Version of first 2 episodes of new ABC series to premiere exclusively in IMAX® theatres!

DISNEY|ABC, IMAX AND MARVEL TELEVISION FORM INNOVATIVE PRODUCTION, MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT FOR ‘MARVEL’S THE INHUMANS,’ A NEW MARVEL TELEVISION & ABC STUDIOS TV SERIES SET FOR ABC

Version of first two episodes of new ABC series to premiere exclusively in IMAX® theatres for two-week window in late Summer 2017 prior to network run

IMAX Corp. (NYSE: IMAX), Marvel Television, a unit of Marvel Entertainment, and Disney|ABC Television Group today announced an innovative agreement to exclusively premiere the new ABC series “Marvel’s The Inhumans” in IMAX commercial theatres, marking the first time a live-action television series has debuted in this manner.

Under the agreement, a version of the first two episodes of Marvel Television’s new series “Marvel’s The Inhumans”–produced in conjunction with ABC Studios and filmed entirely with IMAX digital cameras–will run worldwide exclusively in IMAX for two weeks at the beginning of September 2017. ABC plans to then premiere the weekly series in fall, with additional exclusive content that can only be seen on the network.

The Inhumans, a race of superhumans with diverse and singularly unique powers, were first introduced in Marvel Comics by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1965. Since that time, they have grown in prominence and become some of the most popular and iconic characters in the Marvel Universe. “Marvel’s The Inhumans” will explore the never-before-told epic adventure of Black Bolt and the royal family.

ABC, IMAX and Marvel Television also intend to work together to create a joint marketing and promotion plan for the series across their proprietary media platforms–which would be the first such cross-platform marketing launch of a television series. Today’s agreement also marks IMAX’s first time as a financing participant in a TV pilot and series.

“This unprecedented alliance represents a bold, innovative approach to launching great TV content for a worldwide audience,” said Ben Sherwood, co-chairman, Disney Media Networks and president, Disney|ABC Television Group. “It highlights Disney|ABC’s unrelenting commitment to finding new and creative ways to showcasing our very best programming and increasing global engagement and reach.”

“This first-of-its-kind multi-platform production, distribution and marketing agreement brings together Marvel Television’s unique brand of entertainment, ABC’s unparalleled audience and IMAX’s brand and global fanboy demographic,” said IMAX CEO, Rich Gelfond. “It also takes our decades-long relationship with The Walt Disney Company to a whole new level, jointly breaking new ground in the industry. We are confident our exhibition partners will be excited to work with us on this innovative launch of a series across the IMAX network.”

“We’re happy to see this unique deal come together, working with our partners,” said Dan Buckley, President, Marvel Television, Publishing & Brand. “In an ever-changing world of distribution and consumption, it’s very exciting to be part of a groundbreaking initiative that takes us to the forefront of this evolution.”

This deal also provides audiences with high-quality, compelling entertainment options during what have traditionally been lulls in the summer blockbuster season. These IMAX audiences also tend to have high engagement and positive response to comic book fare.

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Watch a sneak peek from the new episodes airing Sunday, January 21 on Disney XD.

Things are about to change for Otto Octavius in a big way on two new episodes of “Marvel’s Spider-Man” airing this coming Sunday, on Disney XD!

When Otto Octavius is caught in an explosion that fuses his robot arms to his body, Spider-Man sees the opportunity to recruit “The Octopus” into becoming a hero, in “The Rise of Doc Ock Part One” and “The Rise of Doc Ock Part Two.”

Check out a clip at the top of the page, as the fateful events occur that lead to the birth of Doc Ock!

“Marvel’s Spider-Man” – “The Rise of Doc Ock Part One” and “The Rise of Doc Ock Part Two” airs Sunday, January 21st at 8:00 – 9:00am EST on Disney XD.

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The two old enemies face off once more, with a Funko twist!

Captain America and the Red Skull have been battling for decades, but you’ve never seen their epic showdowns depicted in quite the same way as it is in the new Marvel Funko Short, “Submarine Showdown!”

In the short, which you can check out at the top of the page, Red Skull launches an attack on the island of Manhattan using a Hydra submarine, and it’s up to Cap to defend New York City!

The Marvel Funko shorts include story and animation by A Large Evil Corporation and were executive produced by Brian Mariotti, Dan Buckley, Cort Lane, Joe Quesada, and Alan Fine.

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'Marvel's Runaways Original Score' by composer Siddhartha Khosla set for release on January 26!

Marvel Music is releasing the digital versions of two “Marvel’s Runaways albums.”  Out now, “Marvel’s Runaways” soundtrack features songs from the Hulu Original Series.  “Marvel’s Runaways Original Score” digital album by composer Siddhartha Khosla will be released on January 26.

