'The Avengers' premieres in Los Angeles

Posted at Apr 13 2012 11:55 AM | Updated as of Apr 13 2012 07:55 PM

Los Angeles was full of stars on Thursday as the mother of all superhero movies, "The Avengers," premiered on Hollywood Boulevard.

Thousands of fans gathered outside the arena to see their favorite actors on the red carpet.

"The Avengers" stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston and Samuel Jackson.

[email protected], April 13, 2012