Marvel returns to the Animated Movie front with the Hulk & Iron Man in Heroes United!
Source: 'Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United': First Look at Marvel Animation's debut movie -- EXCLUSIVE
It's been a whole year since the last Marvel animated movie, Thor: Tales of Asgard (2011). Well next year that's going to change as the first animated movie under Marvel Animation Studio debuts in Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United as revealed in an article from Entertainment Weekly. The story will have both characters teaming up to take down Zzzax, a Hulk villain whose a being of pure energy.
Jeph Loeb, executive VP of Marvel’s TV division, will be overseeing the movie as it features the villain's origins. The story won't be a direct continuation of the live action characters played by Eric Ruffalo and Robert Downey Jr. Instead, Loeb says on the issue, "“We welcome people to interpret any way they like. In tone and character, we want to follow our best leader.”"
As for who will be voicing the characters in the animated project? Andrian Pasdar will be reprising his role of Tony Stark/Iron Man (having played the character in the Iron Man anime and Ultimate Spider-Man) and Fred Tatasciore will again voice the Bruce Banner/The Hulk (Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, Hulk Vs., and Ultimate Spider-Man). On who will voice the villainous Zzax, veteran voice actor Dee Bradley Baker (who recently voiced Mr. Fantastic in Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes and does the voices of various Clone Troopers in Star Wars: The Clone Wars).
Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United will smash its way on April 23, 2013.
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