Speaking to Sina.com, Captain America: Civil War directors Anthony and Joe Russo confirmed the involvement of pretty much the most obvious returning characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
“We’ve been preparing for the movie since the one debuted last year,” Anthony confirmed.
“So, we’ve been working on it for a long time now. We’re very happy how it’s coming along. Captain America 3 is gonna be called Captain America: Civil War and it’s going to star Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson will be back, Winter Soldier will be back, and Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man will also be joining us in the next film.”
That’s right, Captain America 2‘s walking, talking unresolved plot thread The Winter Soldier is back, along with Black Widow.
Surprised? Us neither…
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