There’s a lot to unpack from that Disney Buyers Day announcement (Image: Metro.co.uk)
Disney has swooped in to avoid wasting 2020, confirming all the brand new movies and TV present we’ll be glued to over the following few years.
As a part of the annual Investor Day name, bosses introduced that there are new Marvel and Star Wars goodies, in addition to sequels of beloved classics.
Facet word: The information that Whoopi Goldberg is returning for Sister Act 3 may be the saviour of Christmas.
What different movies and TV exhibits have been introduced on Disney’s Investor Day?
Star Wars followers, it’s time to get excited as soon as once more as there are sufficient TV exhibits and movies to fill the following few lightyears.
One thing that viewers are most delighted by is the new Obi-Wan Kenobi series – which bosses have promised can have very, very deep ties to the prequels.
Ewan McGregor might be returning within the titular function, with Hayden Christensen reprising his function as Darth Vadar.
The present goes to be set eight years after the conclusion of Revenge of the Sith, placing it round 11 years earlier than A New Hope.
Filming on the six-episode restricted collection will start subsequent spring, with a launch date to be revealed.
Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy billed this as ‘the rematch of the century’.
Author and producer on the present Deborah Chow mentioned: ‘We couldn’t inform the story of Obi-Wan with out Darth Vader. We will certainly see Obi-Wan and Darth Vader get into it once more.’
In addition to all of this, Marvel Lady director Patty Jenkins is ready to helm a brand new Star Wars film, with the announcement of Rogue Squadron.
This would be the subsequent Star Wars film launched, and can observe the fighter pilots made well-known within the franchise.
Bosses have additionally introduced a string of recent TV exhibits blessing the small display, together with two interweaving collection based mostly on Ahsoka Tano, and the mysterious Rangers of the New Republic.
Ahsoka details the life of Ahsoka Tano after Rebels however earlier than she seems in The Mandalorian, whereas Rangers is predicated within the timeline of the Mandalorian.
Diego Luna stars is rocking up as Cassian Andor in upcoming Andor – a live-action collection based mostly on the lifetime of the insurgent spy.
Leslye Hedlund has been busy whipping up a mysterious collection named The Acolyte, as animated present A Droid Story will introduce followers to a brand new droid, alongside R2D2 and C-3PO.
If this wasn’t sufficient, anime anthology collection Visions can even be gracing our screens.
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Harrison Ford is reprising his function as Indiana Jones in a brand new movie (Image: Paramount Photos)
Harrison Ford is set to return as Indiana Jones as soon as extra, and we’re so prepared for it.
The 78-year-old actor will mud off his boots to prepared the ground within the subsequent movie within the franchise, it has been confirmed.
Kathleen introduced that Indiana Jones’ subsequent journey, directed by James Mangold, might be going into manufacturing subsequent spring, which means we’ll get a have a look at it in July, 2022.
A tweet from the official Disney Twitter account learn: ‘Lucasfilm is in pre-production on the following installment of Indiana Jones.
‘On the helm is James @Mang0ld, director of Ford v Ferrari, and Indy himself, Harrison Ford, might be again to proceed his iconic character’s journey.
‘Journey arrives July 2022 [sic].’
Lucasfilm additionally introduced that Willow might be touchdown on Disney Plus in 2022, 34 years after the unique.
Display screen legend Warwick Davis is because of reprise his function as Willow Ufgood when filming begins subsequent March, with Jon Chu down set to direct.
Nearly 30 years after the final film, Whoopi Goldberg is coming again as Deloris for Sister Act 3, with the announcement already proving to be a beacon of 2020.
Walt Disney Studios boss Sean Bailey defined that the film is presently in growth, with the Oscar winner reprising her function – and Tyler Perry producing the sequel alongside Sister Mary herself.
Whoopi Goldberg is getting again within the behavior for Sister Act 3 (Image: Rex)
This isn’t the one traditional giving the sequel remedy, with Hocus Pocus 2 introduced on the slate.
Adam Shankman might be helming the follow-up movie, taking the reins over from unique director Kenny Ortega.
