The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Iron Man himself, Robert Downey Jr., is set to appear in the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming as Tony Stark, aka Iron Man. The pair share some screen time in the upcoming Captain America: Civil War and their relationship will be further expanded on in the 2017 film.
Marking a major twist to the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s “Phase Three,” Variety is reporting that Robert Downey Jr. is close to joining the cast of Captain America 3 as Tony Stark and that the film will launch elements of the hit comic book crossover event, “Civil War” in the MCU!
The Hollywood Reporter today brings word that Iron Man 3 and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang‘s Shane Black will write and direct a Predator reboot for 20th Century Fox!. According to the trade, Black is directing and writing the treatment for the film, which will then be scripted in full by Fred Dekker (with whom Black worked on Monster Squad).
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang and Iron Man 3 writer/director Shane Black is prepping his next feature, a 1970s-set film noir titled The Nice Guys. TheWrap today reports that Russell Crowe and Ryan Gosling are being eyed for roles in the project, although the outlet notes that discussions are decidedly nascent.
It looks like Paul Bettany might very well have an expanded presence in Joss Whedon’s upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron. England’s The Daily Mail first reported and then Variety quickly confirmed that the actor will play android team member The Vision in the May 1, 2015 release.
In an interview with The Belfast Telegraph to promote the upcoming Ender’s Game, Iron Man 3 actor spoke of a planned return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
This time last year, we posted our Heroes of 2012 feature, comparing in various categories The Avengers, The Amazing Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Rises to see which was the Summer’s best superhero movie. Now, we’re doing the same for Iron Man 3, Man of Steel and The Wolverine. Which will be triumphant?