The soundtrack features 12 licensed tracks including “All My Heroes” from Bleachers fronted by Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Jack Antonoff, “May I Have this Dance”  by Francis and the Lights,  “Cane Shuga” by Glass Animals, “King Charles” by 19-year old UK singer/songwriter Yungblud (Dominic Harrison) and “Ocean Eyes” (Blackbear Remix) by 16-year old Billie Eilish. The music supervisor for the series is three time Grammy Award® nominee Alexandra Patsavas. Patsavas’ credits include “Gossip Girl” and “The O.C.,” all Shondaland series, and most recently completed “Wonder.”

The score is composed by film and television composer Siddhartha Khosla. Two tracks are included on the “Marvel’s Runaways” soundtrack, “Marvel’s Runaways” Main Title and “Gert’s Lullaby.”

Marvel’s Runaways” track list follows:

      1. “Marvel’s Runaways” Main Title – Siddhartha Khosla
      2. “May I Have This Dance” – Francis and the Lights
      3. “Cane Shuga” – Glass Animals
      4. “King Charles” (Clean) – Yungblud
      5. “Drinkee” – Sofi Tukker
      6. “Ocean Eyes” (Blackbear Remix) – Billie Eilish
      7. “Beat Goes On” – Lizzy Land
      8. “All My Heroes” – Bleachers
      9. “Antidote” (live version) – Emily Wells
      10. “Fuerza” (feat. Nani Castle) – Tony Quattro
      11. “Beyond a Mortal” – Austra
      12. “Long Life” – Bombadil
      13. “Blanket Me” – Hundred Waters
      14. “Gert’s Lullaby” – Siddhartha Khosla

    “Marvel’s Runaways” soundtrack is now available at digital retailers and streaming service HERE. “Marvel’s Runaways Original Score” digital album will be available on January 26.

    All 10 episodes of “Marvel’s Runaways” Season 1 can be watched now on Hulu. Be sure to follow @Runaways on Twitter and like the official “Marvel’s Runaways” Facebook page!

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Download Ep. 67 to hear from the series' main antagonist this season.

***SPOILER ALERT: Don’t listen in if you haven’t seen the most recent episode of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”!***

In the latest episode of “This Week in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” we chat with actor Dominic Rains about his character, the villainous Kree leader of the Lighthouse, Kasius, getting into character, and more!

Download episode #67 of “This Week in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” from Marvel.com! Catch new episodes of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” on a new night and time, Fridays at 9:00 PM ET on ABC.

Go behind-the-scenes of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” with a new podcast series for the hit show on ABC! Every week we’ll talk with a different member of the cast and production crew as well as Executive Producers examining the twists and turns of the most recent episode, as well as taking a look at the creation process behind this exciting series! Don’t miss “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” Fridays at 9:00 p.m. ET on ABC, and catch a new episode of “This Week in Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” right here every Wednesday!

For more information on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” visit ABC.com, follow @AgentsofSHIELD on Twitter, and like “Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.” on Facebook for all the latest news and updates!

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Tony, Cap and Black Widow face off with Moon Knight in a new sneak peek clip!

This weekend, four brand new episodes of “Marvel’s Avengers: Secret Wars” debut, as the Beyonder himself begins BATTLEWORLD!

Airing Sunday morning at 8:00am on Disney XD, the episodes “Beyond” “Underworld” “The Immortal Weapon,” and “The Vibranium Coast” find the team experiencing the Beyonder’s grand experiment to see which heroes (or villains) will rise to the top and add to Beyonder’s arsenal. The Avengers must traverse a mish-mashed landscape of locations both old and new while simultaneously finding a way to escape their new prison.

Check out a clip from the new episodes at the top of the page, as Tony Stark, Captain America and Black Widow face off with none other than Moon Knight!

“Marvel’s Avengers: Secret Wars” – “Beyond” “Underworld” “The Immortal Weapon” “The Vibranium Coast” airs Sunday, January 14th on Disney XD from 8:00am-10:00am EST.

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Learn how SFX/prosthetic artist Brian Penikas transformed our actors into villainous Kree leaders!

It’s not easy being blue!

Watch how SFX/prosthetic artist Brian Penikas transforms Dominic Rains into the villainous Kasius above and Florence Faivre into the deadly Kree warrior Sinara below. Don’t miss Kasius and Sinara in a brand new episode of “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” this Friday at 9:00 PM ET on ABC!

For more information on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” visit ABC.com, follow @AgentsofSHIELD on Twitter, and like “Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.” on Facebook for all the latest news and updates!

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Spoiler Alert! The actors discuss the events surrounding the Yorkes family in the Hulu series.

Warning: Full spoilers for the Season 1 finale for “Marvel’s Runaways” follow! Need to catch up? You can watch all the episodes now on Hulu!

