Disney and Marvel’s “The Avengers” hits U.S. theaters on May 4, 2012, but the celebrity-packed world premiere red carpet event will be streamed online live from Hollywood, available for you to watch right here.
The premiere is scheduled to begin on April 11, 2012 at 6:00pm PT / 9:00pm ET as the stars arrive at Disney’s El Capitan Theatre. The even will be viewable via live video on Marvel’s YouTube channel or by simply returning to this post and tuning in below.
UPDATE (4/12/11): The live video stream below has been replaced by a summary video offering highlights and interviews from the event.
Video: “The Avengers” red carpet world premiere in Hollywood
Celebrities to appear from the film include Robert Downey Jr (Tony Stark/Iron Man), Chris Evans (Steve Rogers/Captain America), Mark Ruffalo (Bruce Banner/Hulk), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Scarlett Johansson (Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow), Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye), Tom Hiddleston (Loki), Clark Gregg (Agent Phil Coulson), Stellan Skarsgård (Erik Selvig), Cobie Smulders (Maria Hill), Joss Whedon (Director) and more.
Other celebrities scheduled to be in attendance are Liam Hemsworth (“The Hunger Games”), Miley Cyrus (“Hannah Montana”), Jason Segel (“The Muppets”), James Marsden, Nathan Fillion, Harry Dean Stanton, Powers Boothe, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dominic Monaghan, Jesse Bradford, Gale Ann Hurd, Shane Black, John Ratzenberger, Ross Lynch, Calum Worthy, Bridgit Mendler, Jason Dolley, Bradley Steven Perry, Eric Kramer, Debby Ryan, Bella Thorne, Zendaya Coleman, Roshon Fegan, Chelsie Hightower, Jason Earles, Dylan Riley Snyder, Alex Jones, Hal Sparks, Tyrel Williams, Spencer Boldman. Billy Unger, Kelli Berglund, Sasha Pieterse, Tyler Blackburn, Janel Parrish, and Katie Leclerc.
An alternate method of viewing the world premiere includes not only live video but also real-time photos, text and video clip updates via LiveStream.com.
“The Avengers” opens May 4, 2012, featuring the super hero team up of Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow. When an unexpected enemy emerges that threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, Director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins.