Despite previously claiming she wouldn't be in the movie, Paltrow revealed during cooking show Something for the Weekend that she may reprise her Iron Man role as Pepper Potts for the ensemble epic.
"I'll probably be in Iron Man 3," Paltrow admitted, according to Comic Book Movie. "I'll possibly be very briefly in The Avengers.
"Maybe, we'll see," the actress teased.
The ensemble cast of The Avengers currently includes Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Tim Hiddleston and Clark Gregg.
Iron Man 3 is currently scheduled to be released on May 3, 2013, while The Avengers will be out in cinemas on May 4, 2012.
Watch Gwyneth Paltrow in the trailer for last year's Iron Man 2 below: