Check out a new set photo from the upcoming superhero film Iron Man 3
. The film continues the epic, big-screen adventures of the world’s favorite billionaire inventor/super hero, Tony Stark aka “Iron Man.”
Based on the ever-popular Marvel comic book series, first published in 1963, “Iron Man 3” returns Robert Downey Jr. (“Iron Man,” “Marvel’s The Avengers”) as the iconic super hero character Tony Stark/Iron Man along with Gwyneth Paltrow
(“Iron Man,” “Iron Man 2,”) as Pepper Potts, Don Cheadle
(“Iron Man 2”) as James “Rhodey” Rhodes and Jon Favreau
(“Iron Man,” “Iron Man 2”) as Happy Hogan.
is set to direct a screenplay by himself and Drew Pearce
, which is based on the “Extremis” story arc by Warren Ellis (six-issue Iron Man story arc).
Set for release in the U.S. on May 3rd, 2013, Marvel’s Iron Man 3 marks the second feature to be fully owned, marketed and distributed by Disney, which acquired Marvel in 2009.