Yann Demange & Michael Starrbury Take Over As Director & Writer Of Marvel Studios ‘Blade’

Today, The Hollywood Reporter announced that director Yann Demange and screenwriter Michael Starrbury have taken over duties on Marvel Studio’s Blade. The film was expected to begin filming this fall. Still, it was put on hold as star Mahershala Ali was not impressed with writer Stacy Osei-Kuffour’s original screenplay and the direction director Bassam Tariq […]

Marvel Studios Reveals ‘Deadpool 3’ Release Date; Shifts ‘Blade’, ‘Fantastic 4’ and ‘Secret Wars’

Today, Marvel Studios announced several Phase 6 film release dates and shifted others. This comes off the recent news that Blade will be paused indefinitely due to the film looking for a new director and under heavy rewrites. Currently, Blade will now hit theaters on September 6th, 2024. Deadpool 3 will be slated to release […]

Marvel Studios ‘Blade’ Loses Director Bassam Tariq and Enters Rewrites

Today, The Hollywood Reporter announced that up-and-coming director Bassam Tariq has stepped away from directing the upcoming Marvel Studios vampire reboot Blade. According to the report, it was due to a scheduling conflict with his next project and the multiple false starts on production. Production has been pushed indefinitely until sometime in early 2023, while […]

Marvel Studios ‘Blade’ Casting Call Goes Out For Dane Whitman’s Ex-Girlfriend ‘Excalibur’

Following the events of Marvel Studios Eternals, Dane Whitman (played Kit Harington) confronts his family’s heirloom the Ebony Blade. Off-screen he is met by the daywalker himself Blade (voiced by Mahershala Ali) before touching the Ebony blade. While many assumed this mid-credit scene was simply to set up Blade it may go deeper than that […]