Avengers

  • 'Iron Man' Robert Downey Jr highest-earning actor: Forbes July 22, 2014

    Reuters: Robert Downey Jr, the star of Disney's Marvel superhero film franchises "Iron Man," and "The Avengers," is Hollywood's highest paid actor for the second consecutive year, with estimated earnings of $75 million, according to Forbes.com. The 49-year-old star made most of his money from June 2013 to June 2014 from...
  • First Look: Ultron and army revealed in 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron' July 17, 2014

    Entertainment Weekly's Comic-Con 2014 preview gives you an exclusive first look at the big, bad Ultron causing all the grief in next summer's superhero team-up. With S.H.I.E.L.D. destroyed and the Avengers needing a break from stopping threats, Tony Stark creates Ultron, a self-aware, self-teaching, artificial intelligence, who can assess threats and...
  • Watch: Shah Rukh Khan as Ironman, Salman as Hulk, Priyanka Chopra as Black Widow? Who would play whom if 'The Avengers' was made in India July 14, 2014

    Go on, admit it. You have stayed up nights worrying if we are prepared enough when Marvel Studios finally decides to cast for an Indian version of The Avengers. This video sort of sums up the Avengers India cast if the film was made in Bollywood. Shah Rukh Khan will play...
  • Terminally ill fan won't live to see Captain America out on Blu-ray; see how The Avengers rose to the occasion on Twitter May 19, 2014

    How many times have you seen The Avengers swoop down to save the world? The threats, be it from this world or otherwise, always come up naught against the collective power of the the Iron Man, The Hulk, Captain America and others.Sophie Lippiatt, a freelance journalist whose 'pen name' is...
  • Snapshot: Robert Downey Jr tweets picture from the sets of 'Avengers: Age of Ultrons' April 23, 2014

    Robert Downey Junior gave a sneak peek into the sets of the much awaited film 'Avengers: Age Of Ultrons'. The actor, who plays popular comic superhero 'Iron Man' featured in the successful 'Avengers' series along with actors like Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and others. The sequel 'Avengers: Age Of Ultrons'...
  • 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' director Joss Whedon to release his film 'In Your Eyes' for digital download April 21, 2014

    New York: Joss Whedon is releasing a film he wrote as a $5 digital download, bypassing the normal channels of independent film distribution. In a video announcement Sunday following the premiere of the supernatural romance 'In Your Eyes' at the Tribeca Film Festival, Whedon says the film will immediately be released...
  • Twitter just got a little bit more awesome. 'Ironman', aka Robert Downey Jr, just joined Twitter with hilarious beginner's tweets April 12, 2014

    "Loving all the love, folks. It's been a blast. Though can somebody please explain how anyone can keep their thoughts to 140 characters or le." If you still don't know who tweeted that early today, you aren't into your superheroes. Every movie fan's secret wish has been answered. Robert Downey...
  • Chris Evans ready to give up acting for directing movies March 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Captain America' fame actor Chris Evans has hinted that he is ready to give up acting for directing. The actor makes his directorial debut with upcoming movie '1:30 Train'. When asked when he plans to hang up his 'Captain America' shield, he said: "That's a good question. We can do...
  • 'The Avenger: This Time It's War is a well paced read' is well paced February 17, 2014

    The second book by Juggi Bhasin also deals with the concept of terrorism, and the writer's journalism history has helped him to meticulously carve out the details of a book in which he mingles facts which he has seen and covered as a journalist, with the touch of fiction which...
  • Criticism doesn't disturb Gwyneth Paltrow, says mother November 28, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Gwyneth Paltrow doesn't let criticism affect her and she always takes it in her stride, says her mother Blythe Danner. Paltrow, 40, has been part of hit movies like 'Duet', 'Bounce', 'Iron Man' and 'The Avengers'. "I admire her so much. It (the criticism) doesn't faze her. I think...
  • Aaron Johnson to play Quicksilver in 'Avengers' sequel October 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Kick-Ass' star Aaron Johnson is set to star in the upcoming superhero film 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'. Johnson will play Quicksilver, the son of Magneto, in the upcoming movie. This will reunite him with his 'Godzilla' co-star, Elizabeth Olsen, who is expected to take on the role of...
  • Once Scarlett Johansson came close to quitting acting October 3, 2013

