This won’t come as a surprise to anyone who sat through the credits of The Avengers, or who simply looked at the film’s record-breaking box office sales this past weekend. Still, fans (and investors) will be glad to hear that Disney CEO Bob Iger just announced that the company is developing a sequel. The film’s success “is a great illustration of why we like Marvel so much.” Demand for Avengers merchandise has been strong, he added.
By DAVID LIEBERMAN, Financial Editor | Tuesday May 8, 2012 @ 5:05pm EDTTags: Disney, Marvel Studios & Disney, The Avengers
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