Avengers 2 Dated for May 1, 2015

“Marvel's The Avengers” L to R: Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Captain America (Chris Evans), Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner), Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), and Hulk (Mark Ruffalo). Photo: Marve

May 1, 2015 popped up as a potential release date for The Avengers 2 when Marvel sources spoke to MTV last week, and now it's official: The sequel to this year's Marvel megahit, which Joss Whedon will return to write and direct, will indeed stake out that date. Suit up!