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Did 'WandaVision' Have a Live Audience? See How They Made It Happen!

While watching the new Marvel series WandaVision on Disney+, you might be wondering if there was actually a live audience or if a laugh track was used.

The new series pays homage to specific eras of television sitcoms with the first episode set in the 1950s and mirroring The Dick Van Dyke Show. The second episode pays homage to Bewitched and takes place in the 1960s.

The third episode will take place in the 1970s and it has been said that future episodes will evoke The Office, Modern Family, and Full House.

A live audience was actually used for the first episode of the series!

“It was insanity,” Elizabeth Olsen told EW about filming with a live audience. “There was something very meta for my own life because I would visit those tapings as a kid, where my sisters were working [on Full House].”

“We were all so high by the end of it, we wanted to keep on running the show,” Paul Bettany added. “Maybe take it out on tour or something. WandaVision on ice.”

A new featurette was released and it shows the audience on set!

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What Time Are 'WandaVision' Episodes Added to Disney+? Premiere Details Revealed!

The Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first television series, WandaVision, is about to premiere on Disney Plus and we have all the details you need to know!

Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany reprise their roles as Wanda Maximoff and Vision in the new series, which is a throwback to the classic sitcoms of the past.

The show is reportedly very different than what most people expect from the Marvel films you’ve loved in theaters, but critics have been raving about the show!

The first two episodes premiere on Friday (January 15) and the rest of the nine episodes will debut weekly.

Click inside to find out what time the episodes will be added to Disney+… More Here! »

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Here's Why Paul Bettany's Vision Was in Blue Face Makeup for Some 'WandaVision' Scenes

Paul Bettany is sharing some behind-the-scenes secrets from the set of his new show WandaVision!

In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Paul explained that because the show is black and white, WandaVision‘s makeup department had to change up his character Vision’s regular hue.

“In the black-and-white stuff in WandaVision, I am blue in real life,” Paul said. “They made me blue because it looked more like that purple, aubergine color you’re expecting. It somehow didn’t look right when I was red, in black and white.”

Paul stars alongside Elizabeth Olsen in the new Disney+ series, which is being billed as “a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Olsen) and Vision (Bettany) – two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives – begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.”

The 49-year old actor also shared the labor intensive process of removing the makeup after a shoot. Paul explained, “Actually, getting it off seemed to be the really tricky thing because it takes a long time. It’s an over-an-hour process of taking the makeup off, and we found that the thing that really helped us be gentle with my bella faccia was to spend 20 minutes in a sauna with a glass of wine.”

Fans can tune in to Disney+ on January 15 to catch the premiere of WandaVision.

WandaVision has been getting rave reviews from critics – click here to read what they had to say!

Paul Bettany Says Fans Will Find Out How Vision Is Back in 'WandaVision'

Paul Bettany is opening up about being part of WandaVision, seeing as how Vision was killed by Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War.

Speaking to TVLine, the 49-year-old star shared a piece of advice for fans panicking over it.

“Trust in Marvel,” Paul says. “We got ya. Everybody, stop working so hard to figure it out. Buckle in and love it, and it will take you on a ride. All of these things are going to be explained.”

Paul did note in the interview that when he was first approached about the series, he actually thought he was getting fired.

“I walked into the office, and I said, ‘Kevin, it’s been great, no hard feelings, thank you so much, I’ve loved my journey,’” he recalled, but that wasn’t the case at all.

Paul did tease more of the show, saying that Vision and Wanda are just “as confused as you are.”

“At some point, Vision begins to think, ‘Gosh, there’s just something wrong in this town,’ and he starts to investigate. And of course, the ‘real’ world and this world are on a collision course, and there is an epic denouement for the whole thing,” he says. “Be sure, we are heading somewhere massive.”

WandaVision premieres on Friday, January 15 and will debut episodes on a weekly basis.

See what critics are saying about the show here…

'WandaVision' Is Being Praised By Critics in First Reactions to Disney+ Series

We’re one week away from the premiere of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first Disney+ series WandaVision and the first reactions have arrived.

A select group of critics have been given access to the first three episodes of the nine episode limited series.

WandaVision is being billed as “a blend of classic television and the Marvel Cinematic Universe in which Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) – two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives – begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.”

Critics are saying that the show is “truly unlike anything the MCU has put out before” and Elizabeth is being singled out for giving one of the best performances of her career so far.

The first two episodes of WandaVision will premiere on Disney+ on January 15.

Click inside to read all of the reactions from critics… More Here! »

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'WandaVision's Theme Song Premieres In Brand New TV Spot - Listen Here!

Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany are all dressed up for a magic show in the brand new TV spot for WandaVision, coming to Disney+ sooner than you think.

In addition to brand new scenes being revealed in the TV spot, the theme song also debuted.

The track, which was written by Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, who are the couple behind the Frozen and Coco soundtracks.

WandaVision is such a cool, strange, one-of-a-kind project,” Robert shared about writing the song for the show. “When the director, Matt Shakman — an old friend from my college days — pitched it to us, we didn’t have to think about it. We loved the bright feeling of American sitcoms mixed with the deep sense of unease the story had, and it was a really inviting challenge to help set that tone.”

The series will center on Wanda Maximoff and Vision – two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives – begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.

Randall Park, Kat Dennings and Teyonah Parris are returning to the Marvel world, with Kathryn Hahn, Debra Jo Rupp, and Fred Melamed also starring.

WandaVision will premiere on January 15.

Kathryn Hahn's Character is Introduced in New 'WandaVision' Trailer - Watch!

We’re just a few short weeks away from the premiere of WandaVision!

Disney+ released a new trailer for their upcoming Marvel series starring Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany.

WandaVision is set in the 1950s after the events of Avengers: Endgame, and will center on Wanda Maximoff aka Scarlet Witch (Olsen) and Vision (Bettany) living in the suburban town of Westview.

In the new trailer, viewers are introduced to Kathryn Hahn‘s character, who is an overly cheery and nosy neighbor.

At one point in the trailer, Kathryn‘s character asks to pause and redo the scene she’s in with Wanda and Vision.

WandaVision will be premiering on Disney+ starting on Friday, January 15.

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