Anthony Mackie under new director for "Captain America 4"

Sam Wilson, the Falcon, has succeed Steve Rogers as Captain America in the MCU
Sam Wilson, the Falcon, has succeeded Steve Rogers as Captain America in the MCU

12 Jul – Good news, Marvel fans. It has recently been revealed that the studio has now found a director for the upcoming fourth instalment of "Captain America".

According to THR, Marvel has hired Nigerian-American filmmaker Julius Onah to direct the fourth film, which will see Anthony Mackie making his big screen debut as the new 'Cap following the events of the Disney+ series, "Falcon and the Winter Soldier".

It is noted that it was in the said series that Mackie's character Sam Wilson/Falcon finally accepted the shield and mantle previously helmed by Steve Rogers (played by Chris Evans).

The shield has been passed on
The shield has been passed on

It is noted that Evans' Captain America storyline ended in 2019's "Avengers: Endgame", when the character decided to stay in the past with his long-lost love, Peggy Carter.

Onah is perhaps best known for helming the 2018 thriller "The Cloverfield Paradox" and the Naomi Watts-starrer, "Luce".

Tom Cruise alongside Miles Teller
Chris Evans' Steve Rogers/Captain America ends his storyline in "Avengers: Endgame"

Related Movies:
Avengers: Endgame (24 Apr 2019)
Avengers: Infinity War (25 Apr 2018)
Marvel's Captain America: Civil War (28 Apr 2016)
The Avengers: Age Of Ultron (23 Apr 2015)
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (27 Mar 2014)
Marvel's The Avengers (01 May 2012)
Captain America: The First Avenger (28 Jul 2011)

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