Stage Zero dropped a new episode on Wednesday, starting off with a special guest interview in the form of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness costume designer Graham Churchyard joining the show live. Churchyard previously designed costumes for Guardians of the Galaxy and has worked on other Marvel titles including Captain America: The First Avengers and Spider-Man: Far From Home. While speaking to Phase Zero, Churchyard opened up about designing an updated version of Doctor Strange’s costume, Wanda Maxinoff’s powerful design, and some of the costumes for characters which did not make the final cut of the film.
Stage Zero‘s latest episode also featured a look into Thor: Love and Thunder reviews, including the first reveals of reactions from Jenna and Aaron on the show. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever also made headlines this week which were discussed on the new episode, along with Ant-Man’s commentary about taking on Thanos in an unconventional way, the speculation about Taron Egerton becoming the next Wolverine, and Ms.Marvel Episode 5..
Stage Zero Episode 2×26 is available now on all major podcast platforms. It is also available in video form on the ComicBook.com Twitch channel and the official Phase Zero YouTube channel. Links can be found below!
Tea Stage Zero podcast capped off an exciting freshman year in 2021. In its first episode, the Stage Zero show revealed its mission to be creating a fun and positive community of Marvel fans, getting fans an opportunity to interact with members of the Marvel Studios family, and providing exclusive insights from hosts and celebrity guests. All of those boxes have been checked and more, with more than 1.2 million listeners across all platforms in 2021!
Throughout 2022, Stage Zero has continued to innovate its content and provide a fun, welcoming environment for all fans. Exclusive interviews with Moon Knight executive producer Grant Curtis, Marvel Studios prop master Russell Bobbitt, and Venom director Ruben Fleischer have been featured in Season 2, along with a trivia episode, a dive into plot holes, and anticipation rankings!
Throughout 2021, Phase Zerofeatured live interviews with many members of the Marvel Studios family. Wanda Vision director Matt Shakman, The Falcon and The Winter Soldier director Kari Skogland, Loki director Kate Herron, Marvel Studios head of visual development Andy Park, Thanos and Shang-Chi co-creator Jim Starlin, The Visions comic writer Tom King, What If…?‘s creative team of AC Bradley and Bryan Andrews, Eternals producerNate Moore, Avengers: Endgame cameo-maker (and ESPN’s fantasy football expert) Matthew Berry, Hawkeye‘s Tracksuit Mafia actors Carlos Navarro, Aleks Paunovic, and Piotr Adamczyk, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings star Simu Liu and director Destin Daniel Cretton joined the show live. Extended pre-recorded interviews with Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige, Spider-Man: No Way Home stars Tom Holland, Zendaya, and Jacob Batalon, Hawkeye stars Jeremy Renner and Hailee Steinfeld, Black Widow writer Eric Pearson, and Venom: Let There Be Carnage director Andy Serkis were also featured!
Other celebrity guests included NFL Pro Bowler and Pittsburgh Steelers player Cam Heyward, TikTok star Supes, Flora & Ulysses director Lena Khan, and NXT wrestler Johnny Gargano. The show is hosted and produced by Brandon Davis, with all-star co-hosts Jenna Anderson, Aaron Perine, and Jamie Jirak.
Stage Zero invites you to celebrate all things Marvel, hosting a weekly conversation of theories, speculation, and exclusive interviews and insights. It’s the number one spot for MCU fans, welcoming those new to it all and those who think they know it all! New episodes are recorded live on twitch.tv/comicbook every Wednesday at 12pm ET before being made available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, and wherever podcasts can be found. For updates regarding the Stage Zero podcast, follow the official Stage Zero account on Twitter!