In the season finale of “Marvel’s Runaways,” all of the parents made some big realizations about Jonah and the risk their kids were in as a result of his presence. Marvel.com spoke to Brigid Brannagh (“Stacey Yorkes”) and Kevin Weisman (“Dale Yorkes”) about the Yorkes’ actions and what could be next for them, especially as all the kids, Gert and Molly included, have run away.

Marvel: In the season finale, we got to see Dale and Stacey be proactive, stepping out and investigating things on their own. Was it fun to see these characters come out of their comfort zone a little here?

Brigid Brannagh: Yeah, one of the things that was really fun was when Jonah confronts us and says “Are you testing the DNA?” and we’re both like “No — Yes!”

Kevin Weisman: And you buck up against him and kind of really call him out. She’s the first one to really call him out and I’m like “No, no we shouldn’t do that to the all-powerful Jonah.”

Brigid Brannagh: But then you do it. You take the gun and you’re like “What about you?”

Kevin Weisman: We have some bravado deep in our bio-engineer/scientist/vulnerable nerd world. We’ve been talking about this a lot today, but we got into this organization, the Pride, to ostensibly do good things, to save the world. We’re altruistic people. We created a serum too help with PTSD and soldiers…

Brigid Brannagh: The road to hell is paved with good intentions.

Kevin Weisman: And then eventually things go horribly awry. So I don’t think we’re these black and white characters, these villains. At the same time, we have to tow the party line, as it were. We’re good soldiers.

Brigid Brannagh: But now we’re rebels. We escape, standing up to Jonah… We steal the serum.

Kevin Weisman: We’re not really good soldiers.

Brigid Brannagh: We’re actually the worst!

Kevin Weisman: We care about our kids and their safety.

(L-R) Brigid Brannagh, Allegra Acosta and Kevin Weisman in “Marvel’s Runaways.”

Marvel: All the parents are worried for their kids’ safety and several unite by the end of the finale as far as being against Jonah. But there are also some big personalities here. Do you think the worry for their kids will get them through that or is it a concern that this is a combustible situation with members of the Pride?

Brigid Brannagh: Well I always wonder… Right now, it’s a worry for all of our kids, but I wonder if it’s “Oh no, my kid! Your kid can go down.” Because it didn’t go so well for the Hernandez family.

Kevin Weisman: I think that’s always hanging over our heads after what happened to the dear Hernandez family in episode nine, and who was behind it. I think that’s a major, major fear.

Brigid Brannagh: Even that, Leslie didn’t mean to put Molly in danger. There’s still that sense of protection for the kid. But will that change into only my kid?

Kevin Weisman: My main concern is that Dale survives into Season 2. I don’t care about anything else. Don’t even care about Stacy. Just Dale. Does Dale survive? [Laughs]

Brigid Brannagh: Oh, Mr. Weisman!

Kevin Weisman: No, I care about Stacey!

Marvel: The end of the season finale has the kids run away. For Stacey and Dale, they have two kids involved. Do you think that will send them especially into overdrive about, “Must protect. Must get them back.”

Brigid Brannagh: Absolutely. I would hope so. We don’t know exactly what’s coming but I’d think we’re going to try to do whatever we can.

Kevin Weisman: I think prior to this relationship turning south they had a very loving, open [relationship]. We see a bit of that in the pilot when we’re all in the car and we’re talking about her body changes and things. I have two daughters in actuality so I know it all. But I just think that we now are faced with a very real threat, while at the same time, our main goal is the protection of our two girls.

Brigid Brannagh: And not just their physical protection, but to keep that loving relationship. Even when we bring Molly to Gracile, it’s just heart wrenching that she hates us and is hurt by us.

Kevin Weisman: You played that really beautifully. She’s a really good actor, this one!

For more on “Marvel’s Runaways,” check out Marvel.com’s post-season interview with Ariela Barer and Allegra Acosta!

All 10 episodes of “Marvel’s Runaways” Season 1 can be watched now on Hulu. Be sure to follow @Runaways on Twitter and like the official “Marvel’s Runaways” Facebook page!

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Spoiler Warning! What could be next for Gert and Molly, as the first season wraps up on Hulu.

Warning: Full spoilers for the Season 1 finale for “Marvel’s Runaways” follows. Need to catch up? You can watch all the episodes now on Hulu!

The “Marvel’s Runaways” season finale debuted this week on Hulu, and in the wake of the big events that occurred — and helped set up the just-ordered Season 2 for the series! — Marvel.com spoke to stars Ariela Barer (“Gert Yorke”) and Allegra Acosta (“Molly Hernandez”) about what happened and what could be next for their characters.

Marvel.com: So, at the end, you guys… ran away! 

Ariela Barer: We did the thing!

