Must Watch! The Panel for Marvel Studios’ THE AVENGERS from NYCC 2011

Just last week, we brought you the first official trailer for the Joss Whedon (Serenity, Firefly) directed Marvel Studios film, The Avengers. That trailer went on to score an iTunes record, having been downloaded over 10 million times in its first 24 hours online.

Over the weekend, NYCC 2011 took place at The Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan and some of The Avengers, along with Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige made an appearance for a panel hosted by Chris Hardwick. Check out video of the panel below!

Video: The Avengers movie panel @ New York Comic Con 2011

video via Sean Long @


Marvel Studios presents in association with Paramount Pictures “Marvel’s The Avengers”–the Super Hero team up of a lifetime, featuring iconic Marvel Super Heroes Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow. When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner and Samuel L. Jackson, and directed by Joss Whedon, “Marvel’s The Avengers” is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series “The Avengers,” first published in 1963 and a comics institution ever since. Prepare yourself for an exciting event movie, packed with action and spectacular special effects, when “Marvel’s The Avengers” assemble in summer 2012. In “Marvel’s The Avengers,” superheroes team up to pull the world back from the brink of disaster when an unexpected enemy threatens global security.

The Avengers starring Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Jeremy Renner, Clark Gregg and Tom Hiddleston is slated to hit theaters on May 4th, 2012.

Jason Moore
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