Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Via Newsarama and The Daily Mail, a new pic has surfaced online showing the new Iron Man armor and Iron Patriot armor side by side, both of which will be featured in next year's Iron Man 3. Robert Downey Jr. returns as Tony Stark/ Iron Man, and Don Cheadle will be back as his best friend Rhodey, who will upgrade his armor from War Machine to said Iron Patriot armor. The armored heroes will face off against Ben Kingsley, who is set to play The Mandarin in the film directed by Shane Black. Read more about the story via the source posts at Newsarama and The Daily Mail.
Also announced via Bleeding Cool is that Scarlett Johansson is all set to return as Black Widow in Captain America 2: The Winter Soldier. How big her role will be in that sequel remains to be seen, but more notes on her casting as well as that of Cap's love interest can be read via the note at Bleeding Cool.
Catch Iron Man 3 in theaters on May 3, 2013, while Captain America: The Winter Solider debuts on June 13, 2014.
EDITED: Typo there. June 13, 2014 for Cap 2, not 2013.