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Emma Roberts Has Been Cast In Sony’s Spider-Man Universe

When Madame Web hits cinemas, Sony’s Marvel Universe will take a new route. The plot of the next film is believed to concentrate around the Web of Life and Destiny, a three-dimensional construct that serves as a representation of Marvel’s entire Multiverse. While the premise of the film is yet unknown, Madame Web’s profound links to the Web of Life may imply that this may be addressed.

Madame Web is helmed by experienced television filmmaker S.J. Clarkson (Jessica Jones, Bates Motel), and the ensemble is already superb. Dakota Johnson has been cast as the lead, with Sydney Sweeney (Euphoria), Isabel Merced (Dora and the Lost City of Gold), and Celeste O’Connor joining her (Ghostbusters: Afterlife).

A fresh casting update for the Spider-Man spin-off has surfaced as production for the film is well underway.

Emma Roberts Joins the Marvel Universe at Sony

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Emma Roberts has joined the ensemble cast of Sony Pictures’ Madame Web in an unspecified role, according to Deadline. Dakota Johnson, Sydney Sweeney, Celeste O’Connor, and Isabel Merced join the cast.

Madame Web is Roberts’ debut appearance in a Marvel film.

American Horror Story, Scream Queens, Nerve, and We’re The Millers are among Roberts’ past roles.

Emma Roberts will portray which Marvel character in Madame Web?


Emma Roberts has a long history of memorable performances, and it seems that her newest Marvel project will be added to her strong portfolio. Although Roberts’ involvement in the film is yet unknown, Madame Web’s purported narrative may offer fans an indication of which character the actress may portray.

The Spider-Man spin-off, as previously reported by Variety, is a “origin narrative” for the eponymous character, with Madame Web described as an old lady with a chronic autoimmune illness that forces her to link to a life support system like a spider web. In Marvel Comics, after her death, the older Madame Web bequeathed her talents to Julia Carpenter, a version of Spider-Woman.

Given that Madame Web is an origin narrative, it’s probable that Dakota Johnson will portray Charlotte Web, a.k.a. the eponymous figure, with her abilities transferred to Sydney Sweeney’s Julia Carpenter. Jessica Drew, a.k.a. Spider-Woman, was also a part of the character’s narrative in the comics, and this might be the role that Roberts plays in the film.

In the comics, Isabel Merced plays Madame Web’s granddaughter, Charlotte Witter, a villain who bangs heads with the Spider-Women. Of course, the positions may be flipped, but all indications point to Madame Web focusing on the eponymous hero’s narrative with the many Spider-Women.

Madame Web will be released in cinemas on July 7, 2023.

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Marvel studios wanted Tiger Shorff to play SpiderMan

Tiger Shroff, an actor, claimed that when he applied for the Spider-Man part, he pitched Marvel with the idea that they could save a lot of money on the visual effects because he could perform many of the stunts themselves in front of the camera. He also stated that he aspires to be a global superstar like Jackie Chan and Bruce Lee because there hasn’t been one in a long time, especially in the action field.

The actor discussed his desire to work in Hollywood during an interview with Connect FM Canada, adding that he had had some promising chats about it. He claimed to have had the privilege of meeting several illustrious locals, and they all seemed to be pretty interested in what he does. There hasn’t been a crossover action hero since Jackie Chan.

Tiger Shorff had previously mentioned going to Hollywood auditions for projects, but during this conversation he revealed for the first time that one of those projects was Spider-Man. He claimed that after sending them his audition tapes for Spider-Man, they were incredibly impressed. The actor from Student of the Year 2 pitched them on how he could have performed many of the stunts personally, just like Spider-Man, saving them a lot of money on the visual effects. I came very, very close to taking part in that.

The actor’s subsequent film appearance will be in Ganapath.

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Will Aldrich Killian from Iron Man 3 Return to the MCU? Do you remember him?

Guy Pearce, who plays Aldrich Killian in Iron Man 3, affirms that he hasn’t given up hope that the character will return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Killian Aldrich’s return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe is still a possibility, according to Iron Man 3 actor Guy Pearce.

Pearce talked about the future of his evil character in an interview with ComicBook.com. He responded:

“I can’t say. “I’m still waiting for Marvel to respond to my email. I’ll let you know even though it’s been a while. Actually, I haven’t [heard from the studio], so no. In light of what happened to Aldrich Killian at the end of Iron Man 3, I’ve probably just written the notion off, but in those universes, pretty much anything is possible, and yet I haven’t heard from anyone at Marvel. In light of this, I’m not sure if it’s in the works, but who knows.”

