JJ Abrams, Joss Whedon JJ Abrams, Joss Whedon

Joss Whedon giveth, and Joss Whedon taketh away.

Good news first: After months of speculation that he would direct the movie about Marvel superteam The Avengers, he confirmed it at a Comic-Con panel hosted by Entertainment Weekly Thursday alongside J.J. Abrams.

"But it's just a gig, you know," Whedon dead-panned.

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