Marvel: So we're releasing Iron Man 3 next year
Marvel: And Thor 2
Marvel: Then there's Adorable Steve Rogers 2: The Winter Soldier in 2014
Marvel: GUARDIANS OF THE FREAKING GALAXY AFTER THAT.
Marvel: Oh and did we mention... WE'RE WORKING ON ANT-MAN?!
DC: We have another Superman movie coming out...
We can’t have the apocalypse when Marvel is releasing everything in the next two years.
Joss Whedon re: Tom Hiddleston at Nerd HQ panel at...
Nerd HQ panel w/ Joss Whedon (off-con ComicCon)
female audience member: I was wondering if you were aware of the Loki Fandom and if you anticipated that when you were making "The Avengers"?
Joss: [total dead pan sarcastic voice] Are you implying that some gals think Loki is sexy?
*audience cheers, especially females*
Joss: Well I've hugged him. Awkwardly and for too long.
Joss: Um. Yeah. Is there something particular about it, aside from the fact that Hiddleston is a stud and the character is really cool and evil?
Joss: [relenting] Okay.
female audience member: [clarifies question without using a mic so no idea what was said]
Joss: You know, I actually saw Tom in a production of "Othello " that Chiwetel Ejiofor did years before he got Loki. And he was playing Cassio, which is an incredibly unmemorable role, most of the time.
Joss: And every body was like "WHO is that guy??"
Joss: And of course he's like [Joss raises his arm WAY above his head, indicating Tom's height] like this … this.. crane. And um, and he makes that impression.
Joss: So no, I was not surprised when he [counts off on his hand, one] got the part, [two] I wasn't surprised when he BLEW the doors off of every scene I gave him, [three] and I wasn't surprised when the *ladies* all wanted Loooooki …. to get *luuuucky*.
http: //www.break.com/nerdmachine-2012-livestream?vidID=2348225 (this bit at 7:48 minutes)