With many Marvel movies on hold or indefinitely, Marvel Cinematic Universe fans are eager for any new information they may receive about upcoming projects.
In 2019, Marvel Studios promised a whole range of new shows and movies, including the long-awaited series The falcon and the winter soldier, starring Bucky Barnes, also known as The Winter Soldier, and Sam Wilson, also known as The Falcon.
These two characters have played supporting roles in previous Marvel movies, and viewers are thrilled to see Wilson in particular come to the fore in this all-new MCU chapter.
Sam Wilson’s character is a fan favorite
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Anthony Mackie is a talented actor who has appeared in many TV shows and movies over the years. Born in New Orleans in 1978, Mackie began acting while in high school and later transferred to the drama department of the prestigious Juilliard School.
His film career began in the early 2000s, with early roles in films such as 8 miles and will become famous, where he plays the rapper Tupac Shakur.
Mackie has portrayed other historical figures on screen over the years, including Martin Luther King Jr. in the HBO film All the wayHowever, perhaps Mackie’s most popular role is that of Sam Wilson / The Falcon in MCU.
He made his first role as a hero in 2014, in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and has appeared in five other Marvel movies, including The Avengers: Age of Ultron,, Ant-Man,, Captain America: Civil War,, Avengers: Endless War, and Avengers: Endgame,,
What do we know about The Falcon and the Winter Soldier?
Sam Wilson has been Captain America’s ideal counterpart over the years, and his sarcasm and realistic attitude often counterbalance Cap’s idealistic character. Therefore, when it was announced in late 2018 that Anthony Mackie would recreate his role as Wilson in the new series The falcon and the winter soldier, the fans were happy.
Not much is known about the series yet, although Marvel has confirmed that the series will take place after the events of Avengers: EndgameIt was also created as the first series in the fourth phase of Marvel.
This will allow audience members to see how Wilson really becomes his own singular character and should allow his friendship with Bucky Barnes to really develop.
The series was originally set to premiere at Disney + in August 2020, but since the photos were put on hold in the spring of 2020, it is unknown whether the series will still be available for streaming this year.
Fans can’t wait to learn more about Sam Wilson
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There is no doubt that The Falcon is one of the most popular and beloved supporting characters of MCU. Fans are excited to learn more not only about The Falcon’s journey as a superhero, but also about his home life.
Recently, some Reddit fans discussed what they can see in the new series and how showruns can portray Wilson.
One poster stated that “we still don’t know anything about Sam for all his appearances. I’m excited to see if The Falcon and the Winter Soldier delve a little deeper into his personal life. “
Another fan revealed that it looked as if Marvel would do just that, claiming that the showrunner had previously said that viewers would have to “go home with these characters; we need to take the time to find out who they are. ”
It is certain that The falcon and the winter soldier will make waves with the fan community when it finally sweats.