We hope that everyone who celebrated Mother’s Day had a wonderful day! In their honor we start this week’s news with some stories about remarkable women.
The Internet was abuzz this week do to two big rumors/announcements regarding Robert Downey, Jr. and rumors surrounding casting of Doctor Strange. RDJ announced he would make a fourth Iron Man. It is also speculated that he will join the cast of Captain America 3 in what would be the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s “Civil War” story line. Marvel films have captivated the film going audience now for a few years running, so it is no surprise they want to expand and make more movies. Doctor Strange has been on the MCU Phase 3 list and was officially announced last year when they started looking for directors. Read More Five Marvel Characters Who Should Get Their Own Film
Marvel announced Tuesday on The View (of all places) that in an upcoming comic series, Thor will be deemed unworthy of Mjolnir (or “mewmew” for any Kat Dennings fans out there), and the power will instead be bestowed on a previously unknown female earthling. The story will launch sometime in October with series writer Jason Aaron still at the helm. Read More Three Cheers for Marvel: Thor Is Now a Woman