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Marvel Names Kevin Feige as its Chief Creative Officer

Marvel Names Kevin Feige as its Chief Creative Officer

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige is gaining more responsibilities. — Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has been named Marvel’s Chief Creative Officer. The move will put the overall creative direction under Feige. Marvel TV and Marvel Family Entertainment, which produces animation, will move under the Marvel Studios banner. Feige will also oversee publishing. Which could have major effects on Marvel Comics.

Director Deborah Chow and Writer Hossein Amini Join Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi Series

Director Deborah Chow and Writer Hossein Amini Join Disney+ Obi-Wan Kenobi Series

The Obi-Wan Kenobi series for Disney+ has found its director and writer. Although it is unclear if Deborah Chow will direct the whole series. — Deborah Chow directed a couple of episodes of The Mandalorian for Disney+. The Obi-Wan Kenobi series will feature the return of Ewan McGregor in the iconic role. The series is expected to be between six to eight episodes. Deborah Chow will be at least directing some of it.

Disney CEO Bob Iger Departs Apple's Board of Directors

Disney CEO Bob Iger Departs Apple's Board of Directors

Bob Iger has resigned from the Apple board as the company shifts into becoming a player in Hollywood. — Iger's resignation is coming just a couple of months before both companies launch their own streaming services. Iger actually resigned on September 10 according to an SEC filing. That was the same day Apple announced the launch date and price for AppleTV Plus. Apple TV Plus will launch on November 1 and cost $5 a month.

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker': New Details on Keri Russell's Character, Princess Leia, and New Poster

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker': New Details on Keri Russell's Character, Princess Leia, and New Poster

Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy and director JJ Abrams have shared more on the final episode of the Skywalker Saga. — The entire cast of The Rise of Skywalker was on stage except for Adam Driver. It was revealed during the presentation that Keri Russell's character will be a friend of Poe Dameron. Her character is being described as "cool and shady" and "a criminal and an old friend of Poe."

Gemma Chan and Kit Harrington join Marvel's 'Eternals'

Gemma Chan and Kit Harrington join Marvel's 'Eternals'

Gemma Chan will play Sersi. Kit Harrington will be playing Dane Whitman also known as Black Knight. Marvel is rounding out The Eternals cast. — On top of Gemma Chan and Kit Harrington joining the cast of The Eternals. The rest of the cast includes Richard Madden as Ikaris, Kumail Nanjiani as Kingo, Lauren Ridloff as Makkari, Brian Tyree Henry as Phastos, Salma Hayek as Ajak, Lia McHugh as Sprite, Don Lee as Gilgamesh, and Angelina Jolie as Thena. Barry Keoghan will also play Druig, who is a villain. Druig is part of the plans for the Eternals franchise.

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