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Tim Roth Is "Incredible Hulk" Villain

May 10, 2007 (6:36 am) GMT
British actor Tim Roth will portray Emil Blonsky, the alter ego of super-villain Abomination, in Louis Leterrier-directed superhero flick "The Incredible Hulk."

Eventually finds someone perfect to be matched against Bruce Banner, filmmakers of "" have picked up to play the role of Abomination's alter ego Emil Blonsky, Variety has confirmed.

A KGB agent, Blonsky becomes the Abomination after deliberately exposing himself to the same gamma radiation that transforms Bruce Banner into the Hulk. Unlike the Hulk, however, he is unable to change back into his human form due to the use of greater quantity of the radiation. Blaming his condition on Banner, he then makes his best efforts to destroy the man's alter ego.

Being so, Roth thereby is the next addition in the flick's cast after and , who have already been billed to play Banner and his true love Betty Ross, respectively. Action filmmaker Louis Leterrier is in charge to direct from script written by Zak Penn for a June 13, 2008 release with Avi Arad, Gale Anne Hurd, and Kevin Feige all producing for Marvel Studios.

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