There are few more tragic figures in the MCU than Bucky Barnes, the WWII soldier who was brainwashed by Hydra to become a ruthless killer and spent most of his time in the modern world being hunted down by international authorities. Now, for the first time, Bucky is the center of attention on the upcoming Disney + show. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Sebastian Stan, who plays Bucky aka The Winter Soldier, recently revealed that the series will find his character searching for a new identity.
“I’ve spent 12 years with the character. You grow and evolve with the character … I felt like we had established the character in a certain way … then we had to go to this and say, ‘Okay, well, what is it like now? Part of that was us honing his sense of humor so to speak … that went into the tone of the show and its dynamic with Sam Wilson and my own dynamic with Anthony. [Mackie] and then marrying the two of them … We are really getting closer to his quest for identity and in terms of really accepting his past and re-educating himself about the world he’s currently in. “
In the modern world, Bucky’s only real friend had been Steve Rogers, who retired to live in the past after Avengers Endgame. Now, Bucky finds himself without the only true friend he ever had. The only person Bucky has any personal connection to, Sam Wilson aka The Falcon played by Anthony Mackie, is someone he has tried to kill in the past, and the relationship between the two can be described as “strained” at best. cases.
The trailers for The Falcon and the Winter Soldier that have been released thus far have greatly influenced this strained relationship, as Sam and Bucky are forced to work together to honor Steve Rogers’ legacy as Captain America. According to the show’s writer, Malcolm Spellman, the chemistry Stan and Mackie have shown with each other in previous MCU films made it clear that they were more than capable of taking on their own solo series.
“There was about a 12 second moment in Civil War where it feels like every Marvel fan knows that these two guys would be able to support a movie or a franchise. When doing the interviews, you can’t really take credit for it. of the tone because in those 12 seconds, everyone knew what it was going to be … the genre of two-handed friends, what we loved about them is the range, tonally, is that you can go from as brave as 48 hours to as much fun as the rush. Time … lets Sebastian and Anthony do what they do and create that magic. ” They also had to address “very real problems” with these shades. “
Directed by Kari Skogland, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier stars Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Emily VanCamp, Wyatt Russell, Noah Mills, Carl Lumbly, and Daniel Brühl. The series premieres March 19 on Disney +. This news comes from ComicBook.com.
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