Watch Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War production kick off in an all new featurette
Marvel have officially began production for Avengers: Infinity War, and the studio have released an announcement by means of a brand new featurette showing behind the scenes interviews with several of the cast members, including Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/Iron Man), Tom Holland (Peter Parker/Spider-man), and Chris Pratt (Peter Quill/Star-lord). Additionally, Marvel president Kevin Feige, directors Anthony and Joe Russo, and writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus reveal details about Infinity War and the current state of The Avengers team, the MCU and its phases, Thanos, and much more.
In what Kevin Feige describes as “the culmination of the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe”, the studio is bringing all of the biggest heroes imaginable for Avengers: Infinity War and its untitled Avengers 4 follow up for an event that will undoubtedly be unlike anything fans have seen before.
Watch the new featurette below:
Anthony and Joe Russo are directing, from a screenplay by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The confirmed cast includes Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Jeremy Renner, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Holland, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Sebastian Stan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Brie Larson, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Pom Klementieff, Benicio Del Toro, Sean Gunn, and Josh Brolin as Thanos. Likely but unconfirmed are Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Anthony Mackie, Paul Rudd, Don Cheadle, and Chadwick Boseman. Furthermore the studio are reportedly considering Peter Dinklage for an undisclosed role. Evangeline Lilly will not appear in Infinity War, but is expected to appear in the follow up.
Avengers: Infinity War and its untitled sequel are filming back-to-back with release dates of May 4, 2018 and May 3, 2019.
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