Coming off the two-week success of the movie The Avengers, Disney has already announced that a sequel is in the making. While on a conference call with shareholders, Disney’s CEO Bob Iger, assured the investors that the movie was in the works.
The Avengers, which opened up in the US on May 4th, has broken box office records and has already made $700 million worldwide. Reportedly, the sequel film will follow the Iron Man 3 2013 release, the Thor 2 release, and the expected 2014 release of Captain America 2.
Marvel’s The Avengers (titled Avengers Assemble in the UK and Ireland) is a 2012 American superhero film produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. It is the sixth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film is written and directed by Joss Whedon and features an ensemble cast that includes Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Cobie Smulders, Stellan Skarsgård and Samuel L. Jackson. In The Avengers, Nick Fury, director of the peacekeeping organization S.H.I.E.L.D., recruits Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor to form a team that must stop Thor’s brother Loki from enslaving the human race (Wiki).
There isn’t any other news on the sequel at this time…