Whedon is the creator of many geeked-out TV shows () from the world of the supernatural and comic books (he's even written some comics to boot).He returned to Twitter after more than a year hiatus from the social media site, armed with a message that "the world is on fire" and a link to the Save the Day website: In typical Whedon fashion, the video breaks the fourth wall and goes meta on the political PSA genre, explicitly acknowledging the mix of famous celebrities with the non-famous.(Donald Trump is literally a Marvel villain, by the way.)The Save the Day site provides state-customized information on voter registration.As further motivation to register and vote, the video promises that "Mark Ruffalo will do a nude scene in his next movie." A condition Ruffalo did not seem OK with, but hey, it's worth a try, right?For a man about to have judgement passed on his work by the world’s most diehard fans, Whedon is calm: ‘There wasn’t any pressure from fans,’ he says matter-of-factly, ‘because I’m a fan myself from way back. In person and close up, he looks eternally young, with the sweet, innocent face of a 1950s child actor – flushed and eager to please.It wasn’t like…’ – he puts on snooty accent and raises his nose in the air – ‘Oh, how can I please those people? He sits in a Beverly Hills hotel suite holding court to a non-stop stream of journalists with good-natured humour and what looks like total ease. Steve Rogers, a rejected military soldier transforms into Captain America after taking a dose of a "Super-Soldier serum". When Captain America and Coulson land on the Helicarrier in the jet, there is a man with an orange coat standing 2 to 3 meters away from the helicopter. It was only a few years ago that my son and I had just finished watching Iron Man and as the credits were ending, Samuel L. series Buffy The Vampire Slayer, takes the foundation that was built in the prior films and brings together the greatest team of superheroes in film history, The Avengers: Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Hulk/Bruce Banner (Mark Ruffalo), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) as "assembled" by Nick Fury. D agent, Black Widow, to battle a new threat from history: an assassin known as the Winter Soldier. When global security is threatened by Loki and his cohorts, Nick Fury and his team will need all their powers to save the world from disaster. They would wield its power, but our ally knows its workings as they never will. The Avengers is the culmination of what began in Iron Man; and continued through The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor and Captain America.
Standing alongside Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L Jackson and others, and looking strangely out of place, is the film’s writer/director Joss Whedon.
Joss Whedon had one question for the young, anonymous background actress: "Can you be scared?
"Yes, she said, she could definitely do that."But can you break down and cry?
Whedon was brought into the project at a late date, as recounted in "Joss Whedon: The Biography" by Amy Pascale, which comes out on August 1.
went home from his meeting with Feige and wrote five pages of material explaining his plan for the Avengers, also coming up with the tagline: "The Avengers: Some Assembly Required" — riffing on the "Avengers Assemble" slogan from the comic books.“[The script] was funny and still tongue-in-cheek and really got the tone, the Tony Stark tone of the Marvel universe, and still furthered and explored each one of those characters and those relationships.