It has been a day for some already spoken about online rumors receiving some confirmations via the trades.
First up, several trade papers have confirmed reports that Marvel Studios is near a deal with Mark Ruffalo to bring his Hulk character to “Thor: Ragnarok”. Taika Waititi helms this third entry in the franchise which will shoot next year for a November 2017 release.
Next up, Vin Diesel has confirmed the long standing report that a big portion of the upcoming eighth “Fast and the Furious” feature will take place in New York City. Diesel confirmed the news in a guest appearance on Jimmy Fallon’s talk show this week.
Finally, Simon Pegg has tweeted out a photo of himself and his “Star Trek Beyond” co-writer Doug Jung on the set of that third ‘Trek’ film in Dubai. Pegg’s tweet confirms that the film has wrapped shooting this week ahead of its planned release early next Summer.
That’s a wrap on Star Trek Beyond! Writers, Doug Jung and Simon Pegg consider life after Trek. pic.twitter.com/ZH5flEmfEf
– Pegg News (@simonpegg) October 15, 2015