An official solid checklist might be introduced sooner or later, however principal star Bette Midler introduced that she can be recreation to return, with co-stars Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy.
‘They need to make a film, they’ve requested us if we have been and naturally all of us mentioned sure,’ she beforehand introduced.
‘I’m recreation, I’m completely recreation.’
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Christian Bale is heading to the MCU (Image: Getty)
After some intense hypothesis, Batman star Christian Bale has lastly been unveiled as a part of the solid for Thor: Love and Thunder, and might be swapping his iconic Batsuit to tackle the function of Gorr the God Butcher.
Marvel bosses confirmed that Black Panther 2 continues to be within the works, following on from Chadwick Boseman’s tragic demise earlier this yr.
Nonetheless, they have been adamant that his character, T’Challa, will not be recast, with the flick now ‘exploring the world of Wakanda and the entire wealthy and different characters launched within the first movie’.
Chadwick Boseman tragically died earlier this yr (Image: Getty)
One other sequel on the best way is Captain Marvel 2, with Brie Larson’s superhero becoming a member of forces with Ms Marvel’s Iman Vellani for the movie, which can land on November 11, 2022.
Kathryn Newton and Jonathan Majors are heading up Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, with Peyton Reed returning to direct the mini superheroes.
Black Widow is the following movie slated for a cinematic launch, with Marvel president Kevin Feige insisting that that is nonetheless the case, regardless of initiatives being moved round as a result of pandemic.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings might be with us in September, with Eternals following go well with in November.
Tom Holland might be reprising his function as Spider-Man as soon as extra (Image: Rex)
A star-studded Spider-Man 3 is slated to be launched subsequent December – with Tom Holland coming face-to-face together with his Spidey counterparts, Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire, for the primary time ever.
We’re not completely certain how that may play out, however we’re READY.
It was beforehand introduced that Tom Hiddleston’s Loki can be again on screens, and a trailer has lastly dropped for the film, which introduces everybody to the Time Varience Authority – which is led by Mr Mobius (aka Owen Wilson).
The official synopsis reads: ‘In Marvel Studios’ Loki, the mercurial villain Loki (Tom Hiddleston) resumes his function because the God of Mischief in a brand new collection that takes place after the occasions of Avengers: Endgame.
‘Kate Herron directs and Michael Waldron. is head author. Debuts on Disney+ subsequent yr—2021.’
We additionally acquired our first look The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, with Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan returning as Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes respectively.
*Spoiler warning* We final noticed Sam on the finish of 2019 blockbuster Avengers: Endgame when Captain America (Chris Evans) handed on the baton – aka his defend.
However will the pair be capable to deal with the duty and maintain their variations at bay?
Followers will discover out on March 19, when The Falcon and the Winter Soldier lands on Disney Plus.
Marvel bosses shared a have a look at Ironheart, specializing in Riri Williams (Dominique Thorne), a teen inventor who builds essentially the most superior superhero go well with since Tony Stark’s Iron Man.
Will Robert Downey Jr one way or the other make a short cameo? We severely hope so.
Hailee Steinfeld will be a part of Jeremy Renner for a Hawkeye collection, whereas Mark Ruffalo is starring reverse Tatiana Maslany for a She-Hulk present.
We’ll be getting extra of Nick Fury as Samuel L Jackson will seem in Secret Wars with Ben Mendelsohn’s Talos, as James Gunn directs The Guardians of the Galaxy Vacation particular.
Months after Kim Kardashian introduced that Protecting Up With The Kardashians was formally coming to an finish, the gang confirmed a return to the small display.
Kris Jenner has revealed they have signed a ‘multi-year’ deal for a brand new household present with Hulu, which can span the following few years.
Sharing the information on Instagram, the momager penned: ‘Excited to announce our new multi yr partnership with Hulu and Star and what’s to return in 2021’.
Little is thought up to now concerning the new venture, but it surely seems to be a present following the household as soon as extra – which is superb as we’re already getting withdrawal signs.