If you live far, far away from Hollywood you probably won’t be attending the red-carpet premiere of Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” Don’t feel bad though, instead of crowds, a lot of screaming and waiting in a long line, you can watch the whole thing LIVE right here, thanks to a video-feed from Marvel, Disney and Hasbro.
The event is set to take place later today, April 13, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. PT/9:30 p.m. ET, fans will be able to watch as their favorite stars arrive at the legendary Dolby Theater and speak with fans and the press. There’s also a special treat for fans at the end of the night, if you wait until the end of the live stream you can see the debut of an EXCLUSIVE clip from Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron.”
Co-Hosted by Marvel.com’s Tamara Krinsky and Lorraine Cink, fans will hear directly from their favorite stars as the appear for the event. Scheduled to appear are: Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Mark Ruffalo (Hulk), Chris Evans (Captain America), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye), and of course a few more surprises.
As for the film itself, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” is the follow-up to the biggest Super Hero movie of all time, and the continuation of the ‘Avengers’ storyline. The story follows Tony Stark as he tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, but it causes a divide among Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye as superheroes across the world start taking sides on the matter.
Then humanity is put to the ultimate test as the villainous Ultron emerges to kill the Avengers. Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron” stars Robert Downey Jr., who returns as Iron Man, along with Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Mark Ruffalo as The Hulk and Chris Evans as Captain America.
Together with Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow and Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, and with the additional support of Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury and Cobie Smulders as Agent Maria Hill, the team must reassemble to defeat James Spader as Ultron, a terrifying technological villain hell-bent on human extinction.
Along the way, they confront two mysterious and powerful newcomers, Wanda Maximoff, played by Elizabeth Olsen, and Pietro Maximoff, played by Aaron Taylor-Johnson, and meet an old friend in a new form when Paul Bettany becomes Vision. Written and directed by Joss Whedon and produced by Kevin Feige,p.g.a., Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron” is based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series “The Avengers,” first published in 1963.