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Saturday, June 01, 2019

Disney Shooting "Falcon and Winter Soldier" In Georgia



Despite Disney's threatened boycott of film production in the state of Georgia, following the company's recent opposition to a 'Heartbeat Bill' that outlaws infanticide abortions after 6 weeks of pregnancy, Marvel is reportedly moving ahead with the Disney+ 6-episode live action miniseries "Falcon & Winter Soldier", to be directed by Kari Skogland, shooting in Atlanta, Georgia August 12, 2019, targeting a 2020 streaming release:


Written by Malcolm Spellman ("Empire"), cast also includes Emily VanCamp as 'Sharon Carter'/'Agent 13' and Daniel Brühl as 'Zemo'.


'Sam Wilson', aka 'Falcon', debuted in Marvel Comics "Captain America" #117 (September 1969), using mechanical wings to fly...


...with a limited telepathic and empathic control over birds.


Mackie has played the character in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" (2014), "Avengers: Age of Ultron" (2015), "Ant-Man" (2015), "Captain America: Civil War" (2016), "Avengers: Infinity War" (2018) and "Avengers: Endgame" (2019).


'James Buchanan Barnes' was created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby debuting in Timely Comics' "Captain America Comics" #1 (March 1941). 


The character is brought back from supposed death as the brainwashed assassin 'Winter Soldier'.


Sebastian Stan has appeared as 'Bucky' in "Captain America: The First Avenger" (2011), "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" (2014), "Ant-Man (2015), "Captain America: Civil War" (2016), "Black Panther" (2018), "Avengers: Infinity War" (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019).


Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek the best of 'Falcon' and 'The Winter Soldier'...