Spider-Man: Sony Says ‘Door Is Closed’ On MCU Return, But Jon Favreau Is ‘Cautiously Optimistic’

Spider-Man: Sony Says ‘Door Is Closed’ On MCU Return, But Jon Favreau Is ‘Cautiously Optimistic’

Movies:Spider-Man: Far From Home Spider-Man: Homecoming Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse Venom Morbius Avengers: Endgame Avengers: Infinity War Actors:Kevin Feige Tom Holland Jon Watts Jon Favreau Weeks on from the initial reports , and the Spider-Man situation remains the same – the deal between Marvel Studios and Sony has broken down, Tom Holland ’s Peter Parker is set to continue outside the continuity of the MCU, and Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige won’t be overseeing the wall-crawler’s next adventure.

Jon Favreau Says Spider-Man: Far From Home Was His Most Fun Role

Jon Favreau Says Spider-Man: Far From Home Was His Most Fun Role

But it's not all good news, as Sony and Marvel recently reached an unexpected end to their shared custody over Spider-Man. Tom Holland's Peter Parker isn't expected to return to the MCU, despite Spider-Man: Far From Home closing out Phase Three, and marking the character's whopping fifth appearance in the shared universe.

D23 Expo 2019: Robert Downey Jr, Jon Favreau, Christina Aguilera, Hans Zimmer honoured as Disney legends

D23 Expo 2019: Robert Downey Jr, Jon Favreau, Christina Aguilera, Hans Zimmer honoured as Disney legends

If you're a fan of Disney and all its supercalifragilisticexpialidocious franchises and acquisitions, there was no place more magical than Hall D23 at the Anaheim Convention Center, where the 2019 D23 Expo kicked off Friday morning with the Disney Legends Awards Ceremony.

The Lion King box office collection: Disney's live-action remake set to cross Rs 150 cr mark in Week 3

The Lion King box office collection: Disney's live-action remake set to cross Rs 150 cr mark in Week 3

The Lion King box office collection: Disney's live-action remake set to cross Rs 150 cr mark in Week 3.The Jon Favreau-directed The Lion King is currently in its third week at the Indian box office.

The Lion King (2019)

The Lion King (2019)

Jon Favreau’s “The Lion King” is very much like Gus Van Sant’s “Psycho.” It’s a glossy, new setting, with a bold new cast, but when you cut right through the nostalgia lenses, it’s basically the same movie all over again.

The Lion King (2019) Review

The Lion King (2019) Review

Young Simba (JD McCrary, later Donald Glover) is destined to become king of Pride Rock like his father Mufasa (James Earl Jones). Movies:The Lion King (2019) Actors:Donald Glover Beyonce Beyonce Knowles James Earl Jones Billy Eichner Seth Rogen Chiwetel Ejiofor Alfre Woodard John Oliver Jon Favreau

Iron Man (2008) - Jon Favreau

Iron Man (2008) - Jon Favreau

Successful and back in the public eye, Stark vows to stop producing weapons and plans on starting his new life as the incredible Iron Man. While he was away, business partner Obadiah Stane had taken the reigns of the company.

Top 10 Hollywood Flicks Destined to be Blockbusters in 2019

Top 10 Hollywood Flicks Destined to be Blockbusters in 2019

Avengers: Endgame is an American superhero movie produced by Marvel Studios and set for distribution by Walt Disney. The Lion King is an American musical fantasy drama movie that is directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Walt Disney Pictures.

The Lion King’s Mufasa Is Barely Being Changed For The Remake

The Lion King’s Mufasa Is Barely Being Changed For The Remake

However, for The Lion King , director Jon Favreau enlisted the original Mufasa, James Earl Jones, to voice Simba’s father among a fresh cast including Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé as Nala and Seth Rogen as Pumbaa.

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

This movie is a kind of “What If?” if you will, and I loved how the Russo Brothers don’t just make good on closing the epic saga of the infinity stones, but also have some fun tinkering in the Marvel Cinematic Universe established by folks like Joss Whedon, and Jon Favreau prior.

