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Aug 29, 2021

The Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Lauren, Consultant Chris and Producer of the show Director SP discuss the Disney+ What If…? season one episode “What If The World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?” The Team debriefs you on National Dog Day, what the What If moment really was in the episode, the difference of three stories combined into one, a voice acting rundown, the epic Coulson password (#SteveSteveSteveIHeartSteve0704), what Hank meant by honoring Hope, the fun Nick Fury cosplay at the end of the episode, how this episode could be tied into other What If episodes, Lavender Thor (enough said) and how Ruffalo finally got to act in some 2008 Incredible Hulk scenes. Stay tuned after the credits for a few minutes of Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. bonus audio.

THIS TIME ON LEGENDS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.:

What If The World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?
From the Disney+ Marvel series What If (S1E3)
Weekly Marvel News
Some Marvel Cinematic Universe Deadpool 3, Phase 4 tie ins, Black Panther and Black Widow updates
The First Trailer from Spider-Man: No Way Home
And a few Disney+ Marvel series updates including What If, Loki and Armor Wars to boot as well
Your Feedback

WHAT IF…? “WHAT IF THE WORLD LOST ITS MIGHTIEST HEROES?” [6:28]

S1E3 “What If the World Lost Its Mightiest Heroes?”

“What If the World Lost Its mightiest Heroes?” premiered on Disney+ on Wednesday August 25th, 2021.

Directed By: Bryan Andrews
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1635535/?ref_=ttfc_fc_dr1
3 directing credits starting 1999
3x Men In Black: The Series
5x Jackie Chan Adventures
1x What If
Also a Storyboard Artist with 41 credit
And a Writer with 9 total credits

Head Writer: A.C. Bradley (Creator and Showrunner)
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5642271/?ref_=tt_cl_wr_1
5 writing credits starting 2005
1x Arrow
28x Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia
38x 3Below: Tales of Arcadia

Writer/Story Editor: Mathew Chauncy
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm10508309/?ref_=ttfc_fc_wr3#writer
2 Writer Credits starting in 2018
16x 3Below: Tales Of Arcadia
9x What If…? (Including writing credit for this episode)

Showrunner: A.C. Bradley

Jeffrey Wright                     ... The Watcher (voice) 9 episodes
Westworld
The Hunger Games
Casino Royale
Quantum Of Solace
Samuel L. Jackson                         ...         Nick Fury (voice)
Pulp Fiction
Coming To America
Jurassic Park
Die Hard with a Vengeance
Long Kiss Goodnight
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
The Incredibles
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Snakes on a Plane
Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Michael Douglas             ...         Hank Pym / Yellow Jacket
The China Syndrome
Romancing the Stone
Fatal Attraction
Wall Street
Basic Instinct
The American President
Lake Bell                                     ...         Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow
No Strings Attached
It’s Complicated
Harley Quinn (TV Series) Poison Ivy
The Secret Life of Pets 2
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Vanesssa Fisk)
Mick Wingert                                     ...         Tony Stark / Iron Man
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (TV Series)
Kung Fu Panda 3
Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Kung Fu Panda (TV Series)
Voltron: Legendary Defender (TV Series)
Attack on Titan (TV Series)
Kung Fu Panda: The Paws of Destiny (TV Series)
Clark Gregg                                     ...         Agent Phil Coulson 
Clear and Present Danger
The Usual Suspects
I. Artificial Intelligence
We Were Soldiers
Spartan
The West Wing (TV Series)
The New Adventures of Old Christine (TV Series)
Frank Grillo                                     ...         Brock Rumlow 
Minority Report
Blind Justice (TV Series)
Prison Break (TV Series)
Zero Dark Thirty
Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard
Jeremy Renner                         ...         Clint Barton / Hawkeye (voice)
28 Weeks Later
The Hurt Locker
Stephanie Panisello                         ...         Betty Ross 
Altered Carbon: Resleeved
Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness (TV Series)
Mark Ruffalo                                     ...         Bruce Banner / Hulk
Windtalkers
13 Going on 30
Rumor Has It…
Date Night
Now You See Me
Now You See Me 2
Tom Hiddleston                         ...         Loki
War Horse
Midnight in Paris
The Deep Blue Sea
Michael Patrick McGill             ...         General Ross 
Dark Skies
Jaimie Alexander                         ...         Lady Sif
Blindspot (TV Series)
Alexandra Daniels                         ...         Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel 
Mothers and Daughters

NEWS [36:16]

TOP NEWS STORY OF THE WEEK

Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is scheduled to premiere on September 3rd, 2021.

Eternals is scheduled to premiere on November 5th, 2021. 

Hawkeye is scheduled to premiere on November 24th, 2021. There will be 6 episodes … I think. 

Ms Marvel is supposed to premiere late in 2021 on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

Spider-Man: No Way Home is scheduled to premiere on December 17th, 2021.

Moon Knight is supposed to premiere late in 2022 on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

She-Hulk is supposed to premiere late in 2022 on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (Mar 25th 2022?)

Secret Invasion is in development for release on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

Ironheart is in development for release on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

Thor: Love and Thunder (May 6th, 2022)

Armor Wars  is in development for release on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

I Am Groot is in development for release on Disney+ but no date has been announced. I’ve heard this will be a holiday special.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (July 8th, 2022)

Echo is in development for release on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

An untitled Wakanda series is in development for release on Disney+ but no date has been announced. 

The Marvels (November 11th, 2022)

Also, we know there will be a Loki season two at some point.

Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania (February 17th, 2023)

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (May 5th, 2023)

Fantastic Four  (???)

