Towelites! It’s time once again to round up the latest news from Marvel Studios!!!
The OFFICIAL plot synopsis for Avengers: Age of Ultron is here!! Are you ready for this!!!
Marvel Studios presents Avengers: Age of Ultron, the epic follow-up to the biggest Super Hero movie of all time. When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.
Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron stars Robert Downey Jr., who returns as Iron Man, along with Chris Evans as Captain America, Chris Hemsworth as Thor and Mark Ruffalo as The Hulk. Together with Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow and Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, and with the additional support of Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Cobie Smulders as Agent Maria Hill, the team must reassemble to defeat James Spader as Ultron, a terrifying technological villain hell-bent on human extinction. Along the way, they confront two mysterious and powerful newcomers, Wanda Maximoff, played by Elizabeth Olsen, and Pietro Maximoff, played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and meet an old friend in a new form when Paul Bettany becomes Vision.
Written and directed by Joss Whedon and produced by Kevin Feige, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series The Avengers, first published in 1963. Get set for an action-packed thrill ride when The Avengers return in Marvel’s Avengers:Age of Ultron on May 1, 2015.
A very important character has been cast in the upcoming Netflix series, Marvel’s Daredevil. Glenn Scott (Sucker Punch, Urban Cowboy) will play the character Stick, a blind martial artist who trains Matt Murdock during his path to becoming Daredevil. Stick was created by Frank Miller, Stick is also the mentor to another famous Daredevil character, Elektra.
We are still waiting on confirmation of if the femme fatale will be a part of the initial launch of the show and who will play her. Rosario Dawson is the top contender for this role. Look forward to our report from NYCC when the stars of this highly anticipated show hits the stage!“Stick is one of the most important figures in Matt Murdock’s life and Scott Glenn embodies all the qualities of someone so integral to this hero’s journey,” said Jeph Loeb, Marvel’s Head of Television. “There are few actors who could bring such the authenticity, gravitas and charisma to such a key role in Matt’s journey to become the super hero we call Daredevil.”
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will return to primetime TV in ONE WEEK!!! Today we have some amazing pictures from the first episode of season 2, entitled “Shadows”. That photo of Hayley Atwell’s Peggy Carter is beautiful and I can’t wait to watch her show starting this Winter! ONE WEEK!!!!!
That wraps things up for today Towelites! Check back with us tomorrow as Doc has a really special article planned about a certain set of special stones!!
Until next time, make mine Marvel Studios!