Aaron Taylor-Johnson may play Quicksilver in Avengers sequel

Aaron Taylor-Johnson, 23, confirmed to Collider.com that he is in talks for the coveted role of Quicksilver in The Avengers: Age of Ultron. “I feel really flattered and honored that they came to me for that role,” Aaron said during an interview for Kick-Ass 2. “I think he’s an interesting character and we’re just gonna keep going into that.” He also revealed that he has had meetings with Marvel and the film’s director, Joss Whedon. “I sat down with Joss, I think he’s awesome, I sat down with the guys at Marvel and they’re also great; I think it’d be interesting.” Quicksilver, a mutant with the ability of superhuman speed, is also set to appear in Bryan Singer‘s X-Men: Days of Future Past and will be played by Aaron’s fellow Kick-Ass actor, Evan Peters. ~Alfonso Espina

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  1. Checkit • July 30, 2013 @ 2:49 PM

    Flash is better.
    Too bad the same person can’t play the same character in the xmen movie and the Avenger movie.

  2. Snepts • July 31, 2013 @ 11:11 PM

    Who is Aaron Taylor-Johnson?

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