The Avengers Cast

  • Robert Downey Jr.

    The son of director Robert Downey, Junior made his film debut at the age of five playing a canine in his father's controversial 1960 absurdist satire, Pound. He also appeared in Greaser's Palace under...

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  • Chris Evans

    Raised in Sudbury, Massachusetts, Chris Evans, whose mother and sister were stage actresses, decided to follow in their footsteps when he was in his early teens. By the time he was 13, he made his...

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  • Mark Ruffalo

    Born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, Ruffalo made his name in theater. He studied his art at the Stella Adler Conservatory. Through the next 12 years Ruffalo performed in 30 plays in Los Angeles, but he fought...

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  • Chris Hemsworth

    Actor Chris Hemsworth was born in the city of Melbourne, Australia. His family later moved to Phillip Island, south of his hometown. After attending Heathmont Secondary College, Hemsworth took an...

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  • Scarlett Johansson

    This native to the Big Apple with a twin brother and two older siblings has been studying acting with the best tutors in New York since she was a child. She attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre...

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  • Jeremy Renner

    Jeremy Renner didn't decide to become an actor until he was in college. He dabbled in various areas, studying science, criminology and computer sciences, but it was while taking an elective in acting...

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  • Tom Hiddleston

    Thomas William Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London. He studied Classics at Pembroke College of the University of Cambridge, where acting agent Lorraine Hamilton witnessed his performance in a...

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  • Stellan Skarsgård

    A native of Sweden, Stellan Skarsgård became a teen star in 1968 after playing the title role in the TV miniseries Bombi Bitt och jag. From 1972-88, he was employed at The Royal Dramatic...

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  • Samuel L. Jackson

    Raised in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Samuel L. Jackson was accepted at Atlanta's Morehouse College as an architecture student. Following a speech therapist's advice for his stutter, he auditioned for a...

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  • Cobie Smulders

    Vancouver-born Cobie Smulders, born Jacoba Francisca Maria Smulders, had no interest in acting until high school, when she landed roles in several school productions. Still, her professional career...

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  • Clark Gregg

    American actor, screenwriter and director Clark Gregg is best known for his role as Phil Coulson in the films Iron Man (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010), Thor (2011) and Marvel's The Avengers (2012). He has...

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The Avengers

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Running Time:  143 min.
Release Date: May 4, 2012
DVD: September 25, 2012

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Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Clark Gregg