‘Deadly Class’ Co-Creator Talks Tonight’s Bloody Finale, Lana Condor & Season 2

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Russo Brothers and Justin Lin Team Up on Creative Marketing Agency Superconductor

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“Avengers: Endgame” directors Anthony and Joe Russo and “Fast & Furious” director Justin Lin are teaming up to launch Superconductor, a creative services agency aimed at the marketing world, the founders announced Thursday.

Superconductor, which the Russos and Lin founded with Todd Makurath and Luke Ricci, will provide marketing solutions, or what they call “Must See Marketing,” for companies to address business challenges and create content in film, cinematic commercials, digital video, VR and AR, stunts, activations, brand integrations and more.

“We talked to CEOs and CMOs and they were all telling us the same thing,” Joe Russo said in a statement Thursday. “They needed a new kind of agency that was more nimble, more efficient and more capable of delivering content that really breaks through. So we built one by assembling a team of people who share our vision of creating incredible stories on behalf of brands. We call it Must See Marketing, which is advertising that people choose to watch and experiences that people love to spend time with.”

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Chris Adams, who has led creative agencies including Phenomenon, Saatchi & Saatchi and TBWA\Chiat\Day for brands like Apple, Toyota, Nissan, P&G and MARS, will be another co-founder of Superconductor and their chief creative officer. Other senior members of the leadership team include Chief Strategy Officer Noel Sullivan and EVP Sales & Development Allison Amon.

“As a company, telling compelling stories is in our DNA, and everything we do is built around that love for connecting with an audience,” Adams said in a statement. “We are primed to help brands break through the clutter in faster, more affordable and more effective ways than ever before.”

Superconductor will launch with clients including Hertz and Holoride. They’ve created a process they call The Writer’s Room that borrows from the best practices for creating film franchises or TV series, and they’ll additionally provide access and custom teams for each client.

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“What makes The Writer’s Room really special is that we invite clients to participate, so they’re part of the process. And beyond that, we have the ability to bring in talent like show runners, directors, screenwriters and technologists to craft a brand or product narrative in a whole new way,” Adams said.

“Reaching people with relevant and creative content is the age-old goal that today, demands looking beyond traditional advertising models,” Hertz’s SVP of Brand Jayesh Patel said in a statement. “We chose to work with Superconductor for our Marvel Studio campaign because of their fresh approach to the creative ideation process. We love that they are exclusively focused on telling an interesting story about the great experiences and benefits we provide our customers every day, worldwide.”

“The world has changed. There is more to watch, less time to watch it and tons of pressure for brands to break through,” Joe Russo said. “We think brands deserve content that’s as good as the best work coming out of Hollywood. And that’s what we’re aiming for with Superconductor.”

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Tom Holland to Star in Heist Story ‘Cherry’ from Russo Brothers

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Tom Holland is in talks to star in a new film from his “Avengers” directors Anthony and Joe Russo, the heist movie “Cherry,” an individual with knowledge of the project tells TheWrap.

The Russo brothers are directing the film based on the 2018 novel by Nico Walker about a former Iraq War Army medic who turned to robbing banks to pay for his increasing medical bills and cope with his PTSD.

While fictionalized, the book parallels the true story of its author, Walker, who himself was an army medic who was caught and convicted for bank robbery. Walker is currently serving out the last two years of his 11-year prison sentence.

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Jessica Goldberg, the creator of the Hulu series “The Path,” adapted the novel for the screen. The Russo’s studio AGBO acquired the rights to the novel in August and plans to shoot the film this summer. They’ll also produce along with AGBO’s Mike Larocca.

Goldberg also previously worked with AGBO in adapting the novel “Exit West.”

Holland will next be seen in the Russo’s “Avengers: Endgame” as Spider-Man, as well as in the Sony follow-up “Spider-Man: Far From Home.” He’s also attached to the sci-fi “Chaos Walking,” to a thriller with Chris Evans called “The Devil All the Time” and to voice roles for “Spies in Disguise,” “The Voyage of Doctor Doolittle” and the next Pixar movie “Onward.”

