Captain America: Brave New World is an upcoming American superhero film produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It serves as the fourth installment in the Captain America film series and is part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Directed by Julius Onah, the movie stars Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Captain America, along with Danny Ramirez, Carl Lumbly, Tim Blake Nelson, Shira Haas, Harrison Ford, and Liv Tyler.
The film’s story follows Sam Wilson’s journey as the new Captain America, a role he assumed in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier miniseries. Filming occurred from March to June 2023 in Atlanta, Georgia, with some scenes shot in Washington, D.C. Originally titled Captain America: New World Order, it was later changed to Captain America: Brave New World. The movie is set to be released in the United States on July 26, 2024, as part of Phase Five of the MCU.
Cast of Captain America :
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Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Captain America:
- Description: An Avenger and former pararescueman trained in aerial combat with a wing pack.
- Character Traits: Nate Moore compared him to Rocky Balboa as an “underdog in any situation” and mentioned he has to earn the mantle of Captain America.
- Portrayal: Mackie described him as a more humane Captain America with a unique understanding of being a good or bad guy.
- Inspirations: The Tupac Shakur song “Hit ‘Em Up” (1996) influenced Mackie’s portrayal.
- Director’s Note: The film explores Wilson’s journey to become the leader as Captain America.
Danny Ramirez as Joaquin Torres / Falcon:
- Description: A first lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force who previously worked with Sam Wilson and takes on the mantle of Falcon.
Carl Lumbly as Isaiah Bradley:
- Description: An African-American Korean War veteran and super soldier who was imprisoned and experimented on for 30 years.
Tim Blake Nelson as Samuel Sterns / Leader:
- Description: A cellular biologist who gained superhuman intelligence after accidental exposure to Bruce Banner’s blood during the events of “The Incredible Hulk” (2008).
- Role in the Film: Provides an intellectual adversary for Sam Wilson.
Shira Haas as Sabra:
- Description: An Israeli superheroine.
- Controversy: Her inclusion raised concerns about potential negative stereotyping, especially in relation to Palestinian and Arab characters. In the comics, she’s a member of the Mossad, and the portrayal of Arab characters was criticized.
- Marvel’s Response: Marvel Studios stated they were taking a new approach to the character, emphasizing that characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe are reimagined for the screen and today’s audience.
Harrison Ford as Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross:
- Description: The President of the United States, previously a U.S. Army general and the U.S. Secretary of State.
- Dynamics: There are anticipated sparks between Ross and Sam Wilson due to the events of “Captain America: Civil War.”
Liv Tyler as Betty Ross:
- Description: A cellular biologist, Thaddeus Ross’s daughter, and Bruce Banner’s former girlfriend.
Additional Cast Members:
- Xosha Roquemore and Seth Rollins have been cast in undisclosed roles.
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- Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announced that “Captain America: Civil War” (2016) marked the conclusion of the Captain America trilogy.
- Chris Evans, who portrayed Steve Rogers (Captain America), expressed openness to extending his contract with Marvel beyond “Avengers: Infinity War” (2018) and “Avengers: Endgame” (2019).
- In January 2021, there were reports of Evans potentially returning to the role of Steve Rogers in a future project.
- Marvel Studios was developing a limited series for Disney+ starring Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson (Falcon) and Sebastian Stan’s Bucky Barnes (Winter Soldier).
- The series was officially titled “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” and raised the possibility of a second season.
- After the series concluded, it was revealed that Malcolm Spellman was developing a script for a fourth Captain America film with Dalan Musson, focusing on Sam Wilson.
- This film was titled “Captain America: Brave New World,” with a release date set for May 3, 2024.
- Julius Onah was chosen to direct the film, described as a “paranoid thriller.”
- The film’s subtitle, “Brave New World,” was considered controversial but offered a more optimistic perspective compared to the initially considered title, “New World Order.”
- Several actors were confirmed to reprise their roles from “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.”
- Harrison Ford was cast to replace the late William Hurt as Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross.
- Pre-production began in November 2022, with filming scheduled for March 2023.
- Gersha Phillips served as the costume designer, and Ramsey Avery as the production designer.
- Principal photography started in March 2023 at Trilith Studios in Atlanta, Georgia.
- The film aimed to offer grounded and tactile action and a forward-thinking approach to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
- Liv Tyler reprised her role as Betty Ross from “The Incredible Hulk.”
- Filming continued in Washington, D.C.
- The film was initially titled “Captain America: New World Order” but was later retitled to “Captain America: Brave New World.”
- Filming wrapped on June 30, 2023.
- The film had the potential to revert to its original May 2024 release date, as it was further along in production compared to “Deadpool 3” due to the 2023 SAG-AFTRA strike.