By Ariana Bacle
November 02, 2014 at 11:16 PM EST
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Marvel is just full of surprises: Idris Elba will be making an appearance in the upcoming Avengers: Age of Ultron, the star recently revealed.

The actor, who played Heimdall in 2013’s Thor, broke the news to the Telegraph“I’m in Avengers,” he said. “And I’m doing a scene with Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston.”

This means Elba will be reprising his role as Heimdall and Tom Hiddleston will be back as Loki. The two haven’t appeared in any press materials for the film, though it was already known that Hemsworth will be returning as Thor.

Avengers: Age of Ultron hits theaters May 1, 2015.