Avengers: Age of Ultron Reveals New UK Release Date
The countdown begins for Avengers 2...
The countdown has begun! Marvel announced today that the Avengers sequel, Age of Ultron, will open a year today in the UK.
The release date has been moved forward by a week, to 24 April, ensuring fans will have a chance to see the superhero super group on the big screen seven days ahead of their US counterparts.
The flick will see Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth and Scarlett Johansson reprise their roles as Iron Man, Captain America, Thor and the Black Widow. Avengers director Joss Whedon returns to direct the sequel.
Samuel L Jackon, Jeremy Renner and Mark Ruffalo will also return to the franchise and this time they will be joined by Marvel Universe newcomers Aaron Taylor Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen as Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch.
The first Avengers film made over $1.5 billion at the box office following its release in 2012.