Avengers Sets To Begin Construction Next Month

The film will take over at least seven stages at the Grumman Studios in New York

Set construction for the Joss Whedon-directed Marvel superhero movie The Avengers will commence next month at the Grumman Studios in New York, according to Long Island Business News .

The shoot is described as “huge” by Grumman Studios President Parviz Farahzad, who adds, “They’re taking all seven stages.” The production is set shoot for several months aat the studios, which was recently also home to the Angelina Jolie action flick Salt .

The Avengers , starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Clark Gregg, Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson and Mark Ruffalo is scheduled for release on 4 May, 2012.