Director Bassam Tariq Exits the MCU BLADE REBOOT Starring Mahershala Ali

More bad news on the horizon for the anticipated Blade reboot starring Mahershala Ali. After the film has shifted release dates, it’s been confirmed that director Bassam Tariq has exited the project due to scheduling conflicts. It appears that the delay in production is the reason Tariq can no longer helm the movie. Its been an honor working with the wonderful folks at Marvel. We … Continue reading Director Bassam Tariq Exits the MCU BLADE REBOOT Starring Mahershala Ali

MCU Looks to Bassam Tariq to Helm BLADE Starring Mahershala Ali!

By: John M Jerva It looks like Kevin Feige and Marvel have found their Director for the upcoming MCU reboot of Blade starring Mahershala Ali. It appears, according to Deadline, that Bassam Tariq is in active talks to helm the project which will see Stacy Osei-Kuffour penning the script. The new Blade was first announced at the 2019 SDCC when Ali made a surprise appearance … Continue reading MCU Looks to Bassam Tariq to Helm BLADE Starring Mahershala Ali!

BLADE: Marvel Studios Announces Delay in Production Start for the MCU Reboot

By; John M Jerva With the release of the MCU Phase IV sizzle reel and the announcement of all the dates for the new slate of films, I was wondering when Marvel would introduce their version of Blade first announced at the 2019 SDCC. This newer version will star Oscar-winner Mahershala Ali who last appeared in Netflix’s Luke Cage series. Now word out of The … Continue reading BLADE: Marvel Studios Announces Delay in Production Start for the MCU Reboot

Wesley Snipes Developing a New Action Project that He’s Calling a “BLADE-KILLER!”

By: John M Jerva A few years back, all before pandemics and social distancing, it was announced by Kevin Feige and Marvel at SDCC that they were developing an all new Blade project that would see Mahershala Ali taking over the role of The Daywalker from Wesley Snipes who immortalized the comic book character in three films. With the announcement, many speculated that Snipes would … Continue reading Wesley Snipes Developing a New Action Project that He’s Calling a “BLADE-KILLER!”

Chad Stahelski would be Up for Helming the MCU BLADE REBOOT with Mahershala Ali!

By: John M Jerva If this ever came to be, I found be 150 percent down with the idea as John Wick helmer and action maestro Chad Stahelski has stated in an interview with ComicBook.com that he would be totally up for directing the planned Blade reboot starring Mahershala Ali. The news of the MCU film was announced last year at SDCC when cons actually … Continue reading Chad Stahelski would be Up for Helming the MCU BLADE REBOOT with Mahershala Ali!

Stephen Dorff Would Love to Revisit His Character of Deacon Frost for the MCU’S BLADE

By: John M Jerva With the culmination of 22 films in Avengers: Endgame last year, all sights are now fixed on Phase 4 of the MCU and rumors have run rampant left and right. One property that is on everyone’s must see list is the reinvention of Blade with Mahershala Ali taking over the iconic role of the Daywalker from Wesley Snipes who played the … Continue reading Stephen Dorff Would Love to Revisit His Character of Deacon Frost for the MCU’S BLADE

Will Wesley Snipes Play Dracula in the the MCU’s BLADE Reboot with Mahershala Ali?

I’m back from vacation today and am currently going through my inbox on all the cool sh!t I missed in the last few days and here is one tasty rumor that I’m all over. Now normally, I don’t bother with rumors but when it comes to Blade, I’ll take the time to throw my hat into the ring and then some. According to Cosmic Book … Continue reading Will Wesley Snipes Play Dracula in the the MCU’s BLADE Reboot with Mahershala Ali?

David Leitch Expresses Interest in Helming the MCU’s BLADE

Well, it;s another day and another article about director and action maestro David Leitch. With his newest action offering, HOBBS AND SHAW, opening this weekend, the hot in demand director has been making the promotional rounds to help support the blockbuster film which stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Jason Statham. This piece of news is good and if it comes to fruition then we … Continue reading David Leitch Expresses Interest in Helming the MCU’s BLADE

Will Mahershala Ali’s BLADE Debut in the Sequel To DOCTOR STRANGE?

Well this didn’t take long for the rumors to start flying around about the next phase of the MCU. The first juicy piece of gossip is that Mahershala Ali, who was introduced as the new Blade at last weekend’s SDCC, will make his debut earlier than expected. Following a report in Screen Rant, there are rumblings that Blade will be introduced in the sequel Doctor Strange … Continue reading Will Mahershala Ali’s BLADE Debut in the Sequel To DOCTOR STRANGE?

(Update: Ali Answers Back!) Wesley Snipes Responds to the Casting Of Mahershala Ali as Blade!

Update: In another classy move, Mahershala Ali has responded to Snipes heartfelt message that came out today and Ali did it with style posting an image of Snipes from the movie and you can check it out below! https://www.instagram.com/p/B0RB4jBp3XS/?igshid=416d4uvdj0k5 One of the biggest surprises to come out of last weekend’s SDCC was that two time Oscar winner Mahershala Ali was the MCU’s New Blade. This … Continue reading (Update: Ali Answers Back!) Wesley Snipes Responds to the Casting Of Mahershala Ali as Blade!

(Update: Kevin Feige Confirms Blade Will Not Be In Phase IV) SDCC: Mahershala Ali is the MCU’s New BLADE!

UPDATE: In an interview with Collider.com, Marvel head Kevin Feige confirmed that the entire Phase IV has been announced. This means that Blade will not appear until Phase V or later. Check out his comments below: “It is the complete Phase Four the way I announced the complete Phase Three five years ago—things can move, things can change as they did if you go back … Continue reading (Update: Kevin Feige Confirms Blade Will Not Be In Phase IV) SDCC: Mahershala Ali is the MCU’s New BLADE!