A new name has enter the running for the role of Scarlet Witch in The Avengers: Age of Ultron. Bleeding Cool reported today that Oldboy's Elizabeth Olsen might be consider for the role of Wanda Maximoff. Months ago, Marvel was looking into The Host's Saoirse Ronan to play the character, but it was reported that Ronan passed on the role.
With Olsen as the next selection, it poses an interesting combination. The way it looks at the moment, Elisabeth Olsen could be paired with her Godzilla co-star. Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who has been reported to take up the role of Quicksilver. Then again, this only if Olsen decides to play Scarlet Witch.
Well if Elisabeth does sign, she will be joining a massive ensemble. At this time, returning from the first film is Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo and Samuel L.Jackson. The remaining three Avengers have yet to sign; but they are almost certain to return.
Will Elizabeth Olsen decide to take up the role of Scarlett Witch? For that matter, is Aaron Taylor-Johnson suiting up for Quicksilver? We will see as the stories unfold
The Avengers:Age of Ultron hits the silver screen on May 1,2015.