Destin Daniel Cretton to Direct Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Destin Daniel Cretton is set to direct Marvel Studios’ Shang-Chi. Cretton is best known for his 2013 film, Short Term 12, and 2017’s The Glass Castle.
For those who are not aware, the character is a Martial Artist of an Asian-American descent. He was created by Steve Engleheart and Jim Starlin. The character made his debut in Special Marvel Edition #15, which was released in December, 1973. He later rebelled against his father when he became a hero. The character recently appeared as a member of the Avengers during the Marvel Now! event in 2012.
As reported earlier, Dave Callaham is set to write the screenplay for the film.
Other confirmed staff include:
- Kevin Feige: Producer
- Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz: Executive Producers
No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.S
Robert Pattinson in Talks to Play Batman in Matt Reeve’s “Batman” Film
Variety has reported that Robert Pattinson (Twilight) is in talks to play Batman in Matt Reeve’s upcoming film based on theRead More
Deathstroke’ Animated Series Announced for CW Seed
Deadline has reported that an animated series based on Deathstroke is currently in the works for CW Seed. TheRead More