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Both Holland and the Russos are repped by WME, and Holland is also repped by the Curtis Brown Group.

The news of Holland’s casting was first reported by Variety.

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As the directors of both “Avengers: Infinity War” and the upcoming “Avengers: Endgame,” Joe and Anthony Russo definitely aren’t strangers to weaving together multiple storylines within a gigantic fictional universe. And based on their next small-screen project — a “groundbreaking global event multi-series” at Amazon Studios — it sounds like that’s exactly what they intend to keep doing.

TheWrap spoke with Amazon Studios boss Jen Salke during the Television Critics Association press tour Wednesday, hours after she revealed to reporters that the first TV series in the Russo Brothers’ upcoming franchise will be an “action-packed spy series, with a compelling emotional center.”

Because it’s a little confusing how this “international tentpole” series, will be intertwined with “multiple, connected local language series” — the first two coming from India and Italy — we had to ask Salke to break this all down. Basically, the spies are at the center of the main series, and their double lives will be the focus of the other shows.

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Read our interview with Salke below for a much more detailed explanation.

TheWrap: So the first series in the Russo Brothers’ franchise is a spy series, but there are more to come and they are all connected — how?

Salke: So I’ll give you an example, I’m making this up. So say there’s an Indian show you watch, a show you love in India, and it’s about an Indian doctor and she’s married to a guy and they have three children, and you realize that she’s being followed, and then you find out she’s actually living a double life. So you start following that thread of that story, but that character actually exists in the big show. So you’re taking people — without giving away too much of the concept — you’re taking people’s lives, their real lives that they’re living every day, and then this other life that they have as these spies. And so you’re going to be seeing that they live sort of in two spaces. But each thing can stand on its own, but they’ll feed into each other.

How many series are planned overall?

Right now there’s the big series and there’s India and Italy. And there will be two more at least. We’re just identifying the territories.

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And production begins this year?

Yes. And it’s like the whole organization of the show will live under the umbrella of the show, but the local teams, there will be like an executive producer/director, maybe, who gets hired, whose job will be to interface with those local teams and making sure they’re following at least the bible of the storyline and all. So there will be a master storyboard on how that’s all coming together.

When can we expect a title?

You know what, I’m going to challenge them with that this week. It was only yesterday that they called me and said, ‘We are ready, we are directing this.’ So we’re gonna come up with a name and we’ll get it to you quickly.

Would it be a name for the franchise overall and then subtitles for the other shows?

There will be some connection to the other shows, yes.

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‘Deadly Class’ Creator on the Importance of Adapting His Own Comic for TV: ‘The Initial Spark Can Often Get Lost’

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(This article may contain spoilers for the premiere episode of Syfy’s “Deadly Class,” which the network released online in December.)

Rick Remender is getting to do what very few comic book or novel writers get to experience: Adapting their own work for television.

Wednesday night, Syfy will debut “Deadly Class,” an adaptation of Remender and artist Wes Craig’s 2014 Image Comics graphic novel,  which follows a homeless teen who’s recruited into a storied elite private school where the world’s top crime families send their next generations.

Remender, who serves as co-showrunner on the Syfy series, noted the significance of being the one to shepherd the move from the page to the screen. “The initial voice and the initial spark can often get lost in adaptations,” he told TheWrap, going as far as to say that when he was shopping it around to studios, not being heavily involved was a deal-breaker.

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“I was OK with a showrunner coming in,” he continued, but added that as they were developing it they never found someone who could helm the series while maintaining his original voice from the comics. So he just did it himself. “I just kept doing the job and eventually just took the job over.” He was eventually joined by Miles Orion Feldsott and Mick Betancourt as his co-showrunners, as well as “Avengers: Endgame” directors Anthony and Joe Russo, who serve as executive producers.

Remender argued the biggest significance of being able to lead the creative vision for Syfy’s version is to ward off any changes, which are typical when moving a story from one medium to another, that would corrupt what made the story worth adapting in the first place.

