“Iron Man 2” Details from Director

Iron Man
Director Jon Favreau (Iron Man) joined a live chat on the LA Times’ website, where he answered questions about the upcoming "Iron Man 2." Here are some some of his answers that dealt with the movie. See if you like what he had to say…

“Avengers” and “Iron Man 3” Included in Marvel/Paramount Deal

Avengers
Now that DreamWorks is no longer part of Paramount Pictures, that leaves a total sum of six films per year for Paramount Pictures. In order to have a full scheduled, Paramount extended their pact with Marvel by agreeing to distribute their next five films.
Those upcoming movies include:

Kenneth Branagh Wants to Helm “Thor”

Kenneth Branagh
Director/actor Kenneth Branagh is in negotiations to helm "Thor," the next Marvel Comics property that will be turned into a live-action film by Marvel Studios which is scheduled to be released in 2010.
Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige’s choice of Branagh is surprising, as Branagh hasn’t really directed an action-heavy film since his debut on "Henry V," the telling of the British king’s conquest of France.