By Stephen Ippolito | December 9th, 2020
Things I Missed:
- Don Cheadle will return to play War Marchine in a Disney+ series called Amor Wars.
2. A Secret Wars series is in the works. It will star Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Ben Mendelsohn as Skrull Talos.
3. Actress Dominique Thorne will play Dominique Thorne in the Disney+ series Ironheart.
Update at 8:15PM ET
Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announces that they will not recast Black Panther after Chadwick Boseman’s tragic death.
Update at 8:10PM ET
Feige announces that Christian Bale will play Gorr the God Butcher in Thor: Love and Thunder!
Update at 8:05 PM ET
Ant-Man 3 will be called Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. Kang the Conquer has been confirmed to appear. He will be played by Jonathan Majors. Kathryn Newton will play Cassie Lang, who replaces Emma Fuhrmann.
Update at 8PM ET
The Fantastic Four are coming to the MCU! It will be directed by Spider-Man: Homecoming director Jon Watts.
Update at 7:50PM ET
Trailer for Loki!!! Coming to Disney+ in May!
Update at 7:45pm ET
Trailer for Falcon and Winter Soldier coming to Disney+ in March!!!
Update at 7:41PM ET
New trailer for WandaVision!
Update at 5:03PM
Disney+ Star feature will allow mature content to be accessed in *international* markets. You have to log in with a password. This means that Marvel films like Deadpool and Logan will be on Disney+ overseas. Hopefully this will eventually make it’s way to the U.S.
Update at 4:49PM ET
Disney says that it will release 10 Marvel Studios produced shows on Disney+ over the next few years. That’s 2 more than what’s been reported. Could one of them be the Nick Fury series?
Update at 4:43PM ET
Disney CEO Bob Chapek says he promises that this event will include announcements for both future MCU films and Disney+ shows. Also says that Disney+ now has 86.8M subscribers.
Update at 4:39PM ET
The event has begun with Disney CEO Bob Chapek coming out for introductions.
Beginning at 4:30pm ET today, I’ll be posting live updates right here on any MCU news that breaks during Disney’s Investor Day presentation. The event is expected to be 4 hours long. So we might have to wait a little bit until we get to Marvel Studio’s time during the presentation. You never know though, they could announce something big right off the bat.
For those that want to watch the event, you can do so by clicking the link below.