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Stars Make Emotional Speeches at Historic Marvel Premiere

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Stars Make Emotional Speeches at Historic Marvel Premiere

Only a franchise with the cache of the “Avengers” series could have A-list talent, celebrity fans, agents and executives gladly turn over their gadgets for a chance to watch the dazzling spectacle of this caped assemblage four days before it opens — the end of three phases of comic book films kicked off in 2008 by unwitting dice-rollers Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow and director Jon Favreau on the first “Iron Man.”.

The Lion King Director Jon Favreau Promises It'll Surprise Audiences

The Lion King Director Jon Favreau Promises It'll Surprise Audiences

So now it's director Jon Favreau's job to convince everybody that The Lion King movie he's making is exactly the one they'll want: The original holds up incredibly well, so the challenge here was to tell a story in a different way but still deliver on people's expectations while surprising them somehow.

The Lion King: Director Jon Favreau says upcoming live-action film is not 'shot-for-shot remake'

The Lion King: Director Jon Favreau says upcoming live-action film is not 'shot-for-shot remake'

The Lion King: Director Jon Favreau says upcoming live-action film is not 'shot-for-shot remake'. The Lion King is one of the many live-action remakes of Disney's classics like Beauty and the Beast and the upcoming Aladdin.

Star Wars movies to go on hiatus following The Rise of Skywalker as Lucasfilm focuses on Disney+ shows

Star Wars movies to go on hiatus following The Rise of Skywalker as Lucasfilm focuses on Disney+ shows

For Disney+, Lucasfilm is creating a series titled The Mandalorian from Iron Man filmmaker Jon Favreau, and a new galactic spy show focused on Diego Luna's Cassian Andor from Rogue On .

Disney Plus: Star Wars, Marvel And Simpsons Content Unveiled

Disney Plus: Star Wars, Marvel And Simpsons Content Unveiled

As well as Episodes I - VII, plus Rogue One (it sounds like The Last Jedi and Solo aren't coming at launch), Disney+ will host The Mandalorian , the first ever live-action Star Wars series, overseen by Jon Favreau and featuring the likes of Taika Waititi, Dave Filoni, and Bryce Dallas Howard directing episodes.

‘The Lion King’ Releases Stunning Trailer

‘The Lion King’ Releases Stunning Trailer

Disney returns to Pride Lands in the first official trailer for Jon Favreau ’s remake of “The Lion King .”. “The Lion King ” is one of three Disney remakes hitting theaters this year.

‘The Lion King’: See Simba Face Menacing Uncle Scar in New Trailer

‘The Lion King’: See Simba Face Menacing Uncle Scar in New Trailer

Donald Glover, Chiwetel Ejiofor, James Earl Jones lead all-star voice cast for Jon Favreau’s live action remake. Disney previews Simba’s destiny of becoming king — and the perilous journey that awaits him — in the stunning new trailer for Jon Favreau’s live action remake of 1994’s The Lion King.

Avengers: Endgame Celebrates One Month To Release With Revealing New Character Posters

Avengers: Endgame Celebrates One Month To Release With Revealing New Character Posters

Avengers: Endgame Celebrates One Month To Release With Revealing New Character Posters. Looks like Happy is confirmed to be alive, which is good news given the last time we saw Jon Favreau’s character was in Spider-Man: Homecoming.

Is Taika Waititi Voicing A Classic Star Wars Character In The Mandalorian?

Is Taika Waititi Voicing A Classic Star Wars Character In The Mandalorian?

Now, executive producer Jon Favreau has shared an image that may reveal Waititi is also on board as the voice of a classic Star Wars character.

Why Re-Introducing Boba Fett In The Mandalorian Is A Good Idea

Why Re-Introducing Boba Fett In The Mandalorian Is A Good Idea

Why Re-Introducing Boba Fett In The Mandalorian Is A Good Idea When it was announced that Jon Favreau was developing a live-action Star Wars series called The Mandalorian , fans were understandably psyched.

