It’s a big week for news on the Captain America sequel called Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Casting rumors are no longer rumors with the news of Robert Redford playing Alexander Pierce, Emily VanCamp playing Agent 13 (Sharon Carter), and George St-Pierre of the UFC playing Batroc the Leaper.
Production will take place in Los Angeles, Cleveland, and Washington D.C.
The Winter Soldier will take place after The Avengers, and will show Stever Rogers struggle to embrace his role in modern day, while teaming with Black Widow to battle a shadowy enemy in present day Washington, D.C.
Joe and Anthony Russo will be directing the sequel, with a script by the returning duo of Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The film is scheduled for release on April 4th, 2014.