AceShowbiz - Marvel recently brought together the large cast of Marvel Cinematic Universe for a class photo in honor of the 10-year anniversary of MCU. The epic picture was shot October 10 in secret at the Atlanta studio where Anthony and Joe Russo were shooting "Avengers: Infinity War".
Not just the actor, but also those work have worked behind the camera for Marvel's films, such as "Guardians of the Galaxy" helmer James Gunn, "Thor: Ragnarok" director and "Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler, took part in the photo shoot.
At the front and center of the picture are Iron Man depicter %cRobert Downey Jr.% and MCU head Kevin Feige, joined by "Iron Man" leading lady %cGwyneth Paltrow%, Stan Lee and %cJon Favreau% on the front row.
10 years in the making. pic.twitter.com/kT5BWfVLU1— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) February 8, 2018
"It felt like being at the Academy Awards or something. Every person had been in one or all of my favorite films," says "Thor" star %cChris Hemsworth% in a video. %cDon Cheadle% chimes in, "There's a ton of fan-boying and fan-girling going on in that room with each other."
"There was like a sea of people who have grown up watching in one place hanging out," gushes "The Amazing Spider-Man" star %cTom Holland%. "It's a little bit like being drafted to a sports team that has a legacy of championship banners," adds %cChris Pratt%.
Kevin Feige proposes a toast toward the end of the video. "Thank you all for coming. Thank you for trusting us. Thank you for joining this," he says. "It's been ten years of remarkable cinematic universe. Here's to ten more."
The photo kicks off Marvel's 10-Year Sweepstakes, which will take place across social media and last from February 8 to March 15. A winner will be selected each week to receive an "Ultimate Marvel Fan Prize" package, which includes a visit to the "Captain Marvel" set and a tour of Marvel Studios.
Here's the list of who showed up for the class picture:
Actors: Robert Downey Jr., %cChris Evans%, Chris Hemsworth, %cMark Ruffalo%, %cScarlett Johansson%, %cPaul Rudd%, %cBenedict Cumberbatch%, Chris Pratt, %cChadwick Boseman%, %cBrie Larson%, %cJeremy Renner%, Tom Holland, %cSean Gunn%, %cHannah John-Kamen%, %cZoe Saldana%, %cAngela Bassett%, Jon Favreau, Gwyneth Paltrow, %cKurt Russell%, %cDanai Gurira%, %cWilliam Hurt%, %cKaren Gillan%, %cEmily VanCamp%, %cTessa Thompson%, Don Cheadle, %cDave Bautista%, %cMichael Pena%, %cAnthony Mackie%, %cEvangeline Lilly%, %cElizabeth Olsen%, %cPaul Bettany%, %cFrank Grillo%, %cLetitia Wright%, %cLaurence Fishburne%, %cLinda Cardellini%, %cSebastian Stan%, %cTy Simpkins%, %cMichael Douglas%, %cMichelle Pfeiffer%, %cHayley Atwell%, %cPom Klementieff%, %cBenedict Wong%, %cMichael Rooker%, %cVin Diesel%, %cCobie Smulders%, %cSamuel L. Jackson% and %cJeff Goldblum%.
Filmmakers: Kevin Feige, Louis D'Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Stan Lee, Scott Derrickson, Trinh Tran, Alan Taylor, Brad Winderbaum, Louis Letterier, Jon Watts, Sarah Finn, James Gunn, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Joss Whedon, David Grant, Mitchell Bell, Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, Jeffrey Ford, Peyton Reed, Jonathan Schwartz, Stephen Broussard, Ryan Coogler, Jeremy Latcham, Nate Moore, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Taika Waititi, Erik Carroll, Ryan Meinerding and Craig Kyle.
The Guardians crew behind-the-scenes at the Marvel Studios 10 Year Anniversary Class Photo shoot... and then the Guardians crew photobombed by Tom Holland and Paul Rudd. #marvel #gotg #guardiansofthegalaxy #marvelstudios pic.twitter.com/7LJmEyCii8— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) February 8, 2018