Anthony Mackie Responds to Rumor That He is Taking Over as Captain America – E! On-line


Anthony Mackie solutions the query that everybody is asking. 

Throughout an interview with The Late Late Show with James Corden on Tuesday, Jan. 19, the Avengers: Endgame star addressed the rising rumors claiming he is set to change into the subsequent Captain America.

“It’s essential to find out about this,” started host James Corden. “Everyone on-line is saying you are the brand new Captain America and I believe you’re. I believe it is you.”

At first, Mackie stared blankly into the display earlier than laughing and explaining, “The factor is, if you happen to watch [Avengers] Finish Game, on the finish of the film Sam Wilson by no means accepts the protect. He truly tells Cap that the protect is for him and it does not really feel proper on his arm.”

The 8 Mile actor continued, “In case you have a look at, like, you realize—Marvel is nice at constructing characters over the course of many movies. and from Winter Soldier to now, my complete aim within the Marvel Universe was to assist Cap, was to be Cap’s good friend. So, at no cut-off date in Finish Recreation did Sam Wilson settle for the protect in any respect. As a matter of truth, it made him comfortable to come back again from time and stand as soon as once more at Cap’s facet.”