It was just last week we were hearing rumors of Crossbones to a character in ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier.’ All thanks to some tweets from actor Frank Grillo and Matt Aaron of the Matt Aaron Show. Now today, thanks to Variety, we are getting confirmation that Grillo will in fact be playing the role of Crossbones in the Captain America sequel.
Frank Grillo has landed the role of the villainous Crossbones in Marvel and Disney’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.”
Mentioned in the same article is that Cobie Smulders will be starring in ‘Captain American: The Winter Soldier‘ too. She will be reprising her role as S.H.I.E.L.D. agent, Maria Hill. Smulders will be joining Chris Evans as Captain America, Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes who becomes the Winter Soldier, Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Scarlett Johansson as the Black Widow and Anthony Mackie as The Falcon. ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier‘ is slated for an April 4th, 2014 release date. (Source: Variety)