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‘The Boys’: How is Ryan Butcher from the Prime Video Series Different From the Comics?

The Boys Season 3 finale clearly hinted to a shift in the show’s direction, with Ryan Butcher (Cameron Crovetti) displaying a darker side when attending a

The Boys Season 3 finale clearly hinted to a shift in the show’s direction, with Ryan Butcher (Cameron Crovetti) displaying a darker side when attending a demonstration with his father, Homelander, as he chuckles at his crazy father’s annihilation of a protester. This narrative will undoubtedly continue in the fourth season, since recent news confirms Crovetti’s promotion to series regular. However, things were quite different for the character in the Dynamite comic book series, and we may not have seen Crovetti on our screens if the program had stuck loyal to its original material.

We’ve followed Crovetti’s character on his journey throughout the Prime Video series. The first mention of the naturally born supe was when we were informed he died after delivery with Becca (Shantel VanSanten), but it is soon discovered that the two were being kept concealed by Vought in a secret location. When we meet Ryan, he is a nice innocent youngster who is being shielded from the evil world of Vought by Becca, who has done all she can to provide him a good upbringing. However, things quickly go wrong for the family when Homelander (Antony Starr), Ryan’s father, learns of their whereabouts and gets eager to spend time with him. This sends Ryan down a long and winding road of instability, with Stormfront (Aya Cash) playing stepmother and a stint living with Grace Mallory ( Laila Robins ). Ryan’s adventure eventually puts him back into Homelander’s custody, and it is his influence that has afforded this insight into a darker side of Ryan.

'The Boys': How is the Prime Video Series' Ryan Butcher Different From the Comics?

The series has successfully shown how Ryan’s young mind is molded by people around him, highlighting the power of nurture over nature. This specific plot was not explored in depth in the comics. In truth, this wasn’t even a long-running storyline. To summarize the Dynamite version of events, Becca’s nameless boy died shortly after birth, along with his devastated mother, which corresponds to the original account of events from the Prime episode. However, the scenario was drastically different in the comics.

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It’s no secret that the program has been inventive in bringing the comics to life, with several characters having drastically altered perspectives. The emergence of Black Noir was one such significant development. Noir, portrayed onscreen by Nathan Mitchell, was initially a clone of Homelander, with a more malevolent demeanor. This is essential because, according to the media, Becca’s kid was not Homelander’s, but rather Black Noir’s, conceived via rape while he was dressed as Homelander. The story was narrated to us in a similar manner, except that it was Homelander himself who perpetrated the crime, for the clone version of Noir does not exist in this realm.

'The Boys': How is the Prime Video Series' Ryan Butcher Different From the Comics?

So, what happened next to Ryan in the comics? Although he didn’t have much time on the pages, he made his presence felt. The superpowered infant focused his attention on Billy Butcher after savagely tearing his way out of the womb ( Karl Urban ). Sure, a baby menacing someone as powerful and bold as Butcher doesn’t seem that frightening, but this was no ordinary infant. The youngster emerged as a fully developed person, fangs and all, and launched ferocious lasers from his eyes at Butcher. Finally, the “infant” couldn’t stand up to Butcher, who viciously beat his skull in with a table lamp. Ouch. When The Boys find Vought’s experimental lab where the supes are being developed, there is a hint to this version of events. While examining the lab, Butcher finds discovers a super baby, who quickly shoots lasers from his eyes, exactly like Noir’s offspring in the comics. It was a lovely nod that comic book enthusiasts will enjoy, demonstrating how the series does not wish to reject its source.

It’ll be interesting to watch how the series develops Ryan in the future season, given a completely clean slate to work with. Crovetti has excelled in the part since taking over from Parker Corno in Season 2, and he is well-deserving of his elevation to series regular, a position that will enable us to witness a lot of character growth.

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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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