The Daily Geek: Optimus Prime, Jack Vance, Catwoman, Glenn Close, And More

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IT’S A TRUCK WITH FLAMES!

Here’s what Optimus Prime will look like in “Transformers 4.” He looks like Optimus Prime.

FOREVERNESS!

Sci-Fi author Jack Vance passed away on May 26 and tons of his fans have been paying tribute to the prolific author.

Go here to check out more.

CATWOMAN!

Did they really…?

THEY JUST DON’T EXIST!

Michelle Rodriguez discusses how there are female badasss female superheroes in comics:

I love all the great male superheroes,” says Rodriguez. “They’re awesome. I especially love the rebellious ones like the Punisher. Like when he went head to head with Spider-Man? That was so cool! … There aren’t a lot of chicks that I like at all in comics. As a matter of fact, in order to have one, I’d probably have to invent one. They just don’t exist now.

And Splash Page’s Brett White has some thoughts on that. (also see the above story)

GLENN CLOSE RUNS NOVA!

And in other news, she’s going to be in “Guardians of the Galaxy.” According to Splash Page:

Close will play “a leadership role in the Nova Corp, the intergalactic space patrol” of the Marvel Universe.

SHOGUN RISING!

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