Al Sotack

Al Sotack is a contributing writer to Heavy covering Marvel. He is geeky about comics, fiction, music and cocktails. He lives in Brooklyn, where he is a partner at Jupiter Disco. Follow him on twitter @alsotack and email him at
  • Former Hulk Speaks Out On Being Passed Over By Marvel and Possibly Returning to the Role

    The Hulk is among the most iconic and important of Marvel Superheroes. Since his introduction in the comics in 1962, the Stan Lee and Jack Kirby creation has been adapted to animation, television, and film. The character's popularity and importance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe was not diminished by the role being recast in the middle of the series when Mark Ruffalo took over the reins of the green hero from Ed Norton.

  • Marvel Star Engaged to Rock Star Andrew WK

  • Stan Lee Advised Writer to Walk Away From Marvel

  • Robert Downey Jr. Shares Tragic Loss

  • On Set Photos Show First Look at Ethan Hawke in His Mysterious Marvel Role

  • Thor Director Taika Waititi Will Star as History’s Most Famous Pirate

    The Marvel director Taika Waititi will play the most famous pirate in history, Blackbeard in HBO's upcoming "Our Flag Means Death."

  • Robert Downey Jr Scores DC Comics Role

  • LEAK: Photos of Ms. Marvel, the Teenage Muslim Superhero

  • Is Julia Louis-Dreyfus Returning to the MCU?

  • The Best Streaming Marvel Content Right Now Outside the MCU

  • Captain America 4 Is Coming and the Team from ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’ are Writing It

    Captain America 4 will be the newest entry in the Captain America franchise, a radically different landscape at the tail end of the show, and showrunner and lead writer Malcolm Spellman and cowriter Dalan Musson will be writing it.

  • Hilarious New M.O.D.O.K. Trailer Features The Avengers and a Surprise Villain

  • Who Is The New Mandarin?

  • Rumors & Speculation: Are the Thunderbolts Coming to the MCU?

  • Oscar Isaac is Smashing Skulls and Licking Knives as the Mysterious Moon Knight

  • Method Man , Killer Mike and Chris Claremont Talk Magneto Being Right and the Racial Slur in a Controversial X-Men

  • Merch Leak Has Big Implications for the MCU

  • The Real Difference Between Steve Rogers and John Walker

  • Controversial YouTuber Jordan Peterson Reacts to Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Red Skull

  • Who Is Owen Wilson Playing In ‘Loki?’

    Marvel's new "Loki" trailer features the actor in a mysterious new role in the MCU.

  • Brie Larson Posts Insane Workouts

  • A Major X-Men Location Just Appeared in the MCU

  • Fan Theory About Super Soldier Serum Could Impact The Hulk

  • Russell Crowe Joins Cast of Thor: Love and Thunder

  • Why Marvel’s Anthony Mackie Lashed Out at Spike Lee

    Anthony Mackie is the actor portraying Falcon in Disney Plus' series "Falcon and the Winter Soldier."