‘Secret Headquarters’ Trailer: Owen Wilson Suits Up For More Superhero Action

If you can’t land a Marvel project of your own, do something new with as much Marvel talent as possible. Paramount+ is getting into the superhero game with Secret Headquarters, an original film led by Loki‘s Owen Wilson, and includes Ant-Man star Michael Pena, working from a story by Thor: The Dark WorldThor: Ragnarok, and X-Men writer Christopher Yost. He als

The film is directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman, the duo behind CatfishNerve, and the recent Netflix superhero movie Project Power. Co-written by Joost, Schulman, and Yost, Secret Headquarters centers on Charlie Kincaid, a kid who comes to believe that his father is a superhero after finding a hidden headquarters under their home.  Wilson plays the father, while Charlie is played by Walker Scobell, who recently starred in The Adam Project.

Also in the cast are Jesse Williams, Keith L. Williams, Lucius Baston, Charles Melton, Momona Tamada, and Abby James Witherspoon.

So, Owen Wilson as THE superhero and not just some guy in a suit? Could be cool. We’ll find out when Secret Headquarters hits Paramount+ on August 5th.



Travis Hopson has been reviewing movies before he even knew there was such a thing. Having grown up on a combination of bad '80s movies, pro wrestling, comic books, and hip-hop, Travis is uniquely positioned to geek out on just about everything under the sun. A vampire who walks during the day and refuses to sleep, Travis is the co-creator and lead writer for Punch Drunk Critics. He is also a contributor to Good Morning Washington, WBAL Morning News, and WETA Around Town. In the five minutes a day he's not working, Travis is also a voice actor, podcaster, and Twitch gamer. Travis is a voting member of the Critics Choice Association (CCA), Washington DC Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA), and Late Night programmer for the Lakefront Film Festival.