Marvel Entertainment has released their 2nd-quarter 2006 earnings report, where they give insight on some of the upcoming feature films, based on Marvel characters. Very insightful!!!

Licensed Marvel Character Feature Film Line-Up For 2007:

*) Ghost Rider --- Sony --- In post-production, February 16, 2007 release

*) Spider-Man 3 --- Sony --- In production, May 4, 2007 release

*) Fantastic Four and The Silver Surfer --- Fox --- In early pre-production, June 15, 2007 release

Film Projects Being Developed by Marvel:

The first two films are anticipated for release in 2008.

*) Ant-Man --- Marvel --- Writer and director engaged

*) Captain America --- Marvel --- Writer engaged

*) The Incredible Hulk --- Marvel --- Writer and director engaged

*) Iron Man --- Marvel --- Writer and director engaged, slated for May 2, 2008

*) Nick Fury --- Marvel --- Writer engaged

*) Thor --- Marvel --- Writer engaged

*) The Avengers, Black Panther, Cloak & Dagger, Doctor Strange, Hawkeye, Power Pack and Shang-Chi are also projects to be developed by Marvel.

Licensed Marvel Character Film Development Pipeline:

*) Wolverine --- Fox --- TBD

*) The Punisher 2 --- Lions Gate --- TBD

*) Magneto --- Fox --- TBD

*) Namor --- Universal --- TBD

*) Luke Cage --- Sony --- TBD