Official Cast Of Marvel’s “The Avengers” Announced

July 27, 2010 • By

While a number of actors were rumored to be in the upcoming movie “The Avengers” based on the Marvel comic book characters, the cast was officially announced at Comic-Con in San Diego – here is the list:

- Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man
- Chris Hemsworth as Thor
- Chris Evans as Captain America
- Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury
- Scarlett Johansson as The Black Widow
- Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson
- Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye
- Mark Ruffalo as The Hulk

“The Avengers” is being directed by Joss Whedon and is slated to appear in theaters in May 2012. What do you think of the cast?