Production Update: Marvel Release Date

Published on March 12th, 2009

crimsondynamoAlthough Marvel Entertainment are keeping quiet about it Variety has announced that Mickey Rourke will be joining the cast of Iron Man 2 playing Crimson Dynamo.

The film, set for a May 2010 release, also stars Robert Downey Jr. (like DUH!), Sam Rockwell and Samuel L Jackson with Scarlett Johansson replacing British actress Emily Blunt as Black Widow.

UPDATE

In an official announcement made earlier this morning, Marvel announced a new schedule for its upcoming slate of films, with many of the projects delayed. Yet  “Iron Man 2 ” with its original release date (May 7, 2010) Here is the new release dates for Marvel movies and what to take from the revised schedule.

  • Iron Man 2 will stick to its May 7, 2010, release date.
  • Thor June 17, 2011, almost a year later than its original release date of July 16, 2010.
  • The First Avenger Captain America will hit theaters on July 22, 2011, instead of May 6, 2011.
  • The Avengers  will now hit theaters May 4, 2012, instead of July 15, 2011.

Mathew Hyde
Mathew@comicimpact.com