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Yes, yes; we all loved The Avengers movie this year, but as writer/director Joss Whedon revealed during an appearance at the Directors Guild of America in Hollywood last night, the movie that made it to screen was somewhat different from the one he initially envisioned, with that version including not only a mysterious second villain, but also an appearance by Janet Van Dyne, AKA the Wasp.
"There was a little bit of time where we thought we might now actually get Scarlett ," Whedon told the audience when asked about the rumors about a mooted appearance by the Wasp in an earlier version of the script. "There was a very Wasp-y draft that
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