Paul Bettany Hooks Up With “Avengers”
Paul Bettany will play Vision, one of the the Avengers in The Avengers: The Age of Ultron.
Joss Whedon, who helmed the first Avengers pic, will once again be in the director’s chair.
Also returning to save the world once again are original cast members Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson and Mark Ruffalo.
On the newcomers slate are Elizabeth Olson, who plays the Scarlet Witch, James Spader, alias the main villain, Thomas Kretschmann, cast as Baron Strucker and Aaron Taylor Johnson as Quicksilver.
Bettany has previously voiced JARVIS, the title chatacter’s computer in three Iron Man movies, and in aforementioned first Avengers movie.
Bettany will next be seen alongside Johnny Depp in Transcedence, in which a terminallu ill scientist becomes untoppable after downloading his mind into a computer, and makes his directorial debut with the Jennifer Connolly drama Shelter – a story about two people who fall in love while homeless on the streets of New York.