Iron Man Super Bowl Spot Details!

Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment today announced that a prime advertising spot for Marvel Studios’ highly-anticipated Iron Man will air during the Super Bowl XLII face-off between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants on Sunday February 3, 2008. will tease the spot on February 1, and following its TV debut at approximately 4:30 p.m. PST, the ad will be available on,, and the official Iron Man website at Additional sites, including Yahoo Sports! and, will carry the ad the following day.

Oscar® nominee Robert Downey Jr. stars as Tony Stark/Iron Man in the story of a kidnapped billionaire industrialist and genius inventor. Using his intelligence and ingenuity, Tony builds a high-tech suit of armor and escapes captivity. When he uncovers a nefarious plot with global implications, he dons his powerful armor and vows to protect the world as Iron Man. The highly-anticipated action-adventure, opening May 2, co-stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Jeff Bridges, Terrence Howard and Shaun Toub. The film is directed by Jon Favreau from a screenplay by Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby and Art Marcum & Matt Holloway, produced by Avi Arad and Kevin Feige. The executive producers are Louis D’Esposito, Peter Billingsley, Jon Favreau, Ari Arad, Stan Lee and David Maisel.

Source: Marvel Entertainment, Paramount Pictures