– by Joseph Jammer Medina

Marvel Studios announced a Global Twitter Chat on Tuesday, January 31, at 11 a.m. (PST) with cast members and the director of the comic book movie “The Avengers.”

The 30-minute live tweeting chat will feature director Joss Whedon with actors Tom Hiddleston and Clark Gregg.

Fans can participate in the question and answer period on Twitter by using the @Avengers handle and the #Avengers hash tag. The Twitter chat will be moderated by Marvel’s @Agent_M and international fans can submit questions in their native language through the global translation tool provided by Ortsbo.com.

In addition, participating fans will have the opportunity to witness the 10-second tease of the 30-second Super Bowl spot that will air during the Super Bowl. XLVI on February 5th on NBC.

Here is the synopsis:

“Marvel’s The Avengers” is the Super Hero team up of a lifetime, featuring iconic Marvel Super Heroes 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.

The film also stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Stellan Skarsgard and Samuel L. Jackson.

“The Avengers” will open in theaters on May 4th.

Source: Marvel Studios press release