Allegra Acosta: We did that one thing in the title!

Marvel.com: Were you excited by that – to see it all come to fruition?

Ariela Barer: Yeah. Even just the line that Rhenzy [Feliz] says. I took pictures of myself after reading it, crying. Because there’s just something about… It’s all the more impactful after what these characters have gone through for a full season. When it finally happens it’s this release, but this fear. What’s going to happen next? It gets your mind racing in a very exciting way.

Allegra Acosta: And it kind of ended on a cliffhanger, so it’s exciting!

Marvel.com: And they had some nice costume nods to the comics there as well. 

Ariela Barer: Karolina! That was amazing.

Allegra Acosta: That was gorgeous, with the star [on her shirt]. 

Marvel.com: Ariela, you had a very heartfelt scene with a dinosaur, which I imagine has to be a little difficult!

Ariela Barer: It wasn’t easy but it was very important to me. That plotline specifically for Gert with her anxiety is very important to me and her relationship with her dinosaur, which she refers to as her comfort dinosaur at one point, is so important to me. And that day I was on set with a wonderful director and crew. We had gotten so close and everyone there cared so much about that relationship at that point that the feeling was there on set. Even Rhenzy and Gregg [Sulkin] were watching. They weren’t even in the scene. They were just around because they wanted to be. It was lovely. It was a really great day.

(L-R) Allegra Acosta, Gregg Sulkin, Lyrica Okano, Virginia Gardner, Rhenzy Feliz, and Ariela Barer in “Marvel’s Runaways.”

Marvel.com: At the end of the episode, they see this news report that’s been put out about them. It’s bad for all of them but I feel like maybe for Molly especially, it’s a tough situation. 

Allegra Acosta: “I’m not kidnapped. I would know.” I keep remembering that line from the finale! [Laughs] It’s exciting. It leads to new story and we get to follow into a very exciting, real set of us superhero kids who are runaways. It gives us our name! I remember watching episode nine and Rhenzy was like “How about the Runaways for all the kids we didn’t safe.” I was like, oh my god, hint hint!

Marvel.com: We see the parents side of things and that they do care about the kids. With the Yorkes specifically, there’s a lot to like and sympathize with, but they’ve also been a part of some bad stuff… 

Allegra Acosta: Not as intentionally, I think!

Marvel: True, not as intentionally! Do you think there’s hope for reconciliation there? 

Allegra Acosta: I don’t know… I love the parents and even though I don’t have my biological parents, it was really fun to see that side of Molly. It made it really interesting. It was good that they made that side and represented the kids who don’t have the set biological family that they can. It also made a good sister relationship with us. Just having that was really fun and hopefully for next season we can expand on that and explore those.

Marvel.com: I have to ask about Gert and Chase. Is she messing up a good thing here?

Ariela Barer: I don’t know… You saw the finale. There’s a moment they have! It’s a little one but there’s room for growth there. Also, I think at that point, after the conversation at prom, he knows when it’s a defense mechanism and when it’s genuine. So I just think now it has to come more from his side and the conversation he has with Nico is helpful for the relationship. But I think Gert’s going to have her own problems. She left her meds at home. She’s going to have her own problems to deal with so I think that’s going to have to come more from Chase now. Or at least I want it to! [Laughs]

All 10 episodes of “Marvel’s Runaways” Season 1 can be watched now on Hulu. Be sure to follow @Runaways on Twitter and like the official “Marvel’s Runaways” Facebook page!

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Don't miss the season one finale of the series Tuesday, January 9 only on Hulu!

Fantastic news — our Runaways will return for a second season on Hulu!

Marvel and Hulu officially confirm that “Marvel’s Runaways” will return for Season 2, continuing the adventures of our young heroes who are now on the run!

“We’re thrilled about ‘Runaways’ Season 2. Our partnership with Josh [Schwartz] and Stephanie [Savage] and Hulu has been as exciting as the reaction to the show from our fans — both new and old!” said Jeph Loeb, Executive Producer and Head of Marvel TV.

“We’re so privileged that Marvel and Brian K. Vaughan trusted us with Runaways,” said Executive Producers and Co-Showrunners Schwartz and Savage. “We couldn’t be more excited to continue telling this story. It’s been a blast making the show with the cast and crew. We can’t wait to see where we can take the story in Season 2 and to stay on the run.”

Schwartz and Savage continued, “The conversations with the fans have been gratifying. We hear and see you. We appreciate your passion and hearing how much the show means to you. Beware the possibility of a dinosaur on the streets of Los Angeles…and earthquakes!”

Don’t miss the Season 1 finale this Tuesday, January 9, on Hulu! Be sure to follow @Runaways on Twitter and like the official “Marvel’s Runaways” Facebook page!

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