Chris Evans, famous for his role as Captain America, Steve Rogers in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, bid farewell to his iconic character in Avengers: Endgame. In the film’s emotional conclusion, he passed on the Captain America mantle to Sam Wilson, portrayed by Anthony Mackie.
Since his departure from the MCU, fans have eagerly speculated about Chris Evans’ potential return to the Marvel universe. This question has been a recurring theme in interviews and conversations with the actor.
In a recent interview, conducted before the start of the SAG-AFTRA actors’ strike, Chris Evans provided a tantalizing update on his Marvel return prospects. While he acknowledged that he would be open to returning to the MCU, he emphasized that it wouldn’t happen
no time soon.
Evans expressed his deep fondness for the character of Steve Rogers, describing his time as Captain America as a
He also conveyed the significance of this role in his life, emphasizing how proud he is of it,
It’s something that I am very proud of. And like I said, sometimes I can’t believe it even happened.
Speculations on His Return
Despite his willingness to consider a return, Evans stressed the importance of the circumstances surrounding such a comeback. He wouldn’t want it to feel like a mere “cash grab” or a project that doesn’t live up to expectations. For him, any potential return should be connected to the original story and treated with the utmost care.
Chris Evans also shared his broader perspective on his acting career. While he acknowledged that he hasn’t achieved the same level of recognition as some of his peers in the industry, he expressed satisfaction with his journey. He even mentioned his desire to potentially reduce his acting roles and explore other interests.
Considering Evans’ desire to step back from acting and his commitment to doing justice to any potential MCU return, it seems unlikely that he will appear in the upcoming Captain America: Brave New World series. However, fans can’t help but speculate about the possibility of a cameo or flashback appearance in future MCU projects like Avengers: The Kang Dynasty or Avengers: Secret Wars.
Legacy in the MCU
Even in his absence, Chris Evans’ impact on the MCU remains significant. His character, Steve Rogers, continues to influence the MCU narrative, from Sam and Bucky’s adventures to the theatrical production Rogers the Musical featured in Hawkeye. Chris Evans’ legacy lives on in the MCU, and all his appearances are available for streaming on Disney+.
As fans eagerly await any potential return, Chris Evans‘ legacy lives on in the MCU, and all his appearances are available for streaming on Disney+.