Robert Downey Jr has confirmed that he is officially returning as Tony Stark aka Iron Man for Avengers 4, with a photo from the set of the forthcoming superhero movie.
Downey Jr will next be seen in Avengers: Infinity War, the third sequel, which is due for release in April next year.
His return as Stark for the 2019 follow-up, while hotly anticipated, was not officially confirmed until Downey Jr shared this set photo on Instagram:
Downey Jr’s rather petite chair is placed alongside those of returning cast Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson) and Scott Lang (Paul Rudd).
Avengers 4 is due for UK release on 26th April 2019 in the UK. Before that, Avengers: Infinity War will be in cinemas on 27th April 2018.