“If we’re moving it forward and clearly making things better and there’s a logical reason to do it, then we’ll make a change,” he said. “If it’s lateral or backward, I’m here to protect the intention of the property. I’m here to protect what I liked about it and why I created it.” But he admitted that, with the help of the Russo brothers, he ended up making one key change in regard to Saya (Lana Condor) from his original version.

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We’ll let Remender explain:

“In the book, Saya killed the police officer who’s about to execute Marcus (Benjamin Wadsworth). When we filmed that in the pilot, and we’re sitting in editing, and Joe and Anthony said, ‘I’m not sure if we like Saya after this,’” Remender explained. “Because I had lived with that story beat for so long I had never scrutinized it, but once I did, it was clear that it had to come out of the cut.” He further explained the decision as a result of the different mediums. In a comic, for example, you can draw something in a way that makes it appear less visceral, but on screen, seeing Saya coldly executive a police officer comes off too harsh for a character the audience is supposed to root for.

“It did make me feel like Saya was too brutal,” he admitted.

But there was one aspect of the comics that simply had to stay put: The late 1980s (1987 to be exact) setting. “The youth movements I grew up in have been marginalized or forgotten about,” Remender explained. “I wanted to do what ‘Mad Men’ did for the late ’50s and early ’60s — in terms of snapshotting the era and articulating what things were like then — I wanted to do that for Generation X.”

“Deadly Class” premieres Jan. 16 at 10/9c on Syfy.

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Russo Brothers Wrap Indian Leg Of Netflix Pic ‘Dhaka’ With Chris Hemsworth, David Harbour, Golshifteh Farahani

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Netflix has completed principal photography in India on Dhaka, the action-adventure feature starring Chris Hemsworth (The Avengers).
Filming took place in Ahmedabad and Mumbai and will now move to Bangkok and Phuket, Thailand. Production is set to wrap…

David Harbour Joins Chris Hemsworth in ‘Dhaka’ for Netflix

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“Stranger Things” star David Harbour has joined the cast of the Chris Hemsworth action vehicle “Dhaka,” a film for Netflix, an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.

“Infinity War” directors Anthony Russo and Joe Russo are producing the movie with Mike Larocca under their AGBO Films banner. Hemsworth and Eric Gitter are producing as well. Patrick Newall and Ari Costa are executive producing. Ben Grayson is the co-producer.

Stunt coordinator turned director Sam Hargrave is making his directorial debut on the film, which is currently shooting. Hargrave previously was a stunt double for “Captain America” actor Chris Evans.

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The screenplay, written by Joe Russo, centers on the underworld of weapons dealers and traffickers, where a young boy becomes the pawn in a war between notorious drug lords. Trapped by kidnappers inside one of the world’s most impenetrable cities, his rescue beckons the unparalleled skill of a mercenary named Tyler Rake. But Rake is a broken man with nothing to lose, harboring a death wish that makes an already deadly mission near impossible.

Next up, Harbour will be seen in “Hellboy,” the relaunch of the franchise based on the Mike Mignola comic that will be released on April 12, 2019.

Harbour also just wrapped the third season of “Stranger Things.” Harbour is repped by ICM Partners and Peikof Mahan.

The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news.

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Stan Lee Will Have a Cameo in ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’

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‘World War Z’ Writer Makes Directing Debut on Fact-Based ‘Mosul,’ Shot in Secret in Morocco

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Screenwriter Matthew Michael Carnahan (“The Kingdom,” “World War Z”) is making his directorial debut with “Mosul,” a film about a SWAT team’s desperate fight to rid the Iraq city of ISIS militants that shot in secret in Morocco last spring with a local cast.

“Mosul,” for which Carnahan wrote the screenplay, explores the true story of an elite police unit made up almost entirely of native sons of Mosul who fought to liberate the city from 6,000 ISIS militants.

