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Aug 22, 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 T’Challa Became Star-Lord?” The Team debriefs you on National Aviation Day, T’Challa’s true superpower, an in depth review of the voice acting cast and their performance, the Marvel pre-roll in Loki Episode 6 versus the What If series, when all the feels hit the agents with Chadwick Boseman while watching the episode, the new name for Star-Lord’s ship, how Yondu still lied to Star-Lord, the mistake to grab T’Challa versus Peter Quill, Star-Lord’s new Cha-Cha name, and how this episode was different from the last as the Guardians Of The Galaxy storyline was not followed beat for beat. Stay tuned after the credits for a few minutes of Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. bonus audio.




  • What If…? S01E02 “What If T’Challa Became Star-Lord?”
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  • “What If T’Challa Became Star-Lord?” premiered on Disney+ on Wednesday August 18th, 2021.


S1E2 “What If T’Challa Became Star-Lord?”


Directed By: Bryan Andrews

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) 

5 writing credits starting 2005

1x Arrow

28x Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia

38x 3Below: Tales of Arcadia


Writer/Story Editor: Mathew Chauncy

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
  • Chadwick Boseman ...         Black Panther (4 episodes)
    • Lincoln Heights
    • 42
    • Marshall
    • Get On Up
  • Karen Gillan ...         Nebula (1 episodes)
    • Doctor Who
    • Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle
    • Jumanji: The Next Level
    • Selfie
  • Michael Rooker ...         Yondu (1 episode)
    • Above The Law
    • Eight Men out
    • Days Of Thunder
    • Cliffhanger
    • Tombstone
    • Mallrats
    • Tremors
    • The Walking Dead
    • F9: The Fast Saga
  • Djimon Hounsou ...         Korath (1 episode)
    • Stargate
    • Gladiator
    • Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle Of Life
    • Constantine
    • Eragon
    • How To Train Your Dragon 2
    • The Legend Of Tarzan
    • Aquaman
    • Serenity
    • Shazam!
    • Charlie’s Angels (2019)
    • A Quiet Place II
  • John Kani ...         T'Chaka (1 episode)
    • The Lion Ling (2019)
  • Josh Brolin ...         Thanos (1 episode)
    • The Goonies
    • The Mod Squad
    • No Country for Old Men
    • W
    • Jonah Hex
    • True Grit (2010)
    • Men In Black 3
    • Deadpool 2
    • Dune
  • Benicio Del Toro ...         The Collector (1 episode)
    • Sin City
    • Star Wars: The Last Jedi
  • Kurt Russell ...         Ego (1 episode)
    • Used Cars
    • Escape From New York
    • The Fox And The Hound (voice)
    • The Thing
    • Big Trouble In Little China
    • Overboard
    • Tango & Cash
    • Backdraft
    • Tombstone
    • Forrest Gump (Elvis Voice)
    • Stargate
    • Executive Decision
    • Escape From LA
    • Soldier
    • 3000 Miles to Graceland
    • Vanilla Sky
    • Miracle
    • Sky high
    • Poseidon
    • Deepwater Horizon
    • Furious 7
    • The Fate of the Furious
    • F9: The Fast Saga
  • Sean Gunn ...         Kraglin (1 episode)
    • Pearl Harbor
    • Yes, Dear
    • Gilmore Girls
    • The Suicide Squad
  • Chris Sullivan ...         Taserface (1 episode)
    • This Is Us
  • Seth Green ...         Howard The Duck (1 episode)
    • Can’t Hardly Wait
    • Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
    • Buffy The Vampire Slayer
    • The Italian Job
    • Robot Chicken
    • Star Wars: the Clone Wars
    • Mass Effect (voice)
    • Teenage Mutant Nin
  • Danai Gurira ...         Okoye (1 episode)
    • The Walking Dead
  • Ophelia Lovibond ...         Carina (1 episode)
    • Oliver Twist
    • Elementary
  • Carrie Coon ...         Proxima Midnight (1 episode)
    • Gone Girl
    • Fargo
  • Tom Vaughan-Lawlor ...         Ebony Maw (1 episode)
    • The Bright Side
    • The infiltrator
  • Fred Tatasciore ...         Corvus Glaive (1 episode)
    • 826 Acting Credits!!!!!
      • Lots Of Video Games
    • Star Tours
    • Star Wars: The Clone Wars
    • The Cleveland Show
    • Kung Fu Panda
    • Thundercats (2012)
    • Tron: Uprising
    • Frozen
    • Gravity Falls
    • Star Wars: The Force Awakens
    • Star Wars Rebels
    • Archer
    • Tangled
    • Skylanders Academy
    • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    • The PowerPuff Girls
    • Voltron: Legendary Defender
    • The orville
    • Robot Chicken
    • Family Guy
    • American Dad!
  • Maddix Robinson ...         Young T'Challa (1 episode)
    • The Secret Life Of Pets 2
    • Frozen II
  • Brian T. Delaney ...         Peter Quill (1 episode)
    • Jersey Girl
    • Star Trek Into Darkness (voices)
    • Resident Evil: Vendetta
    • Despicable Me 3
    • The Grinch
    • Voltron: Legendary Defender
    • The Secret Life Of Pets 2
  • Tanya Wheelock ...         Female Ravager (1 episode)
    • Jungle Cruise
  • David Boat ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • Frozen
    • Family Guy
    • White Fang
    • Frozen II
  • Terri Douglas ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • Xena: Warrior Princess
    • The Time Traveler's Wife
    • Tangled
    • Wreck-It Ralph
    • Frozen
    • Maleficent
    • Big Hero 6
    • Zootopia
    • The Secret Life of Pets 2
    • Marmaduke
  • Donald Fullilove ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • Back to the Future
    • White Men Can't Jump
    • Mulan
    • WALL·E
    • American Dad! 
  • Piotr Michael ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey 
    • The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle
    • Kung Fu Panda: The Paws of Destiny
  • Michael Ralph ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • The Bernie Mac Show
    • Frozen II
  • David Sobolov ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • RoboCop: Alpha Commando
    • Sabrina, the Animated Series
    • Star Trek Into Darkness
    • Transformers Prime
    • DC's Legends of Tomorrow (Gorilla Grodd)
    • Bumblebee
    • The Flash (Gorilla Grodd)
  • Debra Wilson ...         Additional Voices (1 episode)
    • Target
    • Scary Movie 4
    • Over the Hedge
    • Avatar
    • Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
  • Matthew Wood ...         Additional Voices
    • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
    • Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
    • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
    • Star Wars: The Clone Wars
    • Robot Chicken
    • Star Trek Into Darkness
    • Smurfs: The Lost Village
    • Star Wars Rebels
    • Frozen II
    • Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
    • The Mandalorian
  • Michael Woodley ...         Additional Voices(1 episode)
    • America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back


