Just as award season gets underway and Critics Choice Movie Awards buzz spreads about Robert Downey, Jr.‘s performance in Sherlock Holmes, Paramount has released the official poster art for the sequel to his 2008 blockbuster action movie, Iron Man. In the sequel, aptly titled Iron Man 2, Scarlett Johansson makes her superhero debut as the Black Widow, donning skin tight leather. We’re not complaining. [Photo: Paramount Pictures]
Check out more brand new production stills from Iron Man 2, as well as some previously-released shots below.
As rumors fly that Johnny Depp will play The Riddler in the next installment of Christopher Nolan’s Batman series, Mickey Rourke seems to be a shoe-in for The Joker. Shoot, he wouldn’t even need much hair and make-up! Although clean-shaven, Mickey looked a bit straggly entering the Jean-Paul Gaultier show at Paris Fashion Week. The new bob is for his role in another popular comic book to big screen series, Iron Man 2. He stars as Whiplash. Sneak a peek after the jump. [Photos: Getty Images, Warner Bros.]
was spotted strutting on the set of Iron Man 2 in 2-3″ heels. Why would the 5’10″ actor don the disco-ready booster-shoes? Co-star Gwyneth Paltrow is a tall 5’9″, but we hardly believe these boots are Marvel superhero approved.