According to Marvel.com, actor James Spader will take the role of the villainous robot Ultron in the Avengers film sequel, Avengers : Age of Ultron.
Spader is known for roles in films including Pretty in Pink and Sex, Lies and Videotape. He co-starred with William Shatner in the TV drama Boston Legal.
Joss Whedon is set to direct the second Avengers film, and stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth are slated to return.
H/T: E Online