Back in April I was very fortunate to go to California and see Avengers: Age of Ultron. It was a once in a lifetime event and I got to not only see the movie before anyone else, I was able to interview a bunch of the cast and even the director, Joss Whedon. I’m looking forward to adding this movie to my collection.
During the #AvengersEvent Press junket for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron we were treated to a double interview with James Spader and Paul Bettany. I attended an expense paid trip by Disney to press events for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron (#AvengersEvent, #AgeofUltron), all opinions as always are 100% my own. This was a pretty lively interview with James taking the bulk of the questions and telling some fun stories. I think that he was having a good time with use. The highest praise from James was right at the end where he stated, “Is that it? Oh my God. It seems like we should dump something else and just stay here for a little bit.”
James Spader can talk. He tells these long wonderful stories and I don’t remember the exact question that kicked off the start of the interview. Somehow the recording was not started until a little ways in so we missed out on a little something at the beginning but James started off by talking about how Ultron was created and how he was part of the process. It was much more involved than simply providing the voice. He actually got into a fractal suit and his movements, his mannerisms are the movements of Ultron. He told us this story. Continue reading #AvengersEvent – Ultron and Vision Throw Down Interview with James Spader and Paul Bettany