The film is based on a New Yorker story by Luke Mogelson, who embedded with the unit for two months and documented the team’s fight, block by block, to destroy ISIS.

Produced by AGBO and Condé Nast Entertainment, the film was shot on location in Marrakech, Morocco this past spring. The film, shot by Academy Award-winning “Avatar” cinematographer Mauro Fiore, is now in postproduction in Los Angeles.

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“Our writer/director Matthew Michael Carnahan was the perfect artist to depict this uniquely regional story which champions a culture that has never really been championed on screen before,” producers Joe and Anthony Russo said in a statement. “The heart of the movie depicts the innate desire to fight for country and home.”

The Russos said “Mosul” extends their commitment to producing auteur-driven films of social importance.

Anthony and Joe Russo serve as producers for the brothers’ AGBO production shingle, along with the company’s president of production Mike Larocca. Condé Nast Entertainment’s Jeremy Steckler (“The Old Man and the Gun,” “Only the Brave”) will also produce, as well as Spotify’s Dawn Ostroff (“The Old Man and the Gun,” “Only the Brave”).

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Executive producers for “Mosul” are  Todd Makurath, Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely for AGBO, along with Mohamed Al-Daradji (“Son of Babylon”), Patrick Newall (Anon) and Wang Zhongjun, Wang Zhonglei and Felice Bee from Huayi Brothers Media.

“Mosul” features a cast drawn from the Middle East, North Africa and the Iraqi diaspora. Producers described it as the flip side of “American Sniper”: these being the soldiers for whom the only way home was by fighting to re-claim it.

Worldwide sales will be represented by Endeavor Content at AFM.

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Avengers 4 is done, and the Russo brothers have shared another cryptic image

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In September, Avengers 4 directors Joe and Anthony Russo tweeted a mysterious image that was apparently from the set of the still-mysterious superhero sequel, asking fans to “look hard” for clues. On Friday, the Russos announced that they had completed…

Russo Brothers Wrap ‘Avengers 4,’ Troll Everyone Again With Picture of… Something

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Anthony and Joe Russo have been having a lot of fun with all the secrecy surrounding “Avengers 4” and whatever is going to happen to our few surviving heroes after Thanos did his big finger snap in “Avengers: Infinity War.” They’re being so secretive that they won’t even tell us the title of the movie! But someday this whole thing really will come to a close, and we’re one step closer to that day right now because the Russos announced on Twitter that they have finished shooting the thing.

And they celebrated this momentous occasion by messing with everybody’s heads (again!), posting an image that nobody can figure out.

#wrapped pic.twitter.com/k8xCxiQL4J

— Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) October 13, 2018

My first thought that was that this is a washed out image of the “Avenger 4” title card, since the title has been a particularly hot-button issue this week. But in the interest of journalism we took a closer look at the image and messed with it a bit to see if we could make some sense out of it. So take a look at this version.

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Was that helpful at all? Not really. Obviously the Russos were not gonna put an image out there that we could figure out using my amateur photo editing skills. But looking at the picture like this I will allow the possibility that it might be something other than the title card. I just have no idea what. Some fans in the replies to the tweet have speculated that it’s a coffin.

But I’m not buying it. I really don’t think it’s possible to deduce whatever is in this, and I think they did that on purpose because at this point the Russos are professional trolls. Which is why we love them.

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Fan Seemingly Decodes Mark Ruffalo’s Bleeped Out ‘Avengers 4’ Title

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(Potential spoilers for the title of “Avengers 4” are below, in case you’re among the few who don’t want to know.)

On Friday night, the Incredible Hulk himself, Mark Ruffalo, appeared on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,” and, of course, Fallon pried for any details he might want to share about “Avengers 4.” After acknowledging that time he accidentally blurted out the ending of “Infinity War” a year ago, Ruffalo seemingly announced the “Avengers 4” title.

Except we didn’t get to hear it because “The Tonight Show” bleeped out the audio and covered his mouth with a black bar. You can watch that whole sequence here:

The whole thing was probably just a joke, and that idea was reinforced moments later when Ruffalo started to detail part of the plot of the movie only to be bleeped out for nearly the entire minute during which he described the upcoming film.

