New concept art gives a more in-depth look at Anthony Mackie as the new Captain America.
In Marvel Studios The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Sam Wilson (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) are learning how to navigate an ever-changing world now that their best friend Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) is gone. Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Steve passed his shield on to Sam, encouraging him to take on the role of new Captain America.
During The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Anthony Mackie’s Falcon is struggling to accept his new role to succeed his friend Steve Rogers as the new Captain America. But when John Walker (Wyatt Russell) shows he’s unfit for the role, Sam Wilson steps up to carry on the shield’s legacy.
New concept art from Marvel Studios head of visual development Ryan Meinerding takes a closer look at Anthony Mackie in his Captain America costume. The design shows how the coat and aesthetic really suit Sam Wilson, and why he was the perfect candidate to carry on Steve Rogers’ legacy and the ideals of the Star Spangled Man:
Anthony Mackie has officially signed for a fourth title Captain America film, the first time in which Sam Wilson will be the titular leader of the franchise. Here is the synopsis for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier:
After the events of “Avengers: Endgame”, Sam Wilson / Falcon (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) team up on a global adventure that tests their abilities and patience in Marvel Studios “The Falcon” . and The Winter Soldier.
Directed by Kari Skogland from scripts written by showrunner Malcolm Spellman and Derek Kolstad, the series stars Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Falcon / Captain America, Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes / The Winter Soldier, Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter, Daniel Brühl as Baron Helmut Zemo and Wyatt Russell as John Walker / US Agent.
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