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James Badge Dale Signs For Iron Man 3
Tony Stark has another villain to face

17 May 2012  |  Written by James White  |  Source: Deadline

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James Badge Dale Signs For Iron Man 3

The world of Iron Man 3 continues to grow in interesting ways as new cast members point to possible developments. The latest name signing on the dotted to join the ensemble is James Badge Dale.

Look away now if you don’t want to know whom Dale has signed on to play… He’s going to be a villain named Eric Savin who, in the comics, was introduced as an Army colonel badly inured by a landmine while investigating a high-tech conspiracy. He was rebuilt as a powerful cyborg named Coldblood-7 who had dealings with S.H.I.E.L.D. in his time. Of course, it’s entirely possible that director Shane Black and co-writer Drew Pearce have merely appropriated the name, and Dale may never end up becoming a cyborg. It’s more likely that he’ll be the person injected with nanobots who causes trouble for Tony Stark.

Dale is the latest addition to a cast that now includes returning veterans Robert Downey Jr, Paul Bettany and Gwyneth Paltrow (plus, we’re hoping, Don Cheadle) alongside newcomers Guy Pearce, Ben Kingsley, Andy Lau and Rebecca Hall.

Filming is set to start shortly and the movie will be with us on May 3, 2013. Start cranking the AC/DC! Dale was last seen in Shame and The Grey and has finished work on Flight, The Lone Ranger and World War Z, which will all hit our screens next year (unless Flight lands earlier and makes it into 2012)…


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Spoiler haha
Good news but, I love the way you warn of a spoiler a few cm above a great big picture of... the spoiler. Oops! More

Posted by djdarrenjames at 01:28 on 18 May 2012 | Report This Post

To many cooks
I feel like they’re just adding characters for the sake of things now, I mean Coldblood, no one know who he is .... Also marvel studios adding to many villains alwasy ends bad I mean look at sony and spiderman 3, that went so far down the pan they had to reboot it More

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I just wonder if they are gonna show us, some kind of crazy robocop, thx 2 Chitauri connection is possible. More

Posted by markcub at 08:47 on 17 May 2012 | Report This Post

Cheadle
You guys may hope they get Cheadle back - i don't! Howard was better, but you know what - maybe leave Rhodey out of this one as he just seems to get in the way. More

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