* THOR STILLS: Marvel Studios has released five new images from Thor: The Dark World.

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* HAPPY ANNIVERSARY: DC Comics has unveiled a new logo for Superman’s 75th anniversary. Click on the thumbnail for a larger image.

 

* CLOSE CLOSE? According to Deadline, Marvel Studios is “setting Glenn Close to a major role” in its Guardians of the Galaxy movie. The report indicates Close would play a leader in the Nova Corps.             


MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. DETAILS, IMAGES

ABC has released imagery, details and a trailer for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., which will air Tuesdays at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) on ABC beginning this fall.        

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Here’s how the show is described:      

“Clark Gregg reprises his role of Agent Phil Coulson from Marvel’s feature films, as he assembles a small, highly select group of Agents from the worldwide law-enforcement organization known as S.H.I.E.L.D. Together they investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the extraordinary. Coulson’s team consists of Agent Grant Ward (Brett Dalton), highly trained in combat and espionage; Agent Melinda May (Ming-Na Wen), expert pilot and martial artist; Agent Leo Fitz (Iain De Caestecker), brilliant engineer; and Agent Jemma Simmons (Elizabeth Henstridge), genius bio-chemist. Joining them on their journey into mystery is new recruit and computer hacker Skye (Chloe Bennet). 

“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” Marvel’s first television series, is from executive producers Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen, who co-wrote the pilot. Jeffrey Bell  and Jeph Loeb also serve as executive producers. Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is produced by ABC Studios and Marvel Television.”  

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“So when you spot violence, or bigotry,

or intolerance or fear or just garden-variety

misogyny, hatred or ignorance

just look it in the eye and think, the good

outnumber you, and

we always will. ‘ ”

-Patton Oswalt. In response

to the Boston Marathon bombing.

* QUICK CASTING:

Bryan Singer, director of X-Men: Days of Future past, has tweeted that Evan Peter has joined the cast as a young Quicksilver. The character will also reportedly appear in The Avengers 2.

Hugh Jackman holds the record for playing the same superhero character of Wolverine over seven X-Men films; including The Wolverine.