BREAKING! Deadline have just revealed via their trusty sources that James Spader has been cast as the villain in the next Avengers movie.

Spader who you'll know from Stargate, Boston Legal, Pretty in Pink and much more has just been confirmed to play the part of Ultron.

You've got until May 1st, 2015 to digest this news. (That's when Joss Whedon's flick hits cinemas). Are you happy? Do you care? Will he make for a good villain?

We'll bring you more casting news as we get it. Fear not!