MCU – MARVEL STUDIOS

Deadpool 3 Is on Marvel's Super-Secret Slate, Says Kevin Feige
https://www.cbr.com/deadpool-3-marvel-secret-release-window-kevin-feige/

Marvel President Kevin Feige confirmed that Deadpool 3 has a spot on the Marvel Cinematic Universe release schedule -- but he's not ready to reveal it.

Feige teased Deadpool 3's impending release during an episode of Comicbook.com's Phase Zero podcast when asked if Marvel had an internal release window for the film. "We do," he said. "And the script is in the works and Ryan [Reynolds] is working very hard on it with our writers as we speak."

Letitia Wright injured doing Black Panther stunt
https://variety.com/2021/film/news/letitia-wright-hospitalized-black-panther-wakanda-forever-1235049077/
“Letitia Wright sustained minor injuries today while filming a stunt for ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.’ She is currently receiving care in a local hospital and is expected to be released soon,” a spokesperson for Marvel said in a statement to Variety.

Marvel's What If Season 2 Confirmed To Include Phase 4 Movies
https://screenrant.com/marvel-what-if-season-2-phase-4-movies/
In a Screen Rant exclusive interview from the Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings press junket, Kevin Feige talked about season 2 of What If…?. In particular, he was asked how Phase 4 and the exploration of the multiverse will tie into What If….? Read what he had to say below:
“That’s the fun thing about having the What If…? series now; we can explore questions just like that,” said Feige. “And I will say, just as season 1 is tapping into films and storylines from the MCU that you’ve seen up to this point, season 2 will definitely incorporate movies from Phase 4.”

Scarlett Johansson Slams “Misogynistic” Disney Response As Mouse House Tries To Move ‘Black Widow’ Suit Behind Closed Doors – Update
https://deadline.com/2021/08/scalett-johansson-disney-lawsuit-black-widow-response-arbitration-1234819262/

Disney insists Marvel’s contract with Johansson provides for arbitration exactly in the event of a dispute like this one that erupted on July 29

MCU – Non-MARVEL STUDIOS

Spider-Man: No Way home Trailer
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rt-2cxAiPJk

DISNEY+

Marvel Studios’ ‘What If…?’: Jeffrey Wright Talks Voicing Marvel’s Most ‘Passionate Fan’ with The Watcher
https://www.marvel.com/articles/tv-shows/what-if-jeffrey-wright-the-watcher
“The character's an interesting one,” he explains. “He's got these strange powers that we've never really witnessed before. He has access to these worlds, and he has a type of vision that is pretty much singular to him. There was a lot of stuff to be excited about, and to play with, and to try to figure out. The Watcher is introduced on the cover of 1963’s FANTASTIC FOUR as the most dramatic being in all of the universe. If you get asked as an actor to play something like that, you kind of take interest! It's all about that drama. He's born into the Marvel Universe in an interesting way, popping out on the moon there with the Fantastic Four. I wanted to find out who he was so that I could figure out, how might he sound for the first time, hearing him?”

Kevin Feige Gives Update on ‘Loki’ Season 2, Says Director Search Will Begin Shortly
https://collider.com/loki-season-2-update-filming-when-kevin-feige-interview/
Collider’s Steve Weintraub spoke with Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige during the press day for Marvel’s new film Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, he asked Feige for an update on Loki Season 2. The Marvel executive was characteristically tight-lipped, but did confirm development is underway and the hope is to retain much of the same team that made Season 1 of the series:
“It is underway. We’re developing it as we speak. The hope is that much of the same team will return. Kate is going on to bigger and better things, so the director search will begin shortly.”
As for when Loki Season 2 might start filming, Feige promised he’s “not being evasive” but said he’s “not sure exactly where it falls between next year and the year after.” So production could begin as soon as 2022, or it might not go before cameras until 2023, which means an even longer wait until it’s on Disney+.
Loki was not originally planned as an ongoing series, but the decision to make a second season was made during production, which led to some tweaks to the final episode. After the finale of Loki aired, reports surfaced that Hiddleston will be seen as Loki in the feature film Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. So it’s possible that whatever Loki Season 2 is is tied to how the multiverse unfurls across the next few Marvel movies. Shang-Chi and Eternals both appear to be fairly disconnected from the multiverse idea, but Spider-Man: No Way Home and the aforementioned Doctor Strange sequel both reportedly deal with the arrival of the multiverse pretty heavily.

Marvel’s ‘Armor Wars’ Starring Don Cheadle Taps Yassir Lester As Head Writer Of Disney+ Series
https://deadline.com/2021/08/marvels-armory-war-yassir-lester-1234818795/
Sources say Yassir Lester has been brought on to pen Armor Wars starring Don Cheadle, who will reprise his role of James Rhodes aka War Machine. Plot details are vague other then the question being raised, what would happen if Tony Starks technology fell into the wrong hands?

FEEDBACK [56:44]

Twitter

Dr. Gnome to you
@MrParacletes
Aug 23
@LegendsofSHIELD
Hey, happy #WandavisionDay? Or Wandavision Heart Day? Or the We Emotionally Rip Our Heart out of Our Chest Day? What do we call it?

Frm LoS 360 (WandVision Ep1&2August 23
Michelle’s guess: 23 MCU films starting in 2008 (August is the 8th month)

Greta the Cat’s BFF
@adanagirl
17h
Going to bed tonight smelling like rotting Thor. #WhatIfMarvel #WhatIf #Coulson 
@LegendsofSHIELD

OUTRO [60:28]

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