Marvel Studios revealed the first Avengers: Infinity War featurette showcasing the future of Marvel’s Phase 3.
Marvel promises that “Phase 3 of the Cinematic Universe is going to be one wild ride!”
It is intended to be the sequel to The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron and the nineteenth film installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, with a screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely.
The film features an ensemble cast that includes Robert Downey Jr., Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Olsen, Sebastian Stan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Bettany, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Benedict Wong, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Pom Klementieff, Scarlett Johansson, Benicio del Toro, Tom Holland.
Filming began in January 2017, at Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayette County, Georgia, and is expected to shoot back-to-back with a direct sequel until October/November 2017.
Additional filming is scheduled to take place in Scotland.
Avengers: Infinity War is scheduled to be released on May 4, 2018. An untitled sequel is scheduled to be released on May 3, 2019.