Considering Mark Ruffalo's brilliant, and commercially and critically acclaimed turn as The Hulk in Avengers Assemble, it's no surprise that chatter has begun regarding a possible solo outing.
Kevin Feige said back in September 2012 that he'd be keen.
"Do I think Hulk can carry a movie and be as entertaining as he was in
? I do believe that. I do believe he absolutely could. We certainly are not even going to attempt that until
. So there's a lot of time to think about it."
ran with a story in early 2013 that suggested Avengers 2 will feature a post-credits scene that tees up a standalone Hulk movie that would tie in with the comics classic
story, in which everyone's green-eyed rage ball is flung in deepest, darkest space.
But Whedon pooh-pooed the idea just weeks later, telling
, "Well, I’m really not supposed to comment, but no, that’s nonsense."