British actor Toby Jones has joined Marvel Studios' Captain America: The First Avenger, according to Heat Vision.

Jones will portray a villainous scientist named Arnim Zola. Hugo Weaving is portraying another bad guy, the Red Skull.

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In comics lore, Zola was a genetic engineer who created clones and various monstrosities for Hitler. He also captured his own mental self, inserting it into a robot, and survived the war.

Joe Johnston is directing the World War II-set movie.

Captain America: The First Avenger shoots this summer in England.