Avengers: Age of Ultron is a 2015 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the sequel to The Avengers (2012) and the 11th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Written and directed by Joss Whedon, the film features an ensemble cast including Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Cobie Smulders, Anthony Mackie, Hayley Atwell, Idris Elba, Stellan Skarsgård, James Spader, and Samuel L. Jackson. In the film, the Avengers fight Ultron, an artificial intelligence obsessed with causing human extinction.
The sequel was announced in May 2012 after the successful release of The Avengers, with Whedon set to return as writer and director in August. Whedon updated Ultron’s origin for the film to involve the MCU’s Avengers team, and introduced the characters Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch to whom Marvel shared the rights with 20th Century Fox.
Avengers: Age of Ultron – Trailer
Tony Stark builds an artificial intelligence system named Ultron with the help of Bruce Banner. When the sentient Ultron makes plans to wipe out the human race, the Avengers set out to stop him.
Release date: 1 May 2015
Director: Joss Whedon
Budget: 365 million USD (2014)
Box office: $1.403 billion
Adapted from: Avengers
Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
- Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man
- Chris Hemsworth as Thor
- Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner / Hulk
- Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America
- Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow
- Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton / Hawkeye
- Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Pietro Maximoff
- Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff
- Paul Bettany as J.A.R.V.I.S. and Vision
- Cobie Smulders as Maria Hill
- Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Falcon
- Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter
- Idris Elba as Heimdall
- Stellan Skarsgård as Erik Selvig
- James Spader as Ultron
- Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury
- Thomas Kretschmann as Baron Wolfgang von Strucker
- Henry Goodman as Dr. List,
- Linda Cardellini as Laura Barton
- Claudia Kim as Helen Cho
- Andy Serkis as Ulysses Klaue
- Julie Delpy as Madame B.
- Kerry Condon as voice of F.R.I.D.A.Y.
- Tom Hiddleston as Loki