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Avengers Assemble: The Best Superhero Movie Ever?

Forget 'The Hunger Games', The Avengers could prove to be one of 2012's biggest movies after it received unanimous praise from critics. The film stars Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L Jackson, Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans,...

Jessica Chastain In Talks To Join Iron Man 3

Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain is being tipped to star in the forthcoming production of Iron Man 3 according to Hollywood Reporter. The next instalment in the series of Marvel Studios' comic book adaptations is set...

Jessica Chastain In Talks For Iron Man 3 Role

Jessica Chastain is in talks to star in 'Iron Man 3'.The 'Help' actress is said to have returned to negotiations for the film - which stars Robert Downey Jr. in the titular role - and...

Joss Whedon: I Relate To 'Messed Up' Avengers

Joss Whedon felt he could relate to the 'Avengers Assemble' characters because they are ''really messed up people''. The writer-and-director thinks the superheroes are a ''fine reflection'' of him and he ''loved'' helming the movie...

Guy Pearce Lands Iron Man Role

Guy Pearce has landed a role in 'Iron Man 3'.The 'Lockout' actor is in final talks to star in the forthcoming superhero sequel - which sees Robert Downey Jr. return as inventor Tony Stark and...

Chris Hemsworth Was Apprehensive Avengers Role

Chris Hemsworth was initially apprehensive about starring in 'Avengers Assemble'.The actor admits he wasn't sure about taking on the role of Thor in the superhero ensemble movie because there were so many big names in...

Guy Pearce In Talks To Join Iron Man 3 Cast

Aussie actor Guy Pearce is in talks to join Robert Downey, JR., Gwyneth Paltrow and Sir Ben Kingsley in Iron Man 3.The Memento star is slated to play geneticist Aldrich Killian - the man behind...

Avengers Star Mark Ruffalo Regrets Googling Himself

The Avengers start Mark Ruffalo has spoken of his regret at going online to determine the fans reaction to the announcement that he had been cast as The Hulk. During a press conference at the...

Robert Downey Jr's Iron Man Caffeine Help

Robert Downey Jr. relied on caffeine to keep him going while portraying Iron Man. The 47-year-old actor got ''tired'' on the set of 'Avengers Assemble' as he reprised his role as the superhero for the...

Avengers Assemble Superheroes Hit London Premiere

Thousands of fans turned out to catch a glimpse of some of the biggest stars in Hollywood for the European premiere of the Avengers Assemble in London on Thursday (April 19, 2012). Stars including Robert...

Robert Downey Jr. 'Misses' Son

Robert Downey Jr. has ''missed'' his son ''a lot'' while promoting 'Avengers Assemble'. The 47-year-old actor - who already has son Indio, 18, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer - and his spouse Susan Levin welcomed baby...

Mark Ruffalo Felt Pressure Playing The Hulk

Mark Ruffalo felt ''pressure'' portraying The Hulk in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. The 44-year-old actor took on the role of the green monster for the first time in the superhero movie, but he was nervous about...

Downey, Jr. Battled 'Thousands Of Forms Of Fear' Ahead Of Baby's Birth

Iron Man star Robert Downey, JR. was wracked with nerves as he prepared to become a father for the second time earlier this year (12), revealing he battled "thousands of forms of fear" in the...

Chris Hemsworth: Downey Jr Is The Avengers 'Godfather'

Chris Hemsworth regards Robert Downey Jr. as the ''godfather'' of superhero team The Avengers. The 28-year-old actor - who stars as Thor in the forthcoming 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' movie - looked up to the 47-year-old...

Robert Downey Jr Had Parenthood Fears

Robert Downey Jr. was nervous about becoming a father again.The 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' actor - who already has son Indio, 18, with ex-wife Deborah Falconer - and wife Susan Levin welcomed son Exton Elias into...

'Iron Man 3' Set To Be Co-produced In China

'Iron Man 3' will be co-produced between Disney and a Chinese partner, it's been revealed, as the American film industry continues to try and utilise the hitherto largely untapped but vast Chinese market. Though America's...

Liam Hemsworth Goes Head-to-head With Brother At Box Office

When Avengers Assemble finally opens at the box office on May 4, 2012, there'll be more than the usual film industry one-upmanship at stake. There'll be some serious kudos on offer in the sibling rivalry...

Mark Ruffalo's Online Mistake

Mark Ruffalo admits it was a ''mistake'' to read what fans thought of his casting as The Hulk in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. Unlike the rest of the characters in the ensemble film - which stars...

Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Engaged, At Last

Angelina Jolie and long-time partner Brad Pitt are finally engaged, according the Hollywood Reporter. A Beverly Hills jeweller by the name of Robert Procop confirmed that he designed a custom engagement ring for Angelina, at...

The Avengers Shoot Final Scene At Movie's Premiere?

The much-hyped Avengers movie had its Hollywood premiere on Wednesday night (April 11, 2012), in front of the usual mix of industry professionals, celebrities and junket press, though it appears Joss Whedon isn't done with...

Robert Downey Jr. Drives 9m Car To Premiere

Robert Downey Jr. arrived at the world premiere for 'The Avengers' in a $9 million car.The actor - who plays the role of Tony Stark and his alter-ego Iron Man in the highly anticipated action...

Chris Evans Reveals His First Celebrity Crush

Chris Evans, the American actor who stars as Captain American in the forthcoming movie The Avengers, may not be such a masculine action-hero after all. In a new interview with Details magazine, a candid Evans...

The Avengers Premiere: Downey Jr Arrives In $9 Million Supercar

The world premiere of The Avengers took place last night in Hollywood (April 11, 2012). It was a star-studded affair, but of course, it is a star-studded film; an ambitious attempt by Joss Whedon to...

Downey, Jr. Enjoys First Date Since Son's Birth

Robert Downey, JR. and his wife Susan enjoyed their first date night since their baby son's birth by attending The Avengers premiere in Los Angeles together on Wednesday night (11Apr12).The actor, who has a teenage...

Downey, Jr. Acts Like Iron Man At Home

Robert Downey, JR. often stays in character as Iron Man hero Tony Stark after he finishes filming, much to the annoyance of his wife.The actor has played the wealthy inventor-turned superhero in two Iron Man...

Chris Evans Preferred Bugs Bunny To Superheroes

Chris Evans preferred Bugs Bunny to superhero comics when he was a child.The 30-year-old actor is reprising his role as Captain America in superhero blockbuster 'Avengers Assemble' but although he loves playing Steve Rogers and...

Scarlett Johansson's Mental Challenge

Scarlett Johansson had to ''mentally challenge'' herself to get beaten up every day on the set of 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'. The 27-year-old actress plays the role of Black Widow in the forthcoming Joss Whedon-directed action...

Mark Ruffalo's Gorilla Impression

Mark Ruffalo based his performance in 'Marvel Avengers Assemble' on gorillas. The 'Kids Are All Right' actor portrays Bruce Banner/The Hulk in the forthcoming film, and he admits he watched videos of the great apes...

Ben Kingsley To Star In Iron Man 3

Sir Ben Kingsley is to appear in 'Iron Man 3'.The 'Hugo' actor is in final negotiations to star in the forthcoming Marvel Blockbuster as an enemy of Tony Stark/ Iron Man - who is played...

Mark Ruffalo's Superhero Costume Problems

Mark Ruffalo felt like an ''asshole'' wearing a leotard while shooting 'Marvel Avengers Assemble'.The 'Kids Are All Right' actor plays Bruce Banner/The Hulk in the forthcoming Marvel movie - alongside Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr.,...

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