Good news for fans of the Marvel universe! Robert Downey, Jr. has agreed to reprise his role as Iron Man in two of the upcoming sequels for The Avengers. Exciting news for fans of the franchise everywhere.
The Avengers 2 is set to hit theaters in May 2015 and will have Joss Whedon returning as its director. All four of the main Avengers stars played by Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo are expected to return to the franchise for filming.
Marvel’s official website said that Avengers 2 will show “favorites from the first Avengers film and new Marvel characters never before seen on the big screen.”
Are you excited for The Avengers 2? Are you happy that Robert Downey, Jr. has officially sealed the deal to return as Tony Stark/Iron Man? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.