According to Variety, Marvel Studios has signed Edward Norton to star as Bruce Banner in The Incredible Hulk, scheduled for release June 13, 2008 (see 'Marvel Shifts 'Hulk' Release Date').  Norton has been nominated for two Academy Awards and won a Golden Globe in 1996 for Primal Fear.


Louis Leterrier (Transporter 2, Unleashed) will direct and the script will be written by Zak Penn, who has written several Marvel character-based screenplays already and is also set to do the Avengers movie (see 'Zak Penn's Avengers Film').