Warning: The following post contains spoilers on a major Captain America character in Avengers 4!
During an interview with the UFC Unfiltered podcast, Captain America: Civil War star Frank Grillo revealed that Crossbones will return in the fourth Avengers film.
Although Captain America: Civil War garnered praise from fans, even some of the most ardent supporters of the film were disappointed that Frank Grillo’s Crossbones, a formidable foe for Steve Rogers in the comics, was given a limited role. Those hoping that the villain could return despite meeting his demise may be thrilled to hear Frank Grillo confirm that Crossbones will appear in Avengers 4, though not how most might expect:
“He makes an appearance in the next Avengers movie, but it’s a flashback.”
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A culmination of 22 interconnected films the fourth installment of the Avengers saga will draw audiences to witness the turning point of this epic journey. Our beloved heroes will truly understand how fragile this reality is and the sacrifices that must be made to uphold it.
Directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, Avengers 4 is expected to star Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Paul Rudd, Jeremy Renner, Brie Larson, Josh Brolin and Chris Pratt.
Avengers 4 is scheduled to be released in theaters on May 3, 2019.