Axel-In-Charge: Extending "Secret Wars," Excitement for a "Totally Awesome Hulk"
Marvel has premiered new characters posters for The Avengers, released last night as tickets for midnight screenings went on sale in select cities across the United States. You’ll notice that most of the images have been pulled from the poster that debuted late last month, with Captain America presumably being lifted from a still. Also, there’s no Nick Fury or Thor … yet. I’m guessing they’ll pop up later today.
Directed by Joss Whedon, The Avengers stars Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Chris Evans as Captain America, Mark Ruffalo as the Incredible Hulk, Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow, Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Clark Gregg as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson, Cobie Smulders as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Maria Hill and Stellan Skarsgård as Dr. Selvig. The film opens May 4.