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Aaron Taylor-Johnson Set For "Avengers"

By Garth Franklin Wednesday October 30th 2013 04:10PM

Scheduling and contract details have finally been worked out, so now it's finally set - "Kick Ass" star Aaron Taylor-Johnson has finally closed his deal to play Pietro Maximoff (aka. Quicksilver) in Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron".

Though linked to the role since June, Taylor-Johnson didn't close his deal due to a scheduling overlap between the "Ultron" shoot and his publicity commitments for the "Godzilla" reboot at Legendary Pictures. That issue has now been worked out.

It's a familiar problem - his "Godzilla" co-star Elizabeth Olsen also co-stars as Quicksilver's sister Scarlet Witch in the upcoming 'Avengers' sequel. Her schedule was apparently already worked out though.

Source: The Wrap

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