Tag Archives: Bruce Banner

Scarlett Johansson ain’t the only lady in Whedon’s “Avengers”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Move over, Scarlett Johansson. It seems your Black Widow character might not be the only femme fatale kicking her way through Joss Whedon’s “The Avengers.” While making the publicity rounds in Australia, the “Avengers” director reportedly told the press that Johansson would be the only lady superhero, but[...]

Joss Whedon talks casting choices for ‘The Avengers’

HollywoodNews.com: Joss Whedon’s take on the upcoming “Avengers” film adaptation is one of the most highly-anticipated projects in Hollywood. In a just-released red carpet interview, the geek god himself sheds a little more light on the casting choices for the film. When asked if he’s happy with all of the roles,[...]

Mark Ruffalo touches on Ed Norton controversy, compares Hulk to Hamlet

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: I haven’t seen a lot of direct quotes from Mark Ruffalo since the actor officially took over the role of Dr. Bruce Banner and his violent alter ego, The Incredible Hulk, from Ed Norton, so this interview posted over at EW has become a must-read for Marvel[...]

So what was the point of that again? Marvel to not hire Edward Norton as Bruce Banner in Joss Whedon’s The Avengers.

By Scott Mendelson hollywoodnews.com: Two summers ago, Marvel rebooted a franchise that grossed $245 million on a $130 million budget (funded by Universal). Said reboot, intended to be a more audience-pleasing (ie – dumbed down) variation on a the Incredible Hulk, ended up grossing just $263 million worldwide on a $160[...]