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by Ryan Rigley

In the wake of Warner Bros. casting Ben Affleck as the new Batman, Marvel unveiled its choice for the main antagonist in the highly-anticipated "Avengers: Age of Ultron." James Spader ("Stargate," "The Office") will be portraying the evil android known as Ultron in Earth's Mightiest Sequel.

While no further details have been released about Spader's role, this newest development still pleases us to no end. James Spader is the perfect choice for Ultron, a cold, calculating android hellbent on destroying the human race, for a number of reasons. But before we get into the future of "Avengers," let's first take a look at its past—specifically the recently concluded "Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" animated TV series!

Series Statistics

Network: Disney Xd

Broadcast Date: 2010 - 2013

Seasons: 2

Episodes: 52

Based on a 20-part micro-series, "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" features an all-star cast of Marvel superheroes and is based »

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