ABC Looks for Fanboy Boost with Marvel Studios ‘Assembling A Universe’ Special

ABC Looks Fanboy Boost with Marvel

ABC has slated an hourlong special on its sibling Disney unit Marvel Studios to air March 18, a few weeks before the premiere of Marvel’s latest feature, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.”

“Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe” promises to give fans a behind the scenes look at how the superhero sausage is made. It will include sneak peeks at “Winter Soldier” as well as “Guardians of The Galaxy” and  “The Avengers: Age of Ultron.”

The special will tubthump the April 4 bow of “Winter Soldier.” Doc will air in the Tuesday 8 p.m. timeslot usually occupied by ABC’s frosh drama “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD.”

The Alphabet will stick with its regular Tuesday comedies in the 9-10 p.m. hour, “The Goldbergs” and “Trophy Wife,” and cap the night with its 10 p.m. midseason entry “Mind Games.”



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  1. marco says:

    So… will ‘The Vision’ played by Vin Diesel can take the AVENGERS 2 to a bigger success than first movie? ★

  2. bob says:

    tubthump? did u use the word right?

  3. Boys aren’t the only ones who like Marvel, comic books or movies for that matter.

    • Debra says:

      Absolutely! Comics, Marvel, DC, superhero movies are not the province only of the boys—or a particular demographic. I have grown kids and I love this stuff!

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