'Avengers': Good Calls on Casting?
Now that we know who'll fill key roles in Joss Whedon's mighty Marvel movie, let's rate their superhero credentials
Chris Evans | CHRIS EVANS (Captain America) Evans might be the most superpowered actor in Hollywood. Besides playing the Human Torch in two Fantastic Four films and appearing
Chris Hemsworth | CHRIS HEMSWORTH (Thor) Hemsworth kicked off J.J. Abrams' Star Trek reboot with a brief (but heroic) turn as noble Papa Kirk. He also grew disgusting
Robert Downey Jr. | ROBERT DOWNEY JR. (Iron Man) Where to begin? Downey fought his way back to Hollywood prominence after years of fighting drug addiction. He got one
Mark Ruffalo | MARK RUFFALO (The Hulk) Mark Ruffalo had made brooding feel explosive on screen with a series of great roles in films like We Don't Live
Scarlett Johansson | SCARLETT JOHANSSON (Black Widow) Johansson had two jobs in Iron Man 2 . First, wear black leather. Second, kick butt attractively. Mission accomplished! She'll return
Jeremy Renner | JEREMY RENNER (Hawkeye) Like Batman, Hawkeye doesn't have any superpowers. He's just an incredibly talented archer, a quick-witted Everyman on a team of demigods. It's
Samuel L. Jackson | SAMUEL L. JACKSON (Nick Fury) Samuel L. Jackson has been in every single movie made in the last 20 years. Okay, that's not true (probably),
CLARK GREGG (Agent Phil Coulson) Gregg is probably best known as the guy with the Christine fetish on The New Adventures of Old Christine .
JOSS WHEDON (The Director) Pretty much everything Whedon's ever worked on has involved superpowered people, usually crime fighters, usually working in a team (see: Buffy