Just two years after retiring as Captain America, Evans is eyeing a return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in some nebulous capacity.
Deadline, which first broke the news that Evans was eyeing another star-spangled turn, suggests that the actor won’t anchor his own movie, but will instead pop up in another Avengers’ standalone adventure. It’s news that should send every fan’s spirits soaring. But where and when, you ask? Who will he play? Is dear Captain America returning to the big screen? Well, that’s unclear.
Indeed, those options have grown more expansive since Marvel has moved into streaming with shows such as “WandaVision” and “Falcon and the Winter Soldier,” the latter of which features Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson, who assumed Cap’s shield and mantle in the final moments of “Avengers: Endgame.