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Robert Downey Jr. Suits Up As Iron Man 3 Filming Begins

Marvel Studio announced today that the IRON MAN franchise starring Robert Downey Jr would become a trilogy, with filming already underway in Wilmington, N.C.The studio, run by the Disney Corporation, has also revealed the first...

Iron Man 3: Iron Patriot To Be Introduced?

With 'The Avengers' currently destroying all before it at the Box Office, it seems that the time is ripe for Marvel and Walt Disney to press on with unveiling plans of their continued partnership, and...

Iron Man 3 Villain: Ben Kingsley As Mandarin?

'Iron Man 3' has begun filming in Wilmington, North Carolina, with details of the movie being kept safely under wraps - until now. The Latino Review report that filming took place outside for the first...

Guy Pearce Will Be Main Iron Man 3 Villain

Guy Pearce will play the main villain in 'Iron Man 3'. The Australian actor is set to star as scientist Aldrich Killian - the man responsible for creating the Extremis project which he will use...

Will 'Men In Black 3' Success Mean 'Men In Black 4'?

As has been widely reported, 'Men in Black 3' did what 'Dark Shadows', 'Battleships' and 'The DICtator' have all failed to do in recent weeks - topple 'The Avengers' from the top of the U.S....

Jon Favreau Returning To Iron Man 3 - As An Actor

Filmmaker Jon Favreau is making a return to the Iron Man franchise - to reprise his onscreen role as Robert Downey, JR.'s bodyguard sidekick.Favreau directed the first two installments of the Marvel comics movie adaptation,...

Jon Favreau Returns For Iron Man 3, As Happy Hogan

Jon Favreau may have relinquished the director's chair for Iron Man 3 but he's clearly not washed his hands of the project entirely as he'll be appearing on the other side of the camera. The...

Justin Bieber Up For Teen Choice Awards

Justin Bieber has been nominated for five Teen Choice Awards.The 'Never Say Never' hitmaker has received the highest individual number of nominations for the annual ceremony - Choice Male Artist, Choice Fashion Icon: Male, Choice...

Robert Downey Jr Lands $50 Million Payout For Avengers

Robert Downey Jr is reportedly receiving a whopping $50 million paycheck for playing Iron Man in the hugely successful Avengers Assemble. According to a report today (May 16, 2012), the 47 year-old actor is commanding...

The Avengers: Which Movies Can Gross More In 2012?

As fans of Marvel's new superhero movie will know, 'The Avengers' has now taken over $1 billion at the worldwide box-office, putting it in similar company to the likes of 'Toy Story 3', the Harry...

Robert Downey Jr In Talks For El Presidente Role

Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Cruise are in talks to star in 'El Presidente'. The 'Avengers Assemble' star and the 'Rock of Ages' actor are wanted by director Jay Roach to lead the Warner Bros....

Cobie Smulders To Marry In September

'The Avengers' star Cobie Smulders has set a wedding date in September, more than three years after becoming engaged.The 30-year-old actress' comedian partner Taran Killam proposed over the Christmas break in 2008, and she gave...

The Avengers Sequel Confirmed After $207 Million Opening

A sequel to the record breaking 'Avengers' movie has officially been given the green-light, following the enormous success of Joss Whedon's comic book epic. The movie - starring Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson and Mark...

Will 'The Avengers' $200 Million Opening Be Beaten In July?

Joss Whedon's all-conquering superhero movie 'The Avengers' has broken the record for the biggest U.S. opening of all time, taking $200 million during its first weekend in theaters. In the end, the movie starring Robert...

Tim Burton Hints Beetlejuice 2 Involvement

Tim Burton says he might work on a 'Beetlejuice' sequel if the script is ''interesting''.The filmmaker helmed the original horror movie - which starred Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis - in 1988 and he has...

Robert Downey Jr. Compares Baby To Bad Date

Robert Downey Jr. says having a baby is like being on a ''bad date with somebody who is really small''.The 'Avengers Assemble' star's wife Susan Levin gave birth to their son Exton three months ago...

Robert Downey, Jr. Shares First Baby Photos

Actor Robert Downey, JR. has delighted fans after sharing the first photos of his newborn baby during a U.S. TV interview on Thursday (03May12).The Iron Man star, who welcomed son Exton Elias with his producer...

'The Avengers' Kicks Off Huge Year For Comic Book Fans

Comic book fans are gearing up for a huge year, with The Avengers - starring Robert Downey Jr and Mark Ruffalo - already breaking records at the box-office. Early tracking estimates suggest the Marvel epic...

Free Comic Book Day Is A Double-win For Avengers Fans

2012 is fast becoming a fantastic year for comic book fans. The highly anticipated big-screen adaptation of The Avengers is just one of several blockbuster movies set to hit cinema screens across the globe this...

Robert Pattinson To Land Rover Role

Robert Pattinson and Guy Pearce are to co-star in 'Rover'.The 'Twilight Saga' hunk and the 'Prometheus' actor are in negotiations to appear in 'Animal Kingdom' director David Michod's next movie.The film - which has been...

Samuel L Jackson Is The Quiet Star Of 'The Avengers'

Samuel L Jackson has sailed under the radar somewhat during the promotion of 'The Avengers' - which looks set to have taken $400 million worldwide by Monday (May 7, 2012). The Hollywood veteran plays the...

Scarlett Johansson Receives Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Scarlett Johansson has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.'The Avengers' star was joined by her co-star in the Marvel's movie, Jeremy Renner, when she acknowledged the prestigious accolade yesterday (02.05.12).Jeremy - who...

Chris Hemsworth Heaps Praise On 'Avengers' Co-star Robert Downey Jr

Chris Hemsworth was among the 'Avengers' stars who've heaped praise on Robert Downey Jr on his handling of the key role in the film, admitting that without him the movie wouldn't have been what it...

Scarlett Johansson: Everyone's Going Crazy About The Catsuit

Scarlett Johansson spent months training to get in shape to play the Black Widow in the forthcoming Avengers movie, not least because she had to squeeze into a black cat-suit. Naturally curvy, Johansson had to...

Scarlett Johansson Claims Avengers Role Is Not Sexy, Despite Catsuit

Scarlett Johansson claims her character in 'Avengers Assemble' is not sexy.The 27-year-old actress dons a catsuit to the play the role of Black Widow in the action adventure film, but does not believe that makes...

Chris Evans Credits Robert Downey, Jr. With Avengers Success

Chris Evans has credited Robert Downey, JR. with the success of The Avengers, insisting his happy demeanour inspired the rest of the cast and crew.The film has been a big hit with critics ahead of...

Robert Downey, Jr. Honours 9/11 Heroes At The Avengers Screening

Robert Downey, JR. honoured the "real heroes" of New York City by dedicating the Tribeca Film Festival screening of The Avengers to the emergency workers of 9/11.The cast of the superhero blockbuster turned out in...

Marvel Boss Wants Iron Man To Follow In James Bond's Footsteps

Marvel boss Kevin Feige is convinced the Iron Man series can continue as successfully as the Bond movies, even if Robert Downey, JR. decides to leave the franchise in the future.The actor has played billionaire...

'The Avengers' Sweeps Worldwide Markets In Portent For U.s. Release

In a portent of what's surely to come for the U.S. Box Office, the superhero film 'The Avengers' has been cleaning up at worldwide box offices, smashing last week's widespread number one 'Battleship' down into...

Robert Downey, Jr. Wants Iron Man Role For Himself

Robert Downey, JR. is reluctant to quit making Iron Man movies because he would hate seeing another actor playing his iconic role.The once troubled actor's Hollywood comeback was complete with the release of 2008's Iron...

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