Marvel just /edward-norton-will-not-return-as-the-hulk-for-the-avengers/revealed Friday that Edward Norton would not be reprising the role of Bruce Banner in any future Marvel film, including The Avengers, and already Chud is reporting the rumored replacement to be none other than Joaquin Phoenix.

Sources say that Marvel has already put out an offer, and Joaquin Phoenix is taking time to mull over the offer and the bigger implications: the resurrection of the Hulk franchise, and Comic-Con.