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But it’s possible that Ruffalo really did blurt out the “Avengers 4” title. And one fan dug into the audio to try to figure out what Ruffalo said. Utilizing a series of audio filters, Twitter user Anton Volkov got past the noise and posted the filtered clip.

It sounds like the title that Ruffalo said is “The Last Avenger.”

Bit more editing to make it a bit clearer pic.twitter.com/P5u3aZZSBa

— Anton Volkov (@antovolk) October 7, 2018

Given how self-aware Ruffalo was throughout the interview about his propensity for leaking sensitive info, there’s about a 99 percent chance that all of this was just for fun and Ruffalo didn’t actually say the title of “Avengers 4” or reveal any plot.

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Especially considering the playful back and forth between Ruffalo and “Avengers 4” directors Anthony and Joe Russo on Twitter that followed the interview.

Mark, you’re fired.

— Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) October 6, 2018

So, yeah, this is almost definitely not real and is all just these guys having fun with all the secrecy surrounding this movie. Anyway, it’s only a few months longer until we find out everything about “Avengers 4” when it comes out on May 3 of next year. And then we can all move on with our lives.

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Tessa Thompson Heads to ‘Avengers 4’ Set in Atlanta With Chris Hemsworth

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Perhaps the most notable superhero absence in “Avengers: Infinity War,” after actual Avengers member Hawkeye, was that of Valkyrie (Tessa Thompson), who was one of the leads in “Thor: Ragnarok.” “Ragnarok,” notably, ended right before “Infinity War” began, so it was kind of a big deal that she wasn’t even mentioned.

Valkyrie isn’t dead, of course — that much was confirmed by the Russo brothers and “Infinity War” screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely on the “Infinity War” audio commentary. Since Thanos only killed half of the Asgardians in his ambush, that must mean that either she’s with the half that survived or she left before Thanos’ ship ambushed them.

Whatever the explanation, there is now reason to believe that Valkyrie is going to show up in “Avengers 4.” While her appearance in the film has not been confirmed officially and likely won’t be for a while, at least, thanks to a trio of Instagram stories we can get our hopes up, at least.

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The first is Chris Hemsworth’s story. He’s been in London filming the new “Men in Black” movie, and he said yesterday on his story that he was heading to Atlanta for an “Avengers 4” shoot. Hemsworth said: “Finished the London portion of ‘Men in Black.’ We go to Morocco, a little bit of Italy, a little bit of Paree. But first, we’re going to Atlanta for some ‘Avengers’ additional photography.”

The next portion of Hemsworth’s IG story, posted an hour later, shows him in front of a private jet with stuntman Bobby Holland Hanton, who is Hemsworth’s stunt double on “Men in Black” and both “Infinity War” and “Avengers 4.”

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Then, on Tessa Thompson’s IG story, we see another video in front of the same private jet, with the caption “BYE LONDON.” Hemsworth appears in the video, as does Thompson herself. Thompson, of course, is also starring in “Men in Black” with Hemsworth.

And, just in case you’re thinking this is all some kind of elaborate misdirection, Bobby Holland Hanton’s IG story actually shows Hemsworth and Thompson getting off the plane in Atlanta hours later.

Does this confirm that Valkyrie is going to be in “Avengers 4”? Absolutely not. She might just be tagging along with Hemsworth to chill out between “Men in Black” shoots, or could just want to go to Atlanta for any number of other reasons. All we know for sure is that Hemsworth and his stunt double took a private jet to Atlanta for “Avengers 4” reshoots, and that Thompson also rode to Atlanta on that same private jet.

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However, this is not the first time Thompson has been linked to an “Avengers” set. Back in early 2017, Marvel was shooting something at Durham Cathedral in Durham, England. Hemsworth, Thompson and Mark Ruffalo were all spotted there, and it’s thus far unclear if what they shot was unused footage for “Infinity War” or something that we’ll see in “Avengers 4.”

