April 14, 2015 | 12:18 p.m.
It was a Marvel family reunion at Tuesday night’s world premiere of “Avengers: Age of Ultron” in Hollywood. Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner and the rest of the “Ultron” cast were joined by past, present and future Marvel Studios stars on the red carpet at the Dolby Theatre. ———— For the Record April 15, 4:05 p.m.: This story states that “Avengers: Age of Ultron” will conclude the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s second phase. “Age of Ultron” is Marvel’s penultimate Phase 2 film. The last film is “Ant-Man.” ———— “Ultron” costars Samuel L. Jackson, Don Cheadle, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, James Spader, Julie Delpy and Claudia Kim made appearances, as well as “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” cast members including Ming-Na Wen, Clark Gregg, Elizabeth Henstridge, Adrianne Palicki and more. Likewise, newcomers to the Marvel Cinematic Universe such as Paul Rudd […]
April 13, 2015 | 12:26 p.m.
The Avengers are assembling in Hollywood, and Marvel fans have a front-row seat thanks to the magic of the Internet. The world premiere of Marvel’s upcoming sequel “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” is scheduled to be streamed live today at 6:30 p.m. PT/9:30 p.m. ET at Marvel.com/AvengersPremiere Viewers can watch Earth’s mightiest superheroes — including Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Mark Ruffalo (Hulk), Chris Evans (Captain America), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye) and more — as they hit the red carpet at Los Angeles’ Dolby Theatre. The live stream will also include the debut of an exclusive new clip from the film, directed by Joss Whedon. Fellow Marvel stars including Paul Rudd, Jaimie Alexander, Chadwick Boseman, Clark Gregg, Iain De Caestecker, Chloe Bennet, Frank Grillo, Elden Henson, Elizabeth Henstridge, Neal McDonough, Adrianne Palicki, Ming-Na Wen and others are also scheduled to appear. The […]
April 24, 2014 | 2:00 p.m.
Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx and more stars from Sony’s “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ walked the red carpet tonight for the film’s New York premiere. Due in theaters May 2, the new $200-million production — directed like its predecessor, 2012’s “The Amazing Spider-Man,” by Marc Webb — Garfield’s wall-crawling hero is beset by numerous threats, chief among them Foxx’s Electro, an incandescent-blue bad guy who wields the ability to control the power grid. Yet even as he must try to contain the damage Electro inflicts across Manhattan, Peter Parker struggles to learn more about his own past, including his father’s inexplicable demise. He’s also wrestling with his relationship with Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone), attempting to balance his feelings for her with his desire to keep her out of harm’s way. Plus there’s the matter of an old friend, Harry […]