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2009-02-26 10:30:00

U.S. actor Samuel L. Jackson has signed on to reprise his Iron Man role of Nick Fury in IM2, and possibly several other Marvel movies, Variety.com said. Fury, the leader of the espionage unit the Shield who crosses paths with numerous superheroes in Marvel comic books, was introduced on the big screen in a cameo at the end of last year's Iron Man. Variety.com said the long-term deal Jackson signed to play Fury contains an option to reprise the role in nine future Marvel superhero films,...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.