Will Quicksilver and the Scarlet Witch Appear in 'The Avengers 2'?

An unidentified insider confirms rumors that the brother and sister duo will appear in the sequel, although Kevin Feige reveals the script may change.

The Avengers 2 Qucksilver and The Scarlet Witch rumors heat up
The Avengers 2 Qucksilver and The Scarlet Witch rumors heat up
The Avengers 2 director Joss Whedon set off a fanboy frenzy last week, when he cryptically teased that Quicksilver and The Scarlet Witch may be featured in The Avengers 2. Adding more fuel to that fire is an unidentified source who has "confirmed" that the brother and sister superheroes will be a part of that story. However, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige would not say one way or another.

"I'm not confirming or denying. The draft could change six months from now."

The characters first appeared in Marvel's X-Men comic books, as villains under the nefarious Magneto, before later being recruited into The Avengers. The Scarlet Witch, a.k.a. Wanda Maximoff, has the ability to control and manipulate probabilities. Her brother Quicksilver, a.k.a. Pietro Maximoff, has the gift of super-human speed.

The only thing that has been confirmed regarding The Avengers 2 is that Joss Whedon is directing from his own screenplay, which he just recently completed.

Avengers: Age of Ultron comes to theaters May 1st, 2015 and stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Elizabeth Olsen, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Cobie Smulders, Jeremy Renner. The film is directed by Joss Whedon.

Sources: Entertainment Weekly

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  1. Sean

    @undeadslayer4 No, I said I was referring to Mark Ruffalo's version of the Hulk.

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  2. undeadslayer4

    @themoviefanatic since when was there another version of hulk

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  3. Sean

    @undeadslayer4 Yes, but I was referring to Mark Ruffalo's version of the Hulk. Maybe we'll see scarlet witch and quicksilver in The Avengers 2.

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  4. undeadslayer4

    @themoviefanatic thats because hulk is suppost to be in the avengers

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  5. Sean

    @undeadslayer4 Probably the same way that Mark Ruffalo's version of the Hulk was introduced in The Avengers.

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  6. undeadslayer4

    @themoviefanatic i dont get how this connects to x men they never were in the x men movies or any other marvel movie how can they be in the avengers

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  7. Sean

    @masterofthemoon Maybe we'll see all four of them in The Avengers 2 ?

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  8. rjh094

    I still want Black Panther, Ant-Man, and Wasp.

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  9. masterofthemoon

    I think we will not see them in Avengers 2, better off sticking with who's already established. I rather see Ant-Man and Wasp!

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  10. Bane5000

    @immortalfury...No, cuz Marvel Studios is actually allowed to use Quicksilver and Scarlet Witch even though FOX owns them as well, so long as they are not mentioned to be mutants or have any relation to Magneto...Sorry buddy, no Avengers/X-Men crossover, not atleast while FOX still owns the X-Universe

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  11. Fry_3000

    Shouldn't vision be in there before scarlet ?

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  12. Trangalanga10

    Let's see what happens, I still think they should introduce another kind of character.

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  13. Summit10

    @bawnian-dexeus agreed!

    tie-up with Mark Millar's sired Fox's Marvel Cinematic Universe?

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  14. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @ejk1 http://media.tumblr.com/tumblr_me7eniy9Kj1qe4ieh.gif

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  15. ejk1

    @superman81 Thanks. I'm just waiting for a story to come along that disappoints me so I can say, "this news makes me feel like Jaime Foxx looks."

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  16. ejk1

    @bawnian-dexeus Yes. In Westeros.

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  17. skywise

    I really hope this pans out but I dont see it happening. I have a feeling the script will be changed.

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  18. Superman81

    @ejk1 Loving the avatar man

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  19. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Do siblings ever embrace each other like that?

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  20. ejk1

    @dan1 I may have to dress like that for Halloween.

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  21. Dan

    @ejk1 Best avatar of 2013.

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  22. ImmortalFury

    wouldn't that require the the inclusion of the xmen and mutant universe into the avengers and possibly lead to a wolverine appearance in a later avengers? because once you include scarlet witch and quicksilver there is no way to avoid magneto or the xmen for that matter and lets face it, Wolverine is the most prominent name when it comes to mutants, well besides, professor x, jean grey and magneto and namor.

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  23. ejk1

    I'm taking a "we'll see" approach on all Avengers 2 stories. Between this and the Thanos stuff out there right now, it seems to me like Whedon is just playing mind games at the moment.

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