The long-awaited and much-anticipated super-hero epic, THE AVENGERS, finally hits theaters this week and gathers together some of the most revered and recognized characters in the Marvel Universe for what fans hope will be a comic-book movie for the ages. Written and directed by fanboy favorite JOSS WHEDON, the cast includes CHRIS HEMSWORTH, ROBERT DOWNEY JR., SCARLETT JOHANSSON, JEREMY RENNER, CHRIS EVANS, MARK RUFFALO, SAMUEL L. JACKSON, GWYNETH PALTROW and CLARK GREGG.
At the recent press conference to promote the upcoming film, CHRIS EVANS fielded questions about making the film and admitted that ROBERT DOWNEY JR. was a comic master when it came to improvising dialog. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
THE AVENGERS opens in theaters Friday