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NEWS [48:25]




  • 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  (???)




Disney Boss Values “Flexibility” With Day-And-Date Release Model; ‘Shang-Chi’s 45-Day Window “An Interesting Experiment”

Disney CEO Bob Chapek continued to emphasize the flexibility of the studio’s controversial theatrical-day-and-date Disney+ Premier model given the uncertain times of Covid.


“We value flexibility in being able to make last-minute calls,” Chapek said during Thursday’s earnings call to discuss Disney’s Q3 earnings, without indicating any other future dynamic window releases beyond the studio’s recent summer handful of Cruella, Black Widow and Jungle Cruise. 


“Certainly when we planned we didn’t anticipate the resurgence of Covid,” he added, also indicating that there’s “nothing in stone” in regards to the distribution prospects of the studio’s future theatrical titles.


In regards to 20th Century Studios’ Free Guy respecting a theatrical window this coming weekend, Chapek acknowledged that the Fox title acquired in the merger came with a previous distribution agreement from which Disney couldn’t veer. As Deadline indicated today, we heard that Disney kept Free Guy theatrical due to a previous pay-one agreement with HBO; that’s the reason it couldn’t send the Ryan Reynolds movie to Disney+ Premier, which is the upper tier of the streaming service where subscribers can purchase current theatrical titles for $29.99 each.


