Anthony Mackie News
3:04 PM 11/25/2013 by Jeff Giles
The lion's share of the attention surrounding Captain America: The Winter Soldier has centered on directors Joe and Anthony Russo's stated intention to spin the Cap sequel as a gritty '70s political thriller, as well as the first appearance of Sebastian Stan as the titular antagonist. But there's a whole lot of other stuff going on in the movie, including Anthony Mackie's debut as Cap's buddy the Falcon -- and Frank Grillo popping up as his persistent comics adversary Crossbow.
8:49 AM 10/23/2013 by Jeff Giles
In Captain America: The First Avenger, our hero (Chris Evans) took a dose of the super-soldier serum, joined the Allies on their march to victory in World War II, and foiled the nefarious efforts of the Red Skull (Hugo Weaving) to obtain the mystical Cosmic Cube. What's he supposed to do for a second act?
screenrant.com – There was a time when the prospect of a SHIELD movie was being seriously bandied about (before The Avengers hit theaters), but at this stage it’s safe to say that’s highly unlikely to happen. Instead, Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD TV series will offer a more intimate look at the organization’s inner-workings – with the occasional guest star appearance from a member of the larger Marvel Cinematic Universe – while the sequel Captain America: 8 weeks 6 days ago via jackiechan
comingsoon.net – The Da Vinci Code and A Beautiful Mind star Paul Bettany is set to make his directing debut with an upcoming project from Voltage Pictures and BiFrost Pictures titled Shelter . It was revealed today that both Jennifer Connelly (who is married to Bettany in real life) and Anthony Mackie will star. 15 weeks 11 hours ago via theothersenhman
4:11 PM 6/6/2013 by Jeff Giles
We often criticize actors for taking roles that play obviously to strengths they've exploited in other pictures, but they often do it for a good reason: It works. For your latest example, here are Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake in the first Runner Runner trailer.
joblo.com – We saw some concept art for CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER last month that showed off that above image of what Falcon may look like in the upcoming movie. Now we have our first look at Anthony Mackie shooting some green screen scenes in that very same costume, minus the wings. 31 weeks 13 hours ago via jetli
6:54 AM 4/9/2013 by Jeff Giles
Marvel Studios has begun production on Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and they're celebrating by releasing the sequel's first still -- as well as a few tantalizing tidbits of information regarding the plot. As the press release puts it, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier will pick up where Marvel’s The Avengers left off, as Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and teams up with Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow, to battle a powerful yet shadowy enemy in present-day Washington, D.C."
1:01 PM 3/29/2013 by Jeff Giles
It sounded like one of those wild rumors that's just plausible enough to trick people into thinking it's true, but those recent reports regarding Robert Redford joining the cast of Captain America: The Winter Soldier were actually based in reality -- and it sounds like he had a pretty compelling reason to sign on.
2:10 PM 3/22/2013 by Jeff Giles
During its relatively brief time as a standalone studio, Marvel has developed a reputation for wooing seemingly incongruous talent for its films (like, say, getting Kenneth Branagh to direct Thor). Which is to say we shouldn't be surprised by any news that comes out of the House of Ideas' casting department -- but it's still hard not to be shocked by today's reports that Robert Redford is in talks for Captain America: