Last night the winners were announced for the 5th Annual MTV Movie and TV Awards for both the Scripted and Unscripted Categories. Since so many of the scripted listings fell into the wheelhouse of our Pop Culture narratives I’ve opted to list them here for your indulgence. The Unscripted Categories and winners list are featured over on “The Chronicles Of Piercing Ken” and you can see that rundown by clicking HERE. Now lets get to the envelopes and the awarding of the Golden Popcorn trophies.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings WINNER – Spider-Man: No Way Home
The Adam Project
The Press Release:
Acclaimed artist Joe Jusko’s iconic Marvel Masterpieces trading card illustrations are cemented into the hearts of every Marvel fan who grew up in the 90s, and now readers can treasure them all over again in a brand-new collection of variant covers!
Jusko’s beautiful depictions of your favorite Marvel characters will grace the covers of your favorite titles throughout the month of October. Masterfully capturing the power of the Avengers, the horror of Spider-Man’s rogues gallery, and the allure of the X-Men, Jusko’s painted artwork has mesmerized fans for decades and ushered in the trading card boom of the 90s. Now, the MARVEL MASTERPIECES VARIANT COVER series will give fans a chance to own a piece of Marvel Comics history in an exciting new way! Continue reading Marvel Reveals Joe Jusko “Marvel Masterpieces” Variant Covers for October→
Get on your mark and get set for some action my comic book loving friends because after more than a year in delays based on the global pandemic, Marvel Studios “Black Widow” opens in theaters everywhere. The film is also available as a Disney+ Premium Access feature for $30 but that’s really only beneficial if you have a full household. We have discussed the film extensively already in posts you can find HERE so please check them out and pardon the ones that are comic book related because of the “Black Widow” tag. That’s just how WordPress works.
The Premise: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016), Natasha Romanoff finds herself alone and forced to confront a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Romanoff must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger. Continue reading Now Playing: Marvel Studios “Black Widow” (7/9/2021)→
The Press Release:
This year, Marvel Comics is honoring the 80th anniversary of Captain America with a new collection of extraordinary variant covers! Gracing the covers of your favorite ongoing series throughout July will be reimagined versions of iconic heroes including Black Widow, Miles Morales, and Spider-Man. These star-spangled homages have been designed and crafted by some of the industry’s greatest artistic talents: John Cassaday, Steve McNiven, Iban Coello, Pepe Larraz, Leinil Francis Yu, Mark Brooks, Nick Bradshaw, and Terry and Rachel Dodson. Continue reading Marvel Reveals “Captain America” 80th Anniversary Variants For July→
The Press Release:
This year, Marvel Comics will commemorate the 10th anniversary of one of its brightest stars—Miles Morales! The young Brooklyn-based Spider-Man took the world by storm when he was created by writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Sara Pichelli’s in 2011’s Ultimate Fallout #4 and has skyrocketed to stardom ever since. The last decade has seen Miles star in both his own hit ongoing series as well as team books such as Champions and All-New Avengers plus major appearances in film, video games, and more. Marvel is proud to celebrate the character’s incredible impact this year with a series of variant covers crafted by the industry’s top artists including Mike Del Mundo, Javier Garrón, and Russell Dauterman. This stunning series of covers will showcase Miles in a variety of different iconic looks from his classic suit to the inspired collection of suits from the blockbuster PlayStation game Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales designed by the Insomniac Games character art team and its talented artists. See him team up with heroes from throughout the Marvel Universe on the covers of your favorite ongoing series starting in September!