Marvel Studios

  • Would love to play the bad guy: Chris Evans April 3, 2014

    Reuters: With a suit of stars and stripes, and a loyal Marvel fan base behind him, actor Chris Evans once again brandishes the shield of superhero Captain America in a new film. In real life, the actor finds himself at odds with the demands of fame. Walt Disney Co's Marvel Studios...
  • Chris Evans ready to give up acting for directing movies March 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Captain America' fame actor Chris Evans has hinted that he is ready to give up acting for directing. The actor makes his directorial debut with upcoming movie '1:30 Train'. When asked when he plans to hang up his 'Captain America' shield, he said: "That's a good question. We can do...
  • Actor Paul Rudd to star as 'AntMan,' Marvel action hero December 20, 2013

    Disneyowned Marvel Studios said on Thursday it has cast 'Anchorman 2' and 'This is 40' actor Paul Rudd to play the lead role in 'AntMan,' the next hero in its stable of comic book characters to go to the big screen. Marvel said the choice of Rudd, 44, reflected the studio's...
  • Iron Man is like James Bond, Batman: Marvel Studios head January 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige has compared Iron Man to James Bond and Batman saying there are many more stories to tell about Tony Stark in the film. Feige praised actor Robert Downey Jr, adding that upcoming film 'Iron Man 3' was heavily influenced by the events of...
  • 'SpiderMan' weekend sales in US, Canada: $65 mn July 9, 2012

    Los Angeles: The new SpiderMan climbed to the top of movie box office charts with weekend sales of $65 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales, a smashing debut for the reinvented franchise about a webslinging superhero. The Amazing SpiderMan, starring Andrew Garfield in the role played by Tobey Maguire in...
  • Rebooting 'SpiderMan', in a flash June 28, 2012

    New York: On a weekend in January of 2010, Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios pivoted faster than even SpiderMan would dare. A fourth installment of the hugely popular SpiderMan franchise was planned, with director Sam Raimi and star Tobey Maguire returning to their trilogy of films that had earned more than...
  • 'AntMan' is Marvel Studios' next animated film May 21, 2012

    Los Angeles: 'AntMan' movie project has been given a go ahead by Marvel Studios following the massive success of 'The Avengers'. Details about the longawaited movie are still scarce for now, but it has been said that Marvel president Kevin Feige is eager to move forward with the project, reported...