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Thursday, September 05, 2019

Marvel Studios "The Falcon and The Winter Soldier"



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, showcasing 'Sam Wilson' aka 'The Falcon' (Anthony Mackie), who is prevented from 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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