Marvel’s ‘WandaVision’ Adds Kat Dennings, Randall Park and Kathryn Hahn

Kathryn Hahn has joined the cast of Marvel’s Disney+ series WandaVision, which will also see Kat Dennings and Randall Park reprise their respective MCU roles as the scientist Darcy from Thor and government agent Jimmy Woo from Ant-Man and the Wasp. Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany are set to return as Wanda and Vision, the latter of whom died in Avengers: Infinity War and did not come back for Avengers: Endgame. WandaVision is described as a cross between a typical MCU epic and a sitcom, which explains why Hahn has been cast as Wanda’s nosy neighbor. Elsewhere, …

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Author: Jeff Sneider

Marvel Sets ‘Moon Knight’ and ‘She-Hulk’ Series on Disney+

Marvel Studios did not mess around when it came to their San Diego Comic-Con announcements this year, so you better believe they’re bringing just as much to the stage at the Disney-centric convention D23. During a jam-packed presentation, MCU chief Kevin Feige revealed that Moon Knight and She-Hulk are both getting their own series on the upcoming Disney streaming service. No further casting or creative details were revealed at the time, but Feige teased the She-Hulk series, saying “Bruce Banner is no longer the only Hulk in the MCU” and teed up the new …

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Author: Haleigh Foutch

D23 Expo 2019: 5 Highlights from the Music and Sounds of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Panel

A heartfelt message from legendary composer John Williams, the familiar growl of a frustrated Wookiee losing a game of holochess, and a live performance of one of the galactic hits currently spinning inside Oga’s Cantina. On Friday, fans at D23 Expo were invited to pull back the curtain on the soundscape and soundtrack that helps make Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, now open inside Disneyland Resort and opening August 29 at Walt Disney World Resort, a wholly immersive experience.

From sound effects that make you feel like a ship is about to take off from Black Spire Outpost, to the ambient sounds of a humble Wookiee apartment (where one of the residents sings in the shower) located just above the bustling marketplace, not to mention the newly composed score Williams crafted for the attraction, the sounds of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge contribute to making it a vibrant oasis in a galaxy far, far away. “Music and sound are essential ingredients in telling those stories,” said panel host Matt Walker, the vice president of Walt Disney Imagineering Music Studio. “Music and sound transcend language and borders.” Continue reading