Paul Bettany Read ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Fake Script Three Times


Seattle is home to Ace Comic Con this weekend and with the convention comes plenty of A-list guests. In example, Avengers: Infinity War stars Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany joined filmmaker Kevin Smith in a panel to talk about Marvel’s biggest movie yet.

It has raked in over $2 billion worldwide and keeping the movie’s plot details under wraps before the premiere was one of Marvel’s top priorities in the months leading up to the Infinity War debut. That secrecy, of course, included giving the cast members fake scripts so they would be unable to leak any major plot details.

That includes Bettany – the actor behind the android Vision – who managed to read his fake script three times

“You know what? I’m dyslexic and I read the fake script,” Bettany explained after a fan question asked him if he remembered any plot points from the fake scripts. “They kept trying to get me to read the real one and I read the fake script three times, which altogether, is about eighteen hours of my time.”

“After eighteen hours of sitting in those…

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