Billy Eichner And Judd Apatow Preparing LGBT Rom-Com

Billy Eichner And Judd Apatow Preparing LGBT Rom-Com

(If you’re unfamiliar with his comedy series Billy On The Street , get thee to YouTube .) Not only is the actor-comedian lending his voice to Timon in Jon Favreau’s Lion King later this year, but he’s also going to co-write and star in a mainstream LGBT rom-com produced by Judd Apatow.

Jon Favreau Teases Classic Droid R5-D4 In The Mandalorian

Jon Favreau Teases Classic Droid R5-D4 In The Mandalorian

While it takes place in a little-explored corner of the Star Wars timeline, it looks like The Mandalorian will feature plenty of familiar elements.

Two Guardians Return for Avengers: Endgame Reshoots

Two Guardians Return for Avengers: Endgame Reshoots

RELATED: Avengers: Endgame Release Date Moves to April Confirmed cast members for the untitled fourth Avengers film so far include Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Mackie, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olson, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Sebastian Stan, Don Cheadle, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Sean Gunn, Tom Holland, Paul Rudd, Jon Favreau, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Gwyneth Paltrow, Evangeline Lilly, Katherine Langford and Josh Brolin.

Which Marvel Movie Will Get That May 2020 Release Date?

Which Marvel Movie Will Get That May 2020 Release Date?

It was on that weekend back in 2008 that they launched Jon Favreau's Iron Man , and they have had a new feature in theaters dominating during that period just about every year since -- the exception being 2013 when Captain America: The Winter Solider had an April release date.

Jon Favreau Teases New Character For Star Wars Series The Mandalorian

Jon Favreau Teases New Character For Star Wars Series The Mandalorian

With nothing but a "Merry Christmas" as explanation, Jon Favreau appears to have revealed a fun new glimpse at his Disney+ Star Wars series The Mandalorian .

The Lion King Won't Just Be A Shot-For-Shot Remake, Disney Assures

The Lion King Won't Just Be A Shot-For-Shot Remake, Disney Assures

Jon Favreau brought the Disney classic to life through new animation technology and it was a huge success.

Black Panther Composer Ludwig Göransson To Score Star Wars: The Mandalorian

Black Panther Composer Ludwig Göransson To Score Star Wars: The Mandalorian

Just nominated for a Golden Globe for his Black Panther soundtrack, as well as having also recently scored Creed II and Venom, composer Ludwig Göransson is now heading for the most iconic musical galaxy of all. He's signed on to write the music for Jon Favreau's hotly anticipated Disney+ Star Wars series The Mandalorian.

Avengers: Endgame Release Date Moves to April

Avengers: Endgame Release Date Moves to April

Jackson), though Fury was able to send a signal to what appears to be Captain Marvel (Brie Larson).RELATED: The Avengers: Endgame Trailer is Here!Confirmed cast members for the untitled fourth Avengers film so far include Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Mackie, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olson, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Sebastian Stan, Don Cheadle, Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Sean Gunn, Tom Holland, Paul Rudd, Jon Favreau, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Gwyneth Paltrow, Evangeline Lilly, Katherine Langford and Josh Brolin.Avengers: Endgame is now set to hit theaters in April!

The Lion King live-action remake adds comedian Amy Sedaris as voice of new original character- Entertainment News, Firstpost

The Lion King live-action remake adds comedian Amy Sedaris as voice of new original character- Entertainment News, Firstpost

The Lion King live-action remake adds comedian Amy Sedaris as voice of new original character Actor-comedian Amy Sedaris has joined the voice cast of Disney's live-action remake of The Lion King. James Earl Jones, who voiced Mufasa in the 1994 original, reprised the character in Favreau's film.

The Lion King Adds Amy Sedaris

The Lion King Adds Amy Sedaris

While Jon Favreau's new version of The Lion King has reached the point where the first teaser trailer is out the film is not done announcing voice cast members.

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