Avengers, Guardians all assemble for this Marvel Cinematic Universe class photo. How many can you spot?
Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Pratt, Benedict Cumberbatch and more assembled for an epic MCU class photo.hollywood Updated: Feb 09, 2018 10:19 IST
When something like the Marvel Cinematic Universe turns 10, you know it deserves a big party. Producer Kevin Feige rounded up all the Marvel superheroes we have come to love in the last decade for one of the most impressive class photos ever seen.
The studio’s official Twitter account posted the photo with an accompanying video on Thursday. There are all the stars, directors and other crew members from the more than a dozen Marvel films, which all began with Robert Downey Jr and Jon Favreau’s Iron Man in 2008.
About 80 stars assembled in Atlanta on October 7, 2017 for the photo and raised a big toast to all that the studio has accomplished. In the video, starstruck Tom Holland and Chris Hemsworth voice fans’ emotions when they say how it all feels like the Academy Awards. “Every person had been in one or all of my favourite films,” Hemsworth said.
Marvel Studios kicks off its yearlong 10th anniversary celebration with a behind-the-scenes look at the class photo featuring 79 actors and filmmakers from across the Marvel Cinematic Universe! pic.twitter.com/ZeUsdDNKkH— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) February 8, 2018
Even stars from upcoming films, such as Captain Marvel Brie Larson, were also invited for the photo. A big part of the Black Panther star cast was missing perhaps because they are still promoting their film, scheduled for release on Friday.
Here’s the big list of bigger actors in the photo: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chris Pratt, Chadwick Boseman, Brie Larson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Holland, Sean Gunn, Hannah John-Kamen, Zoe Saldana, Angela Bassett, Jon Favreau, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kurt Russell, Danai Gurira, William Hurt, Karen Gillan, Emily VanCamp, Tessa Thompson, Don Cheadle, Dave Bautista, Michael Peña, Anthony Mackie, Evangeline Lilly, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Frank Grillo, Letitia Wright, Laurence Fishburne, Linda Cardellini, Sebastian Stan, Ty Simpkins, Michael Douglas, Michelle Pfeiffer, Hayley Atwell, Pom Klementieff, Benedict Wong, Michael Rooker, Vin Diesel, Cobie Smulders, Samuel L. Jackson, and Jeff Goldblum.
10 years in the making. pic.twitter.com/kT5BWfVLU1— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) February 8, 2018
Here’s the list of directors and other film executives: Kevin Feige, Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Stan Lee, Scott Derrickson, Trinh Tran, Alan Taylor, Brad Winderbaum, Louis Letterier, Jon Watts, Sarah Finn, James Gunn, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Joss Whedon, David Grant, Mitchell Bell, Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, Jeffrey Ford, Peyton Reed, Jonathan Schwartz, Stephen Broussard, Ryan Coogler, Jeremy Latcham, Nate Moore, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Taika Waititi, Erik Carroll, Ryan Meinerding, and Craig Kyle.
Big names that missed the invite were Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyongo, Zendaya, Marissa Tomei, Natalie Portman, Tilda Swinton, Rachel McAdams and Tom Hiddleston.
You can check out a full, enlarged version of the photo here.
A large chunk of these stars will be seen together in Avengers: Infinity War in May.
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First Published: Feb 09, 2018 09:42 IST