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Iron Man 1 & 2 director Jon Favreau has directed the pilot for NBC's Revolution, which postulates the fall and gradual rise again of society after all sources have energy have been eliminated. The network has released the show's first trailer.
EdGross - 5/14/2012

Examiner.com is reporting on an interview given by Chris Hemsworth in which the actor describes his character as the Huntsman in June 1st's Snow White and the Huntsman. He also addresses working with director Rupert Sanders.
EdGross - 5/14/2012

With the resounding global success of The Avengers (already managing to pull in just over $1 billion at the box office), CNN sat down with Stan Lee to get his feeling about the film's success and to talk to him about some of his other projects.
EdGross - 5/14/2012

Kevin Smith who's never met an opinion he hasn't shared, doesn't shy away from the big question of the summer: will The Avengers ultimately outgross The Dark Knight Rises? Check out this offering to get his assessment.
EdGross - 5/13/2012

As anyone who has seen The Avengers is well aware at this point, one of the tags at the end of the film features the Marvel Comics villain Thanos, which both Kevin Feige and Joss Whedon discussed during press interviews.
EdGross - 5/13/2012

In this interview with Bloomberg Television, Marvel's Kevin Feige discusses the next five films coming from Marvel, and also comments on such franchises as Spider-Man and X-Men held by other studios.
EdGross - 5/12/2012

Scarlett Johansson is stripping off her black leather for her next role as an alien in the film Under the Skin. Thanks to Ace Showbiz, we've got a first look of her in her role of Laura.
EdGross - 5/12/2012

When Chris Hemsworth attended the premiere for The Avengers, he was accompanied by his very pregnant actress wife Elsa Pataky. Now congratulations are due all around as Chris and Elsa have become proud parents.
EdGross - 5/12/2012

Tony Gilroy, who wrote the first three Bourne films and directed Michael Clayton, serves as director of Jeremy Renner's new film, this August's The Bourne Legacy. Chatting with The Playlist he previews the film.
EdGross - 5/12/2012

20th Century Fox has released a new clip from Snow White and the Huntsman in which Chris Hemsworth (the Huntsman) receives his marching orders from the Evil Queen (Charlize Theron) to kill Snow White (Kristen Stewart).
EdGross - 5/11/2012

In talking to Businessweek, Disney Chairman Robert Iger sang the praises of the company's over $4 billion purchase of Marvel, which was deemed controversial at the time. With the success of The Avengers... not so much.
EdGross - 5/11/2012

Earlier this year, Marvel changed how the world experienced digital comics with Avengers VS. X-Men #1 Infinite. This June, the Marvel ReEvolution continues with June’s Avengers VS. X-Men #6.
EdGross - 5/11/2012

Apparently plans had called for the Pentagon to provide cooperation to production of The Avengers as it had done in the past for Transformers and the original Iron Man, but apparently their collective mind was changed because The Avengers... wasn't realistic enough(?).
EdGross - 5/10/2012

Mark Ruffalo took a lot of crap from people when word got out that he would be succeeding Edward Norton in the role of the Hulk for Joss Whedon's The Avengers. Flash forward, of course, and the big green guy steals the show.
EdGross - 5/10/2012

NextMovie.com scored big time by getting Clark Gregg to host his own countdown of his favorite Coulson moments in The Avengers and the films that led up to it, also managing to work in a bit on Mr. Popper's Penguins!
EdGross - 5/10/2012

Beyond announcing that Russell Brand will be hosting The 2012 MTV Movie Awards, the network has also released the names of several presenters at the event, and so far it reads like a who's who of superhero and fantasy films.
EdGross - 5/10/2012

The world is going Avengers crazy with the nearly $1 billion (so far) grossing feature film. Now Ubisoft has announced plans for a new video game that will be based on the Secret Invasion Marvel Comics event.
EdGross - 5/10/2012

Iron Man fan extraordinaire Anthony Le is back with his newly-created suit of armor. Check out this video to get a look at everything he's rigged this thing with — it's all quite impressive.
EdGross - 5/10/2012

Screw Attack is pitting Marvel VS Mortal Kombat! Who is the ultimate god of thunder? The mightiest Asgardian battles Earthrealm's cunning defender! Who will win? Who will die? Check out the analysis of Thor and Raiden.
EdGross - 5/10/2012

One thing The Avengers proved was how well Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye and Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow played off of each other. Now the actors are considering hitting the Broadway stage together, according to a report by Oh Know They Didn't.
EdGross - 5/10/2012