    London: Scarlett Johansson may be one of the busiest Hollywood stars around but there was a time when she thought she would not make it in the world of showbiz. The 28-year-old actress, who has starred in many hit films like 'Match Point', 'Iron Man 2' and 'The Avengers' among others,...
  • Burka Avenger: Pakistani television's first superwoman July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistani Television channel Geo TV is all set to unleash its first superwoman in a new comic series named 'Burka Avenger'. The Urdu language show is being spearheaded by Pakistan's biggest pop star, Aaron Haroon Rashid. Burka Avenger is a mild-mannered teacher with secret martial arts skills who uses...
  • Robert Downey Jr tops Forbes' list of highest paid actors July 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Avengers' star Robert Downey Jr has been named as the world's most profitable celebrity according to Forbes magazine's annual list of highest paid actors. The 48-year-old actor has earned approx USD 75 million since last year with profiting huge amounts from starring in 'The Avengers' and 'Iron Man 3'...
  • Robert Downey Jr signs up for 'Avengers' sequels June 21, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Robert Downey Jr has agreed a deal with Marvel which will see him star in two more 'Avengers' movies. The actor's role in the sequels was in doubt as Marvel were reportedly unwilling to agree to his pay demands. But Robert and the studio have come to...
  • Loki not in 'The Avengers 2'? June 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Tom Hiddleston reportedly will not be reprising his role as Loki in Joss Whedon's 'The Avengers' sequel. The 32-year-old actor, who played villainous Asgardian god Loki in the first film, is unlikely to return for the action blockbuster's 2015 sequel, according to director Joss Whedon, reported Empire...
  • Will Robert Downey Jr not return to 'The Avengers 2'? May 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' in 2012 became the movie with the third biggest box office in history, raking in more than $1.5 billion, but Marvel Studios is not sure that its actors, including Robert Downey Jr., will return to shoot 'The Avengers 2'. Downey, who is not under contract for a...
  • 'Iron Man 3' explodes with $175.3 mn in US, Canada debut May 6, 2013

    New York: Superhero sequel 'Iron Man 3' rocketed to the top of U.S. and Canadian box office charts, kicking off Hollywood's summer movie season with an estimated $175.3 million in weekend ticket sales for the second biggest opening of all time. The movie from Walt Disney Co's (DIS.N) Marvel studio stars...
  • 'Iron Man 3' gets a super start in US, Canada May 4, 2013

    New Delhi: International hit 'Iron Man 3' flew into U.S. and Canadian theaters, kicking off Hollywood's summer blockbuster season with $15.6 million in ticket sales late Thursday and early Friday. The superhero sequel from Walt Disney Co's (DIS.N) Marvel studio is expected to finish the weekend with one of the biggest...
  • Will Ben Kingsley be in India to shoot for 'Avengers 2'? April 24, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Gandhi' fame Oscar award winning British actor Ben Kingsley is likely to come to India in September to shoot a film. A source said: "It is interesting Sir Ben Kingsley will be arriving in India in September to shoot for about 20 days in the capital of West Bengal. Though...
  • Robert Downey Jr was paid USD 50 million for 'Avengers' April 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Robert Downey has confirmed that he has been paid USD 50 million for 'The Avengers'. There were reports after the film's release that the 48-year-old actor's pay could be close to USD 50 million, factoring in both box office business and the specifics of his contract with...
  • MTV Movie Awards: Rebel Wilson gets naughty April 16, 2013

    Controversial jokes and funny skits kept the tempo high at the MTV Movie Awards 2013. ...
  • Superheroes rule at raunchy MTV Movie Awards show April 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: The comic book superheroes of 'The Avengers' and comedy romance 'Silver Linings Playbook' ruled at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday on a night packed with irreverent jokes about body parts and sneak peeks of some of the year's biggest upcoming films. 'The Avengers' picked up three awards, including...
  • Scarlett Johansson washes her face with vinegar April 5, 2013

    London: 'The Avengers' star Scarlett Johansson uses apple cider vinegar to cleanse her face as she believes it keeps her spots at bay. The 28-year-old actress said the product can be harsh on skin, but it has been effective to her skin, reported Contactmusic. "I researched natural skincare and found that...
  • Actor Steve Martin welcomes first child at age 67 February 15, 2013

    According to People Magazine, Steve Martin and his wife Anne Stringfield, 41, has welcomed a baby back in December. But the couple managed to keep the birth a secret. Martin and stringfiled have been married since 2007. ...
  • 'Avengers' cast to reunite as Oscar 2013 presenters February 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' star cast- Robert Downey Jr, Samuel L Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Evans, are all set to present the golden statuettes to the winners of the 85th Academy Awards. Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are happy about the new addition to the presenters...
  • Top 10 Facebook games of 2012 December 30, 2012

    SongPop (FreshPlanet) - The music trivia game SongPop was the crowd favourite this year.Dragon City (Social Point) -  The social mobile game Dragon City came in at second. It is a new game where you breed your own dragons and create a fantastic world of magical islands. You can also combat against your friends with you team of dragons. Join the fairytale fun and hatch a dragon egg.Bike Race (Top Free games) - Drive through amazing jumps and loops as fast as you can to beat your Facebook friends in this fast-paced physics-based racing game.
  • 'Avengers' will be hard to beat: Chris Hemsworth December 3, 2012

    London: Actor Chris Hemsworth is worried that none of his movies will ever surpass the success of the blockbuster 'The Avengers'. Hemsworth says the phenomenal success of the movie, which earned over USD 1.5 billion worldwide, will be hard to beat and he is likely to be disappointed with his...
  • Superheroes, Bond, hobbits vie for effects Oscar November 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: James Bond, Snow White and a whole lot of hobbits and superheroes are in the running for the visual-effects prize at the Academy Awards. The superhero blockbusters 'The Avengers', 'The Dark Knight Rises' and 'The Amazing Spider-Man' are among 10 films that made the cut for visual-effects nominations for...