Anthony Mackie will take up Captain America’s defend in Marvel Studios’ upcoming Captain America 4. Deadline reported Wednesday that Mackie has signed a deal to return to the MCU, this time as Captain America, months after the venture was initially reported on.
Mackie will be a part of Malcom Spellman, the showrunner behind the Disney Plus sequence The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, who is ready to develop the following installment and write the script for the fourth Captain America film.
Mackie performed Sam Wilson within the restricted sequence and starred alongside Sebastian Stan, who starred as Bucky Barnes. The present explored the aftermath of Avengers: Endgame, after Steve Rogers left Captain America’s defend to Sam and prompted him to take up the mantle.
An after-credits scene within the present’s last episode hinted at one thing new to come back, which we now know is the film. It’s nonetheless unclear if his co-star Stan will be a part of Mackie within the subsequent movie.
Polygon has reached out to Disney for remark however didn’t hear again in time for press.