Robert Downey Jr Signs For Two More Avengers Movies
Star to reprise role as Tony Stark/Iron Man for director Joss Whedon...
The Hollywood star was announced yesterday by Marvel Studios to have signed up to reprise the key role in both The Avengers 2 and The Avengers 3.
The second Marvel ensemble movie is due to go into production next spring and to hit cinemas in 2015.
Director Joss Whedon had said recently that RDJ's presence in the sequel was non-negotiable.
And it is also expected that Chris Hemsworth will return as Thor, Chris Evans as Captain America, Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk and Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye.
Iron Man 3 is the biggest movie of 2013 so far in terms of takings.