'Iron Man 2' hasn't even opened stateside yet and already Samuel L. Jackson's Nick Fury has new playmate.

As had been rumored, it's now been made official that Australian actor Hugo Weaving has signed on to play Johann Schmidt, aka the Red Skull, in the upcoming 'Captain America: The First Avenger' movie.

As Marvel comics aficionados know only too well, the Red Skull has had three incarnations -- none of whom you'd want to introduce to take to prom. And, while his differing alliances range from Nazis to communists, it's safe to say that this "great threat against humanity" has it in for Captain America (Chris Evans). Big time.
Captain America: The First Avenger Movie Poster
Captain America: The First Avenger
PG-132011
Based on 43 critics

It is 1941 and the world is in the throes of war. Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) wants to do his part and... Read More

Marvel's the Avengers Movie Poster
Marvel's the Avengers
PG-132012
Based on 43 critics

When Thor's evil brother, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), gains access to the unlimited power of the energy cube... Read More

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