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Werner Herzog Praises Jon Favreau’s The Mandalorian

Werner Herzog did an interview with AP Entertainment talking about Jon Favreau’s The Mandalorian saying it is “a phenomenal achievement” He talks more about his experiences this is what Werner Herzog had to say. “The Mandalorian, I was invited by Jon Favreau — who started this whole series — to act,” Herzog told AP Entertainment. “I looked at the screenplays and I had the feeling, although I know very little about Star Wars, I had the feeling yes, I could do it. It’s a character in whom you cannot trust. And I said yes, I can do that.” “Green screen,
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‘Avengers: Endgame’ Writers Talk Disney+ Series and Their Connection To The MCU

In the past, where the Marvel Cinematic Universe was concerned, the Marvel Television world tended to walk their own path. The only exception generally was the early days of Marvel’s Agents of Shield where they made a conscious effort to tie in to what the Movie folks were doing. New York, Hydra and Asgardians were melded into the show and made for a great way to learn about some of the background information that wasn’t seen in the films. Beyond that, it was don’t look over there, nothing to see. However, with the release of Avengers: End Game and the
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‘Iron Fist’ Showrunner Signs Deal With ABC Studios

While Netflix decided to pull the plug on a number of their Marvel series, it hasn’t precluded those involved in the show’s creative process to obtain other work. Such is the case for M. Raven Metzner, who was the Season 2 showrunner for Netflix’s Iron Fist. Metzner has inked a two year deal with ABC Studios to develop shows for them for broadcast, cable and for Disney+. According to Deadline, he already has begun to work on two series for the forthcoming Disney+ Streaming platform. This will not be Metzner’s first Rodeo with ABC as he has worked previously on
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