After Avenger’s Endgame and leading the third phase of the Marvel cinematic universe to its finale, fans were all anticipated to see what will be waiting for them in the fourth phase of Marvel Cinematic Universe, also called in short as MCU. With Spiderman Homecoming, Marvel begins the Journey of its fourth phase. But after that, Marvel decided to take their fourth phase through a different path. This time instead of theatre films, they decided to go with Series through the streaming service Disney+. And till now we saw Wandavision and The Falcon and the Winter soldier will soon join this list along with many other shows.
Today we will be looking at every detail we know regarding the upcoming Marvel series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.
Updates Regarding The Falcon And The Winter Soldier Till Now
As we all know, and for those who don’t know, The Falcon and the Winter soldier is an upcoming American television miniseries. Created by Malcolm Spellman and along with Marvel Studios for the streaming service Disney+. As both Disney+ and Marvel Studios is owned by Walt Disney itself, there was no brainer in thinking that this series will be exclusively for Disney+.
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is based on the Marvel Comic characters Sam Wilson, also known as the Falcon, and Bucky Barnes, generally known as the Winter Soldier. Set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this movie will continue the Phase 4. So this means that you need to watch this series if you want to get continuity in Phase 4.
The story takes place after the events of the film Avengers Endgame, which was released in 2019. As expected, both the movies and series will be produced by Marvel Studios with Spellman serving the position as the Head writer and Karl Skogland taking the director seat.
Anthony Mackie will play the role of Sam Wilson, the Falcon, and Sebastian Stan will be playing as Bucky Barns, the Winter Soldier. There will be also many others joining the cast, more on that later in this article. Even back in September 2018, reports suggested that Marvel Studios was developing numerous limited series for Disney+.
These rumors also suggested that these series will be mainly centered on supporting characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. When Marvel Studios handed the writing position of The Falcon and the Winter Soldier to Spellman, back in October. Fans were all hyped up to see the signs of Marvel Cinematic Universe entering phase 4 and they wanted to know how well it will be.
The series, which was officially confirmed back in April 2019, also confirmed that there will be Mackie and Stan’s involvement also. Skogland was hired in the next month. In the very same year in October, the Filming began for the series in Georgia and Atalanta, and later on the Czech Republic. The production of the series continued till early March 2020.
The filming of the series was halted due to the unexpected outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The production was resumed recently in September 2020 and was concluded by October of the same year. The series is currently in other production works as VFX and all.
When is The Falcon And The Winter Soldier releasing?
Marvel Studios has officially confirmed when The Falcon and the Winter Soldier will be releasing. It has been officially scheduled to release worldwide on March 19, 2021. The preliminary season will consist of six episodes. Even though it is only 6 episodes, if it has a per-episode runtime of 45+ mins, then it will be still acceptable. As mentioned before, this series will carry forward Phase four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
What are your thoughts regarding the upcoming show The Falcon and the Winter Soldier? We are hyped up to see how the new winter soldier will take his responsibility now that he has the mantel of Captain America. It will be also interesting to see what all will be the new challenges are waiting for both the Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Do share your thoughts.