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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

"The Falcon and The Winter Soldier"



Despite Disney's threatened boycott of film production in the state of Georgia, following the company's opposition to a 'Heartbeat Bill', Marvel is moving ahead with the Disney+ 6-episode live action miniseries "The Falcon and The Winter Soldier", directed by Kari Skogland, shooting in Atlanta, Georgia August 12, 2019, with 'Sam Wilson' becoming the new 'Captain America':


"...in the new series, 'Sam Wilson' aka 'The Falcon' will fall under 'deep state' forces working subversively in a shadow Government, preventing him from becoming the new Cap."


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).




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