Avengers sequel casts James Spader as villain Ultron

Friday, 30 August 2013 - 17:33



Emmy award-winning actor James Spader has been cast as the villain Ultron in the second Avengers movie.


Avengers: Age of Ultron will see the Marvel Comics superhero team battle a rebellious artificial intelligence which creates an android to attack them.


It will be released in May 2015.


Joss Whedon returns as director for the sequel and Robert Downey Jurnior and Mark Ruffalo will reprise their roles as Iron Man and The Hulk.