Avengers Endgame press conference featured empty seats as a tribute to the fallen heroes who did not survive Thanos’ snap


The release date of Avengers: Endgame is just around the corner and the cast and crew of the film are leaving no stone unturned in promoting the film. Co-director Joe Russo even came down to India to promote the film. During a press conference held at Los Angeles, the team left quite a few seats empty to honour the fallen heroes who could not make it alive after the final snap of Thanos at the end of Avengers: Infinity War.

The event was hosted by Jon Favreau who started the event by saying, “Clearly, things look a little different in the post-‘Infinity War’ Marvel Cinematic Universe." He revealed that the empty seats are a sign of tribute to the fallen Avengers. He said, “Post-Snap, there’s a few empty seats, so I’d like to welcome back the people that you see here onstage.” Check out a few pictures from the event.

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The event was attended by Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige, directors Anthony and Joe Russo and the cast of Avengers: Endgame- Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Danai Gurira, Chris Hemsworth, Don Cheadle, Scarlett Johansson, Paul Rudd, Karen Gillan, Jeremy Renner and Brie Larson.

Recently, Marvel unveiled character posters with the superheroes who survive ‘the snap’ in colour while who have fallen in black-and-white. Avengers: Endgame marks the end of phase three in Marvel Cinematic Universe and is the culmination of the past 22 films released so far is slated to hit theatres on April 26. 

(Source: Twitter)