This is it, this is the week that begins the summer blockbuster season. On May 3rd, Iron Man 3 releases nationwide, and with it the beginning of Marvel‘s Phase 2. Naturally, this week is inundated with news of the film’s stars giving interviews, making public appearances, and bizarre fake trailers.

To start off, here’s The Mandarin, Sir Ben Kingsley, talking with Collider‘s Steve “Frosty” Weintraub about how Kevin Feige made him interested in the villainous role, plus a little chat about work in Ender’s Game,

Hit the jump for more!

Robert Downey Jr. surprising a theatre full of kids at a special screening of Iron Man 3 is sure to make ya feel good,

And seeing him ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange only further proves, the man is Tony Stark,

As if by now you haven’t seen enough teasers, trailer and TV spots for Iron Man 3, here’s two more. Y’know, in case you forgot what’s the big movie this weekend,

Lastly, because what would an Iron Man 3 video roundup be without a sweded trailer, here’s probably of the weirdest fake trailers we’ve seen. Hailing all the way from Thailand, proving no one does this weird shit better,

Iron Man 3 opens this Friday! Are you seeing it this weekend? Maybe at a midnight screening?

Sources: Cinema Blend, Inside the Magic, CBM, Blastr

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