"After the leaked set construction photo that appeared on the 'Reddit' website comes word that the set is actually built on a very sophisticated gimbals system," the source told Latino Review. "This is a set up for total destruction. How do you fight a super hero? Hit him in the most sacred place… his home… villains of 'Iron Man 3' hit Tony Stark and hit him hard enough for his mansion to fall into the Pacific Ocean."
William Sadler has been tapped to play a general in the film alongside Don Cheadle's Colonel James Rhodes.
S.H.I.E.L.D. still has a presence in the film, despite producers saying the story is completely standalone. In regards to how much of a presence they'll have, Marvel is apparently aiming for a similar relationship Agent Phil Coulson had with Iron Man in the first film. Maria Hill will be the connective tissue this time around.
"Chinese actor Andy Lau's (who recently dropped out) role is apparently a "very different version of Radioactive Man in the comics." And while he's expected to pop up in future MCU films, he may appear in the post-credits scene. And that will involve him coming face-to-face with a version of Ant-Man. "Edgar Wright will possibly be shooting Iron Man 3's post-credits scene essentially introducing Ant-Man."