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Marvel man Jon Favreau to direct 'Star Wars' series

Mar 09, 2018 - 11:20 AM

'Jon brings the perfect mix of producing and writing talent, combined with a fluency in the 'Star Wars' universe,' says Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy in a statement

'STAR WARS' SERIES. In this file photo taken on June 28, 2017, Jon Favreau attends the world premiere of 'Spider-man: Homecoming' in Hollywood, California. File photo by Valerie Macon/AFP

WATCH: Marvel Studios gathers its heroes together in one epic photo shoot

Feb 09, 2018 - 2:16 PM

The Marvel Universe celebrates 10 years of action-packed awesomeness

Beyonce joins Disney's live-action 'The Lion King'

Nov 02, 2017 - 9:03 AM

The 36-year-old pop megastar confirms the long-rumored role in a Facebook post that showed headshots of the voice cast

File photo/Shutterstock

Disney confirms 'Lion King' live-action remake

Sep 29, 2016 - 12:58 AM

Jon Favreau who directed the live action remake of The Jungle Book is set to direct The Lion King too

'THE LION KING.' The Disney classic is getting a live-action version. Screengrab from Facebook/The Lion King

Dustin Hoffman treated for cancer

Aug 07, 2013 - 1:58 PM

Two time Oscar winning actor now surgically cured says spokeswoman

HE'S FINE. 'Dustin is feeing great and is in good health,' says spokeswoman

Superman vs Iron Man: From comics to film

Apr 27, 2013 - 8:45 AM

Supes and Shell head face off in American summer movies Who do you think will fare better?

HEROES WITH FLAWS. Marvel's superheroes battle demons not just outside of them but also within. Screen shot from Carljoe Javier's Comixology collection

Tony Stark outside the armor in 'Iron Man 3'

Apr 27, 2013 - 7:44 AM

Here is Rappler s review of the latest Iron Man installment

NEW THREATS. Robert Downey Jr and Gwyneth Paltrow return with Don Cheadle to face new enemies. All images from the 'Iron Man 3' Facebook page

Tony Stark strikes back in ‘Iron Man 3’

Mar 25, 2013 - 11:43 AM

In Iron Man 3 Tony Stark loses all his money and toys and must find his way back to being a super hero using only his instincts and ingenuity

NEW VILLAINS, NEW QUESTIONS. Tony Stark faces life after events in 'The Avengers' movie. Photo from the 'Iron Man 3' Facebook page