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Marvel Cinematic Universe: Shared fictional universe
The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is an American media franchise and shared universe centered on a series of superhero films, independently produced by Marvel Studios and based on characters that appear in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The franchise includes comic books, short films, television series, and digital series. The shared universe, much like the original Marvel Universe in comic books, was established by crossing over common plot elements, settings, cast, and characters.

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Olivia Wilde is struggling to keep quiet about a new Marvel project [Video]

Olivia Wilde is struggling to keep quiet about a new Marvel project

It was reported last month that the director and actress had been tapped to helm a project in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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What Was Made Chadwick Boseman So Special [Video]

What Was Made Chadwick Boseman So Special

On Friday, Hollywood lost an icon in the making: Chadwick Boseman, age 43. CNN's Brian Lowry wrote a touching piece about the unique quality Boseman had that made him special. Lowry argues that Boseman..

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'Black Panther' Star Chadwick Boseman Dies Age 43 [Video]

'Black Panther' Star Chadwick Boseman Dies Age 43

Chadwick Boseman has passed away from cancer at just 43 years old. AP says Boseman has died “after 4-year fight with colon cancer.” He never spoken publicly about this diagnosis. Boseman is well..

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