The answer, it turns out, is yes. Twice, in fact. Shyamalan spoke to Phawker and was asked this very question. The filmmaker admitted that he’d met with the studio a few times, with his discussions with the Marvel team being pleasant and positive.
“We’ve talked a couple of times. All good. I love what they do. They’re amazing.”
Shyamalan then went on to chat about his particular passion for 2008’s Iron Man, saying:
“The first Iron Man was excellent. Excellent. I remember meeting [director nm0269463 autoJon