Bucky Barnes won’t be Captain America, however his story will proceed following Avengers: Endgame in Disney Plus’ Falcon and Winter Soldier TV sequence. Sebastian Stan would possibly have already got his subsequent venture lined up then, which he’ll co-lead with Anthony Mackie, however the actor would nonetheless be down for a prequel film that explored Bucky’s darkish previous as a brainwashed agent of HYDRA.
Whereas attending Italian conference Jus In Bello this week, the Marvel star talked about his affection for Ed Brubaker’s remedy of the Winter Soldier within the comics, main him to debate the ripe potential in these lacking years of Bucky’s life which can be simply begging to be explored within the MCU.
“I believe my favourite is all of the Ed Brubaker stuff. That was my favourite stuff, and it was simply actually nice to get to do a few of that within the films, and you understand, I’d love…I all the time say this on a regular basis however I believe it will be actually attention-grabbing to see like the entire Winter Soldier that we haven’t seen but.
If you concentrate on it, he had a complete different life kind of as this ulterior ego so to talk. Like while you see the Winter Soldier now he’s kind of like a machine within the films, however earlier than that, there was really an actual character there, and that was the character that had friendship with Black Widow. However you understand, we’ll see what occurs.”
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Stan’s final remark is referring to the romance between Natasha Romanoff and Barnes within the comics. In Brubaker’s authentic storyline, the Winter Soldier was a Russian agent and, as Black Widow was additionally one to start out off with, they as soon as had a short relationship. Stan suggests this could possibly be canon within the MCU however, aside from the change to Bucky’s backstory, Captain America: The Winter Soldier already established that Barnes tried to assassinate her throughout his brainwashed days.
We haven’t heard any rumblings of a Winter Soldier solo movie arising, however there are rumors that time to Stan showing within the Black Widow film that’s anticipated to fill within the origins of Scarlett Johansson’s Avenger. If that is true, it’ll seemingly seize the second Barnes tried to kill her. Or perhaps a shock romance will spring up, who is aware of?
Within the meantime, Falcon and Winter Soldier is predicted to start out taking pictures later this yr earlier than its launch in 2020. As all the time, watch this area for extra.