Avengers: Age of Ultron Adds New Villain to Cast

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Thomas_KretschmannThe Avengers: Age of Ultron is getting closer to filming, but most of its production is still shrouded in secrecy. However, reports have revealed that a new cast member has been added: German actor Thomas Kretschmann.

Who will Kretschmann be playing? A villain, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Specifically Baron Wolfgang von Strucker, a former Nazi officer and one of the leaders of HYDRA. Of course, Age of Ultron already has a main villain in its title character, Ultron, but the more the eviler, right?

The Avengers: Age of Utron will arrive in theaters May 1, 2015. What do you think of this latest news? How do you think they’ll fit Strucker into the story? Tell us your theories in the comments!