Captain America followers, get excited. It’s been claimed that the much-loved superhero may very well be making a return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).
Yup, it’s been reported that Chris Evans is hotly tipped to be making a return as Captain America in upcoming Marvel initiatives and, boy, are so up for that.
According to Deadline, Evans is ‘near closing a deal’ with Marvel to return sooner or later as Steve Rogers aka Captain America in not one, however two future options.
While that may not be one other Captain America installment, after the film trilogy got here to an in depth in 2016, Evans may very well be again in character for cameo appearances in different initiatives.
Think Robert Downey Jr’s recurring cameo in different Marvel franchises like Captain America: Civil War and Spider-Man: Homecoming, the place Tony Stark took on a mentor-like position for Peter Parker – that’s the concept for Evans’ rumoured return.
Hey, we’ll take it.
Naturally, followers went wild for the information Captain America may very well be making a comeback to our screens and took to Twitter to name on Evans to give us all ‘what we want’.
‘@ChrisEvans please tell me your gonna return as captain America give the fans what we want. #marvel#CaptainAmerica#ChrisEvans,’ tweeted one fan.
‘I’m prepared for extra Chris Evans as Captain America,’ posted one other whereas thirsting over a minute-long video of the star in motion.
One extra stated: ‘Chris Evans returning as Captain America has me soooo thrilled.’
Others, nonetheless, expressed their love for the superhero, however weren’t so satisfied bringing him again was the precise resolution, as they thought his story arc ended fantastically.
As nicely as the three Captain America motion pictures – The First Avenger (2011), The Winter Soldier (2014) and Civil War (2016) – Rogers was a key determine within the Avengers collection, final showing within the fourth and last film Endgame in 2019.
Endgame noticed Rogers select to stay previously to stay a life with Peggy Carter after returning the infinity stones to their correct strains. As for his superhero alter-ego Captain America, an aged Rogers handed over his defend to Sam Wilson aka Falcon – signifying him selecting to cling up his boots.
‘Sounds like Chris Evans is coming back as Captain America. I think it’s fairly cool that he’s coming again, however I favored his character arc and the way his story ended with Peggy Carter,’ wrote one fan on Twitter.
Another shared: ‘Only if he’s coming again for What If…?, however apart from that, Steve’s story ended fantastically. It shouldn’t be messed with and I believe Chris Evans would agree. Sam is Captain America now and we must always have a good time that.’
With that, it had regarded like Evans had bowed out of Marvel, and the actor admitted he ‘already misses’ enjoying Captain America in an interview final yr.
He informed Backstage: ‘I absolutely loved my time with Marvel, I already miss it.’
However, Evans did admit that he thinks it’s thrilling he now has ‘complete freedom’ to pursue different inventive alternatives – perhaps now simply with somewhat Captain America stint thrown in from time to time…
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