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Will Scarlett Johansson’s Pregnancy Affect “The Avengers” Sequel?; Future Spin-off?

March 13, 20140 Comments

Ever since the announcement that Scarlett Johansson is pregnant, the internet speculated that her role in The Avengers: Age of Ultron would be fast-tracked, minimal or push back production. However, in the following interviews it appears that everything is going ahead as planned. “Everything for Avengers 2 — we’re full steam ahead,” Johansson told The Huffington Post during the Captain America: […]

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Thomas Kretschmann Cast As New Villain In “The Avengers: Age Of Ultron”

January 16, 2014

It looks like Ultron won’t be the only villain in Marvel‘s THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON. Thomas Kretschmann (King Kong, NBC’s Dracula) has been cast as another antagonist in the comic book sequel reports THR. Kretschmann will be playing the role of Baron Wolfgang Von Strucker, a high-ranking officer of HYDRA, the organization run by Red Skull […]

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James Spader Discusses Playing Ultron In “The Avengers 2”

October 1, 2013

During a press conference for NBC‘s new drama series The Blacklist, actor James Spader was asked about his upcoming role as Utron in Joss Whedon’s THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON. When asked what intrigued him about joining the highly-anticipated sequel, Spader explained, “Well, I had met with Kevin Feige a couple of years ago and just told […]

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James Spader Cast As Ultron In “The Avengers 2”

August 29, 2013

Marvel has announced that James Spader has signed on to play the villain in writer/director Joss Whedon’s THE AVENGERS 2: AGE OF ULTRON. No word on if Spader will perform motion-capture to play the evil robot (as Mark Ruffalo does for The Hulk), or simply provide the character’s voice. Joss Whedon recently went into some […]

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Would Joss Whedon Be Willing To Kill Off An Avenger?

August 26, 2013

While discussing Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. with Entertainment Weekly, director/writer Joss Whedon was asked if he’d ever kill off one of the lead characters. They somewhat “killed” off Agent Coulson, but would the studio be okay with saying goodbye to Iron Man or Captain America in The Avengers: Age of Ultron? “I’m always joking about that. Um…maybe?” says […]

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