Around the same time, the Russo brothers posted a photo of Joe Russo in the cathedral on Instagram (since scrubbed), and there were previous reports that “Infinity War” would be shooting there. So it’s not likely that they were doing additional shooting for “Thor: Ragnarok.”

Whatever is going on, we can’t help but get our hopes up that Valkyrie will have a key role to play in “Avengers 4.” But, given the level of secrecy that Marvel was able to maintain with the completely mad ending to “Infinity War” before it came out, we’re probably not going to find out for sure until we actually park our butts in movie theater seats to watch the thing next April.

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‘Infinity War’ Directors Troll the Internet With Mysterious ‘Avengers 4’ Photo Tease

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The directors of “Avengers: Infinity War” just shared a photo on social media that’s presumably a tease about “Avengers 4” — and fans are freaking out.

Directors Joe and Anthony Russo published the photo through their joint Twitter account, @RussoBrothers, and on their Marvel-laden Instagram account, therussobrothers. The dark, black-and-white photo shows Joe Russo seated on what appears to be a studio sound stage, looking at a laptop. Nothing about the photo seems especially out of place or even particularly mysterious, but then there’s the caption.

Look hard… pic.twitter.com/NxI8RFh4f6

— Russo Brothers (@Russo_Brothers) September 19, 2018

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“Look hard….” reads the tweet that goes with photo. So, of course, fans have been looking very hard at their computer and smartphone screens ever since. Still, nobody is quite sure what the Russos are trying to tell fans.

Speculation about the photo so far is that it’s a tease for the reveal of the official title of “Avengers 4,” which Marvel Studios still hasn’t released. Some see the “A”-shaped frame of the ladder in the photo, plus what looks like an “E” made out of stuff to its right — which syncs up with the fan theory that “Avengers 4” will be called “Avengers: Endgame.”

Others are brightening the photo, trying to make out what’s on the laptop screen or identify the object on the nearby table, which looks like a bottle with writing on it. Some are scanning the ladder to make out letters there. A couple of fans on Reddit even think the word “Thanos” might be hidden in the photo.

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There’s also another small possibility — that the tease is actually a bit of a troll, and that it has nothing to do with “Avengers 4.” On Tuesday, the Russos published a photo to their Instagram account in which a number of Marvel Studios royalty posed together at a restaurant. It included a bunch of notable Marvel folks, like “Infinity War” stars Don Cheadle, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Karen Gillan and Pom Klementieff, “Spider-Man: Homecoming” star Marisa Tomei, “Avengers 4” Executive Producer Trinh Tran, “Thor: Ragnarok” director Taika Waititi, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige, and Joe Russo.

That photo also included something of a teasing caption, which read, “Check out the bio…coming September 20th….”

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Check out the bio…coming September 20th…

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The reference to the “bio” in the caption led to a link in the Russos’ Instagram account’s profile, which gave the context that clarified the image: The restaurant is Simone, a Los Angeles spot that Joe Russo co-owns, and is opening on Sept. 20. Also featured in the photo is Simone’s chef, Jessica Largey.

So could it be that, with Simone’s opening Thursday, the Russos are teasing fans with something non-“Avengers” related? It’s possible, but doesn’t seem too likely — one would think messing with the hearts of “Infinity War” fans wouldn’t be great for a new restaurant’s business.

There’s no such luck of finding a link that explains it as of the time of this writing. And while lots of fans are trying to divine the message of the Russos’ photo, quite a few are just desperate for answers.

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I’ve been staring at this for thirty minutes.

— MT (@MasterTainment) September 19, 2018

WHAT DOES IT MEAN pic.twitter.com/NQyL0uYkHo

— Jordan (@ZeusLFC) September 19, 2018

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— Lula Madison (@LulaMadison) September 19, 2018

JUST REVEAL THE TITLE PLEASE pic.twitter.com/dKA4Kd9dar

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