As far as the theatrical window for the upcoming Labor Day weekend release of Marvel’s Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Chapek called the 45-day frame for the pic before it hits Disney+ “an interesting experiment,” and “another data point” for the studio as it juggles theatrical releases with its streaming service.


Shang-Chi Early Reactions Promise The MCU's Best Action Movie


Marvel Studios held the world premiere of Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings in Los Angeles on Monday, August 16. The cast, crew, and many other celebrities, as well as select entertainment journalists, attended the first showing of the highly anticipated MCU movie. While full reviews are still embargoed until closer to Shang-Chi's September 3 release date, those in attendance were able to share their non-spoiler reactions on social media.


Joseph Deckelmeier #BlackLivesMatter


3 things. 


  1. #shangchi has on the best best #MCU origins I’ve seen.


  1. The action in #SahangChi is some of the best I’ve seen in the MCU!


  1. @SimuLiu is my favorite actor in the #MCU and is welcomed to karaoke with us at any time!




#ShangChi is awesome. This movie hits all that Marvel does well (pacing, humor, character) and adds action like we’ve never seen from the MCU before! 👏🏻👏🏻


Lots of people are about to have a new favorite Marvel hero.


Darker than expected. Loads of fun. Integral to MCU Phase 4!👀




#ShangChi is fantastic. It's full of INCREDIBLE, beautifully choreographed fight scenes and full of badass women. Get ready to know Simu Liu's name if you don't already. Marvel has another hit on its hands.


Steven Weintraub


#shangchi is like no Marvel movie you’ve seen. Love that it opens the door to a new world that I can’t wait to see more of. @SimuLiu literally kicks so much ass and he is perfectly cast. Got to see it in @imax tonight and this is how you want to see it. Looked and sounded perfect


POC Culture




It’s an amazing blend of East meets West! Hong Kong martial arts action comes to the #MCU & CHANGES THE GAME!!! 


It’s emotional, beautiful & HILARIOUS! 


This isn’t like ANY MCU film to date. WOW! #Marvel #MCU @shangchi @MarvelStudios @SimuLiu @awkwafina


Wendy Lee Szany


Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings is PHENOMENAL. Get hyped. Even fight scene/action sequence is better than the last. @SimuLiu fully embraces the marvel superhero role. Amazing imagery. Killer soundtrack. You’ll want to see this on the big screen. #shangchi


aura ลอร'า 劳拉


Just got out of #ShangChi. The action sequences were fantastic. It was a fun movie. I enjoyed it. Tony Leung looks amazing. I like the idea/ theme of family too.


Dorian Parks


#ShangChi is an action packed adventure that checks all the summer blockbuster boxes. Simu shines bringing a long overdue comics character to the silver screen. 


The fighting is another level and it has some hilarious moments throughout it.


Eric Goldman


I really dug #ShangChi! There is a lot not in the trailers (maybe avoid ads in the next couple of weeks I fear will show more?) and it has its own vibe and distinct elements that make it stand out and not feel like a standard origin story. And Simu Liu makes for an awesome hero.


Drew Taylor


#ShangChi is an absolute triumph, unexpectedly spiritual and emotionally complex, with some of the very best action in the MCU. @SimuLiu is your new favorite Avenger and the movie’s myriad influences (everything from Jackie Chan to Hayao Miyazaki) pay off big time). Astounding.🐉


Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost Welcome First Child Together


"Ok ok we had a baby. His name is Cosmo. We love him very much," Jost wrote in an Instagram post Wednesday.


Eternals Final Trailer



Wednesday, Nov. 24




Marvel Updates


Stunt Coordinator, Brett Chan talks about working on #IronFist: “Everyones fighting and the main actor didn’t want to train, it’s like guys give me something to work with here. That’s why all the best sequences were with Jessica Henwick cause she trained 4 hours a day!”


FEEDBACK [62:22}







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OUTRO [66:42]


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