Final week, it was confirmed that prodcution began on Marvel’s highly-anticipated Avengers: Infinity Conflict, which is presently filming in Atlanta. Administrators Anthony Russo and Joe Russo shared the primary set photograph on Fb, whereas Sean Gunn shared a photograph of his personal, as he arrived on the Atlanta set and revealed the film’s new brand, which was on a winter hat. Right this moment we’ve one other set photograph that reveals a brand new solid member carrying that very same Avengers: Infinity Conflict hat, Pom Klementieff, which confirms that the Guardians of the Galaxy 2 star will return in Avengers: Infinity Conflict as Mantis.
Pom Klementieff debuted the brand new photograph on Instagram, which was preceded by one other photograph of an Avengers comedian ebook which revealed the origins of her Mantis character. The actress will make her MCU debut as Mantis in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, which kicks off the summer time film season on Could 5. It has already been confirmed that the Guardians of the Galaxy will all return in Avengers: Infinity Conflict, however this new photograph was the primary affirmation that Mantis is becoming a member of the battle as nicely. Naturally, we do not know the way giant position a job Mantis can have in Avengers: Infinity Conflict, however she’s simply the newest addition to an already large solid.
Again in December, a casting name revealed an in depth solid listing, which included Josh Brolin (Thanos), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Sebastian Stan (Bucky/Winter Soldier), Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow), Jeremy Renner (Clint Barton/Hawkeye), Chris Evans (Captain America/Steve Rogers), Elizabeth Olsen (Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Paul Rudd (Scott Lang/Ant-Man), Paul Bettany (Imaginative and prescient), Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa/Black Panther), Mark Ruffalo (Bruce Banner/Hulk) and Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/Iron Man). It additionally confirmed that Brie Larson’s Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel will probably be a part of the motion, following the affirmation of the actress taking over that position at Comedian-Con. It was additionally confirmed that Physician Unusual stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Benedict Wong will return as Stephen Unusual and Wong.
Earlier this month, Tom Holland additionally confirmed that he’ll return as Spider-Man in Avengers: Infinity Conflict, whereas the primary new solid member was introduced, Recreation of Thrones star Peter Dinklage. Whereas his character has but to be confirmed, there have been some theories that he is taking part in MODOK and Pip the Troll. Final week, the actor was noticed in New York Metropolis, getting his hair dyed purple, which strengthens the speculation that he is taking part in Pip the Troll, however we nonetheless do not have affirmation from the studio but.
Pip was a Laxidazian alien who turned bodily and psychologically mutated after he received drunk on a mutagenic hallucinogenic ale. He was solid away by his folks and have become an antagonist of Adam Warlock. Maybe extra importantly, Pip the Troll really performed a job within the Infinity Gauntlet comedian ebook storyline, so there’s motive to imagine he may very well be used within the film, since it’s not less than loosely based mostly on that story. Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld was one of many greatest proponents of this idea that Peter Dinklage could be taking part in Pip, revealing his tackle the speculation on Twitter shortly after the information broke. Check out Pom Klementieff’s set images from Avengers: Infinity Conflict as manufacturing continues.