Joss Whedon To Write And Direct Avengers 2, Develop Live Action Superhero Series For ABC

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Best. News. Ever.

Joss Whedon, the man the myth the legend responsible for writing and directing The Avengers has signed up to give audiences more of the same.

Furthermore, Joss, a.k.a. the guy who created Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Firefly, is returning to his small screen roots in an attempt to help ABC develop a live action TV show that exists in the same comic book universe.

Marvel bigwigs announced the fantabulous news in a statement on Monday, saying:

“Joss Whedon has signed an exclusive deal with Marvel Studios for film and television through the end of June 2015. As part of that deal, Whedon will write and direct Marvel├óΓé¼Γäós The Avengers 2 as well as help develop a new live action series for Marvel Television at ABC. He will also contribute creatively to the next phase of Marvel├óΓé¼Γäós cinematic universe.├óΓé¼┬¥

TOTES AMAZEBALLS!

We couldn’t write fiction this wonderful if we tried!

Mizter Whedon’s camp hasn’t released any statement but we’re on the edge of our seats to learn more about his intentions for the sequel.

Will Nathan Fillion make an appearance as Ant Man?

Will there be more shwarma?

Millions of fans need to know!!

[Image via Ivan Nikolov/WENN.]

Aug 8, 2012 11:50am PDT

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