The buzz on “Avengers: Infinity War” Parts 1 and 2 started almost around the same time everyone was raving about “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” This is because Avengers stars Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans took to the stage and previewed a teaser trailer around the time the third Avengers film was opening. You can view a video clip of the presentation here.
As expected, fans absolutely went wild. And seeing all the rumors and speculations surrounding the two upcoming movies from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, they have every reason to be.
As far as Marvel characters go, there are several familiar ones that will return for the two Infinity Wars movie. The characters of Iron Man, Captain America, Hulk, Thor, Hawkeye and The Vision are expected to return.
Meanwhile, other major Marvel characters who will reportedly join them include Ant-Man, Henry Pym, the Guardians of the Galaxy, Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch, James Rhodes, Sam Wilson/Falcon, Stephen Strange, Thanos, the Defenders, Taneleer Tivan, Ant-Man, Loki, Magus, Doctor Strange and Black Panther.
Moreover, it is believed that Wasp may also appear in the film while Ms. Marvel might also make a debut. Moviepilot also reports that Spider-man may be joining the Avengers since there is also a possibility that he will be appearing in the upcoming Marvel movie “Captain America: Civil War” should the said movie follow the Marvel comics plot.
Meanwhile, Daily Star has reported that award-winning singer Beyonce should be joining the cast of Avengers as she is supposed to be in talks with both Marvel and Disney over the possibility of having a role in the upcoming movies of the said franchise. In fact, Daily Star quoted a certain Disney senior executive saying, “We would love to have Beyoncé on board, almost certainly as a newcomer to the screen from Marvel’s existing catalogue of comic book characters.”’
There are reportedly several roles that are possible for Beyonce (and her alter ego Sasha Fierce) to have in the “Avengers: Infinity War” movies.
Daily Star reports that the characters being considered for the Grammy-winning artist are Boom-Boom (also known as secret agent Tabitha Smith who can create deadly plasma bombs with just her mind), Blink (a super heroine with the power to teleport herself and anyone else) and Tigra (feisty, cat-like crime fighter who possesses “superhuman strength, speed and agility”).
Should the rumors prove to be true, it will not be the first time Beyonce will be working on more than just the soundtrack of a film. After all, she starred in 2006’s “Dreamgirls,” which got her nominated for a Golden Globe. Moreover, she also starred in the a remake of “The Pink Panther.”
Aside from Beyonce, LL Cool J has also hinted that you will be seeing him soon in an Avengers movie. Just check out the tweet the made Marvel fans go wild:
I'm so ready for this role in Marvel movie.
— LLCOOLJ. (@llcoolj) October 29, 2014
“Avengers: Infinity War” Part 1 is slated to be released in May 2018 while Part 2 is scheduled to come out in May 2019.