Monday, March 23, 2020

"The Falcon and the Winter Soldier"

Although Marvel Studios postponed shooting their Disney+ live-action TV series "The Falcon and the Winter Soldier", because of pandemic fears, take a look at Marvel Comics "Falcon and the Winter Soldier" #2, written by Derek Landy and illustrated by Federico Vicentini, with covers by Dan Mora and Paco Medina:

"...'Sam Wilson' aka 'Falcon' and 'Bucky Barnes', aka 'Winter Soldier' are on a mission: to identify and stop the next leader of 'Hydra'. To do so, they've got to make their way from one end of a high-speed train to the other and every carriage is filled with assassins..."

" the new TV 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).

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