Anthony Mackie Takes Over For Chris Evans As Captain America In Image
In a post-Avengers: Endgame world, it appears that Sam Wilson/Falcon (Anthony Mackie) has been passed on the mantle of Captain America after an elderly Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) handed him over the iconic mighty shield.
Fan artwork of Anthony Mackie’s Falcon taking over as Captain America after Chris Evans’ retirement from the role gives fans a sense at the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe with him as the new boy scout super soldier:
Many fans have expressed excitement in seeing Anthony Mackie getting a larger role in the MCU now that he is on trajectory as the new Captain America and is set to co-headline a new Disney+ exclusive series Falcon and the Winter Soldier alongside Sebastian Stan. That highly-anticipated series is expected to begin shooting sometime this fall.
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Anthony Mackie as Falcon can be seen in Avengers: Endgame. Here is the synopsis:
The grave course of events set in motion by Thanos that wiped out half the universe and fractured the Avengers ranks compels the remaining Avengers to take one final stand in Marvel Studios’ grand conclusion to twenty-two films, “Avengers: Endgame.”
Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, Avengers:Endgame stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Benedict Wong, Jon Favreau, Bradley Cooper, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Josh Brolin.
Avengers: Endgame is now playing in theaters!