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Joss Whedon To Direct The Avengers 2

The Avengers director Joss Whedon signed a multi-year contract with Disney today. Why should you care? Because the terms of the contract promise a whole lot of Marvel Universe goodness coming your way on both television and on the big screen.

Whedon has been drafted to direct a live action Marvel-based television show on ABC. Details surrounding the show are not yet known, but speculation suggests that the show will be based on the Avengers.

The other part of the contract is what will get Avengers fans even more excited. As part of the contract, Joss will also be directing a sequel to the 2012 summer blockbuster The Avengers.

Yep, Avengers 2 is a reality. Rejoice, my fellow nerds.

(Source: IGN)



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