When Chris Evans emotionally said goodbye on his final day of shooting Captain America and the Marvel Cinematic Universe Avengers 4 it seemed his time with the character had come to an end.
"Officially packaged on Avengers 4. It was an emotional day, to say the least, playing this role in the last 8 years was an honor," he wrote. "Everyone in front of the camera, behind the camera and in the audience, many thanks for the memories, eternally grateful."
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Along with that, he more or less confirmed the New York Times in May that he is hanging his red, white and blue sign on.
But in a recent interview with the Associated Press Joe Russo, who directs alongside his brother Avengers 4 said that these statements are not quite as they seem. 19659002] "I think it was more emotional for him than us," said Russo. "Just because he's not done yet. And I do not want to explain what that means, but the audience will soon understand what I'm talking about. "
Why would it be more emotional for Evans than the directors? On the surface, it seems Russo is talking about Evans returning to Captain America, but maybe something else is happening here. As we know from the comics, Steve Rogers is not the only one to take over the cape of Captain America. Many fans believe that Sebastian Stan's Bucky Barnes and Anthony Mackie's Falcon would be worth picking up the shield.
So it's possible that Russo might explain that it's emotional for Evans because he's done with the character, but for The Directors, Captain America, may not be ready yet.