an interviewer with a firm "No."   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 20, 2020
Kevin Feige said that streaming for Marvel Studios is "100 percent the future."   (Marvel Studios)
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Dec. 16, 2020
The new talent deal was reported to only affect Marvel movies that are about to enter production, starting with 'Black Panther 2.'   (The Wrap)

Dec. 16, 2020
Marvel Studios was reported to have begun exploring new talent deals to provide flexibility in case the pandemic or other factors will lead the studio to bypass theaters and take films straight to Disney+.   (The Wrap)
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Dec. 15, 2020
A new show entitled 'Marvel Studios: Legends' was officially announced.   (Marvel Studios)
Rumor
Dec. 15, 2020
A project centered around the classic Marvel character Nomad was rumored to be in development at Marvel Studios.   (Charles Murphy)
Official
Dec. 10, 2020
Major announcements about the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe was confirmed to happen during Disney Investor Day.   (Disney)
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Dec. 10, 2020
Disney confirmed that there will be "roughly 10 Marvel series" on Disney+ over the next few years.   (Disney)
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Dec. 07, 2020
The new slate of projects from Marvel Studios was reported to be unveiled during Disney Investor Day on December 10, 2020.   (Deadline)
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Nov. 29, 2020
The rights for Daredevil was confirmed to have reverted back to Marvel Studios.   (Marvel Studios)
Rumor
Nov. 22, 2020
The Nick Fury-led Disney+ series was rumored to begin production "sometime in mid-2021."   (Charles Murphy)
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Nov. 21, 2020
The Disney+ projects from the MCU were reported to be "the priority" of Marvel Studios.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Nov. 10, 2020
Marvel Studios was reportedly taking "extra care" to ensure the new release schedule "won't spoil story continuity."   (Entertainment Weekly)
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Sep. 03, 2020
Phil Lord and Chris Miller were reported to be executive producers for a TV show based on the character Silk.   (Variety)
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Aug. 20, 2020
J.C. Chandor was reported to be directing a Kraven the Hunter movie at Sony Pictures.   (Deadline)
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Aug. 19, 2020
Olivia Wilde was reported to helm a Spider-Woman movie for Sony Pictures.   (Deadline)
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Jul. 22, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be developing a project based on Marvel's Illuminati team.   (The Illuminerdi)
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May. 21, 2020
Sony Pictures was reported to be developing a Jackpot movie, written by Marc Guggenheim.   (Deadline)
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May. 20, 2020
Sony Pictures was reported to be developing a Madame Web movie.   (Variety)
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May. 08, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be in early stages of development on a project centered around Nova.   (The Illuminerdi)
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May. 06, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be developing a Secret Warriors project.   (GWW)
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May. 06, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be developing a Ghost Rider project.   (The Direct)
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May. 05, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be in "active development" on an Ironheart project, with a target shooting date sometime in 2021.   (Cinema Spot)
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Apr. 28, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be developing a project based off the Ultimatum comic run, which features The Fantastic Four and Dr. Doom   (MCU Cosmic)
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Nov. 16, 2019
Kevin Feige was rumored to be cancelling all non-MCU Marvel Television shows.   (Grace Randolph)
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Jun. 05, 2019
Marvel Studios was rumored to be developing a Fantastic Four movie for a hopeful 2022 release.   (GWW)
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Jun. 05, 2019
Peyton Reed was rumored to want to direct Marvel Studios' Fantastic Four movie, having pitched his vision for the movie to Kevin Feige multiple times.   (GWW)

Crew


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Jun. 19, 2020
Deborah Chow was rumored to have had discussions with Marvel Studios about potentially developing a future MCU project.   (MCU Cosmic)

Cast


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Dec. 28, 2020
Joseph Gordon-Levitt was rumored to be in contact with at least one of the creatives from Marvel Studios.   (Charles Murphy)
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Dec. 16, 2020
Mike Colter said that Marvel Studios has yet to reach out to him about potentially returning as Luke Cage in the MCU.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 13, 2020
Miles Morales has already been cast for an undisclosed movie in the MCU.   (MCU Cosmic)
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Sep. 01, 2020
Robert Downey Jr. has said that he is "all done" with the MCU.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 23, 2020
Ernie Hudson said he is in talks with Marvel Studios for an "appropriately sized role" in the MCU.   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 13, 2020
John Krasinski was rumored to have discussed multiple projects with Marvel Studios.   (GWW)

Release Date


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Nov. 13, 2020
Marvel Studios Executive Vice President Victoria Alonso said that MCU films are for "theatrical distribution," citing the importance of maintaining the "custom, the tradition, of watching certain films in community."   (Marvel Studios)
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May. 24, 2019
James Gunn said he will continue to produce Marvel Studios movies after he directs 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.'   (Cast/Crew)

Plot


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Jan. 10, 2021
Kevin Feige said that the idea of turning " a whacky idea" into a "whackier show" worked out perfectly for 'WandaVision.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Sep. 02, 2020
Prior to Chadwick Boseman's passing, Marvel Studios reportedly wanted Boseman's T'Challa to appear in multiple upcoming MCU movies.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jul. 22, 2020
Ms. Marvel was rumored to appear in another MCU project before her own show 'Ms. Marvel.'   (Murphy's Multiverse)
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Jul. 11, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be discussing if/how Thanos could return to the MCU.   (MCU Cosmic)
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Jun. 22, 2020
The Alpha Flight team was rumored to be coming soon to the MCU.   (Knight Edge Media)
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Jun. 22, 2020
J.K. Simmons said "there is one more JJJ [J.Jonah Jameson] appearance in the can," implying he has already recorded a scene for an upcoming MCU project.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 21, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be introducing Lucia Von Bardas in an upcoming MCU project, who will act as a successor to the throne of Latviera after taking over from Victor Von Doom.   (MCU Cosmic)
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Jun. 11, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to still be planning on introducing Starfox into the MCU, despite him being cut from 'Eternals.'   (MCU Cosmic)
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Jun. 05, 2020
Hercules was rumored to be coming to the MCU "in the near future."   (Cinema Spot)
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May. 17, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be discussing how to introduce Elsa Bloodstones into the MCU.   (GWW)

Promotional


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Jan. 08, 2021
A poster for 'Marvel Studios: Legends' was officially released.   (Marvel Studios)
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Jan. 08, 2021
A trailer for 'Marvel Studios: Legends' was officially revealed.   (Marvel Studios)
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Dec. 23, 2020
An MCU-themed musical performance that will be held in China was officially announced.   (Marvel Studios)
Official
Nov. 29, 2020
Disney changed the opening of 'Black Panther' to pay tribute to Chadwick Boseman.   (Disney)