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Closer look at Will Smith as Deadshot and Agbaje as Killer Croc!

Check out the latest set photos from Suicide Squad offering a closer look at Will Smith as Deadshot and Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Killer Croc. “Suicide Squad,” based on the DC Comics team and starring Smith, Eastwood, Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Jared Leto as the Joker, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Jai Courtney as Captain Boomerang, Cara Delevingne as Enchantress, Karen…

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Meet Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2’s Bebop!

This just in Gary Anthony Williams has been cast in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 as Bebop the mutated warthog. Bebop for fans of the franchise is one part of the duo “Bebop and Rocksteady” made popular back on the syndicated cartoon series of the 90’s. As for who Gary Anthony Williams is: Gary Anthony…

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First look at Falcon in Captain America: Civil War!

Thanks to JustJared we have our first look at Chris Evans as Captain America, the newly minted Avenger Anthony Mackie as Falcon in his new  costume and Frank Grillo as Crossbones in a new costume as well. There is also an image of Captain America clearly fighting in Africa. Is this a random African town or Wakanda? Only…

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CBS unleashes first Supergirl trailer!?

So while I was busy marking finale exams for college students, this happened. A trailer for CBS’s upcoming Supergirl TV series. If you missed it you can watch it below. I actually quite enjoyed the trailer, it managed to have some of just about everything I think a good TV show/Comic book should have. Solid…

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Meet Gotham’s Lucius Fox!

While the season finale of Gotham has come and gone, I just recently got a chance to catch up on the episodes and was surprised to see the monarch of Gotham’s most famous black family, Lucius Fox himself. What I found more interesting was that Chris Chalk. Chalk for those unfamiliar with the name is known for…

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First look at Netflix’s A.K.A Jessica Jones and Luke Cage!

Hey BH fans in case you missed it below you can see one of the most stable and loved couples in comics Luke Cage and Jessica Jones in live action form played by Mike Colter and Krysten Ritter respectively. While I am excited at the prospect that this show will follow the Alias series written by Brian Bendis…

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Meet Tv’s Hawkgirl!

This just in BH fans actress and dancer Ciara Renee is set to play Hawkgirl in the Flash/Arrow spin off series Legends of Tomorrow it will also star a team of The Flash and Arrow characters. Victor Garber (“The Flash”) Brandon Routh (“Arrow”), Caity Lotz (“Arrow”), Arthur Darvill, Franz Drameh star, alongside Dominic Purcell (“The Flash”) and Wentworth…

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Meet the Suicide Squad!

    I’ve been very quite about the announced Suicide Squad movie because between the new baby (who just turned one), lecturing at two different colleges in two different geographical locations and dealing with my masters in yet another geographical location I have found keeping up with reviews and news etc more than a little…

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Gritty and Awesome Power Rangers Fan Film!

Since yesterday I’ve been hearing about a dark and gritty version of Power Rangers produced by Adi Shankar. Forgive me for being late with posting the video but when you have a twelve hour work day lecturing four different subjects in two different geographical locations and you run a website by yourself, things tend to be…

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Meet CBS’s Jimmy Olsen!

2015 has been a great year so far for Black Superhero News, it just keeps coming! This time the headline is that heart-throb Mehcad Brooks has been cast as…..Jimmy Olsen on CBS’s Supergirl series which is now in development stages. Mehcad Jason McKinley Brooks is an actor and former fashion model best known for playing Eggs…

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Behold….the Fantastic Four Trailer!

Some things need no words and this teaser trailer really does leave me speechless, so here it is with the poster below. Enjoy! FANTASTIC FOUR, a contemporary re-imagining of Marvel’s original and longest-running superhero team, centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking…

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Meet Alexandra Shipp…the X-men’s new Storm!

Sometime yesterday news hit the web that X-men: Apocalypse was adding three new young actors to the core lineup and one of those was the stunning Alexandra Shipp set to play the mutant weather witch Storm. Shipp is best known for playing Aaliyah in the 2014 biopic. She replaces Halle Berry who’s flat portrayal of…

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Milestone is back…kinda!?

  Coming in from across the airwaves this morning is news that Milestone Media llc. is set for a comeback/revival similar to Valiant’s simply stunning takeover of comics a few years back. Denys Cowan, Derek Dingle and former Black Panther writer and Django Unchained producer Reginald Hudlin are gearing up for what they call “Milestone…

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Live Action Static is on the way!

In case you missed it back in October Comic Book Resources, Variety and the Hollywood reporter that Warner Bros. had announced Blue Ribbon Content as the official name of its short-form digital division, as well as revealed new projects set for the digital entertainment realm — including a live-action “Static Shock” project with Django Unchained…

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Mike Colter is the Netflix Luke Cage!

This just in Marvel has cast actor Mike Colter as Luke Cage in their upcoming netflix series “AKA Jessica Jones”. according to the hollywood reporter Mike will appear as Luke here first before going on to appear in his own series. According to Executive Producer/Showrunner Melissa Rosenberg “Mike embodies the strength, edge and depth of…

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Chadwick Boseman is Marvel’s Black Panther!?

  With the AXIS event looming in the marvel comics division, comes awesome news that the often speculated and never confirmed before today movie of the king of the Wakanda T’challa the Black Panther will make it’s big screen debut in theaters coming November 2017!   At the head of the list was the title Captain…

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SDCC 2014: The Return of the original Spawn!

Straight from SDCC 2014 comes some sweet news for fans of the original Spawn Al Simmons. Here are the details courtesy of CBR so far: “Spawn” #250 — targeted for release in December of this year — will feature the return of the original Spawn, Al Simmons. For the past six years, the lead character…

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SDCC 2014: Captain America and the Mighty Avengers!

Straight from SDCC this November, Mighty Avengers relaunches as Captain America & The Mighty Avengers, with series writer Al Ewing staying on board and joined by veteran Cap artist Luke Ross. This relaunch will coincide with Falcon/Samuel Wilson‘s rise as the All New Captain America. What does this mean for the team we’ve come to…

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It’s Official- The Falcon is the New Captain America!

Say what you want about Marvel but their marketing and writing teams know how to make headlines and set the internet on fire. After weeks of speculation and hot on the heels of the announced Female Thor ongoing series comes the official announcement that Samuel Wilson, long time partner of Steve Rogers who took the…

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Could the Falcon be the new Captain America?

  This coming Monday fans will learn the identity of the NEW Captain America! The image above has been making the rounds today after Steve Rogers de-powerment at the hands of villain “Iron Nail”. Speculation is high across social media that the Falcon/Samuel Wilson will be the one to take over the mantle. Some may…