Scarlett Johansson has stepped down from playing Dante “Tex” Gill in Rupert Sanders Rub & Tug due to backlash over her portraying a transgender character. The actor previously came under backlash for portraying an Asian in Ghost in the Shell.
Marvel has finally chosen Cate Shortland to direct Black Widow after having met with 70 plus directors. The movie will most probably be a part of its Phase 4 and have Scarlett Johansson reprising her role as the lethal assassin.
Tessa Thompson, who will play the role of Valkyrie in the upcoming Marvel superhero film Thor: Ragnarok, says she approached Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige with a group of other female Marvel Cinematic Universe superheroes and asked whether there is a possibility of an all-female superhero film.
While the most iconic animal characters are brought back to life onscreen from Baloo the bear to Shere Khan the tiger, here are five reasons to watch Jon Favreau's rebooted version of The Jungle Book with your kids this weekend.