Despite Killian’s apparent demise in the pivotal battle of Iron Man 3, the Australian actor has often expressed interest in making a comeback in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Pearce has made it plain that he does not believe that Killian’s severe wounds from that movie are sufficient to render him permanently disabled, citing the creator of A.I.M.’s extraordinary regeneration talents as evidence that he may have lived. The future plans for Killian have not yet been made public by Marvel Studios, and Pearce is not currently involved in any MCU projects.

A Favorite Character of Fans Was Nearly Killed Off in Iron Man 3.

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Although the only significant character to pass away in Iron Man 3 was Aldrich Killian, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige has previously stated that this wasn’t always the case. Feige revealed that until actor Jon Favreau successfully lobbied for him to be spared, Tony Stark’s loyal head of security Happy Hogan was also expected to leave the franchise. At that moment, Favreau added, “It’s true, it’s true.” “They made accommodations, and I’m thrilled to have been a part of this and to have been there alongside [Spider-Man actor] Tom Holland from the start,” she said.

Iron Man 3 still had a lot of surprises for viewers, even without Happy’s death sequence. A notable story point that Feige continues to support is the movie’s introduction of a false version of the legendary Marvel villain The Mandarin. He said, “[Iron Man 3 director] Shane Black came up with this hilarious twist that we enjoy to this day, and [Mandarin] turned out to be Trevor Slattery in his film and his script that he co-wrote.” “Just because that version wasn’t true doesn’t mean the Ten Rings organization doesn’t have a leader, and we first meet that leader in Shang-Chi.”

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Doctor Strange 2 : Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Deleted Fight Scene – FanArt

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness stunned fans straight away by revealing that the Scarlet Witch will be the film’s principal adversary. This res

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness stunned fans straight away by revealing that the Scarlet Witch will be the film’s principal adversary. This resulted in some really fantastic battle sequences between the MCU’s two most powerful magic-wielders, but there’s been a lot of talk about more of it appearing in deleted scenes.

The majority of that attention has been focused on the sequel’s abandoned opening scene, in which Wanda Maximoff would have killed Earth-616’s Baron Mordo. She would have decapitated him and gave Strange the severed head when they first met at the farm, leaving little mistake about who Strange would face during Doctor Strange 2.

Over the last several months, concept art has also hinted more deleted sequences, including a flashback to Strange losing his sister at the lake and a tease showing the wicked Nightmare in action. Fans can now see more deleted Scarlet Witch action, which would have pitted her against Strange once again early in the Multiversal sequel.

Doctor Strange 2’s Deleted Scarlet Witch Battle Illustrator David Allcock released a collection of storyboard drawings including a previously uncovered deleted sequence from Marvel Studios’ Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness through Twitter user @itsjustanx. This scenario would have pitted Doctor Strange against the Scarlet Witch as Strange and America Chavez jumped across the Multiverse after leaving Kamar-Taj.

Strange uses his magic to free Chavez from the Scarlet Witch’s grasp while Chavez opens one of her star portals.

New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

The scene when Chavez falls through with the blue light from her portal around her in-frame seems very similar to what appeared in the final cut of the film.

New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

It would have had the Scarlet Witch really pursue Strange and Chavez into the star gate, employing images similar to those seen before when the villain was pushing through mirrors.

New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

Along with Wanda pursuing the heroic team, they would have encountered other demons while traversing the Multiverse. There was even a chance they’d run across one of the more sinister Strange Variants, akin to how Earth-616’s good doctor confronted Sinister Strange at the conclusion of the narrative.

New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

As the Scarlet Witch pursued Strange and Chavez, she would release more of her actual power, which she had garnered while delving into the pages of the Darkhold.

New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

In her chase, the villain would have seized Chavez by the wrist, however it’s uncertain whether the action would have progressed as it did in the final edit of Doctor Strange 2.

New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

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New Doctor Strange 2 Art Reveals Deleted Scarlet Witch vs. Strange Fight

With Doctor Strange 2 clocking in at little over two hours, it’s hardly unexpected that so many deleted scenes and concept art have been published now that the film has come and gone. This sequence would have certainly added a couple of minutes to the running length, although it’s unclear whether it would have come with the universe-jumping scene or taken its place entirely.

Furthermore, given Marvel’s vast history, this deleted battle has some resemblance to another sequence seen by fans in 2017’s Thor: Ragnarok, which starred Thor, Loki, and Hela. This three got into a similar brawl when Loki summoned the Bifrost to transport him and Thor to Asgard, prompting Hela to leap in and fling them over the rainbow bridge into the uncharted realms of space.

In the end, it looks that this confrontation between Doctor Strange and the Scarlet Witch was never even pre-visualized, since this is the first time fans have seen this scene shown in public. While it would have undoubtedly provided another fantastic combat scene to the already packed film, leaving it out maintained some of the emphasis on Strange and America as they began their first journey across the Multiverse.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is now available to watch on Disney+.

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