The identity of the Power Broker has finally been revealed in the final episode of The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
Spoilers ahead for The Falcon and The Winter Soldier episode 6.
Aside from the Flag Smashers causing havoc across the world, there’s been another nefarious force waiting in the wings in the form of the mysterious Power Broker. It wasn’t quite clear who this person was for a few episodes, but The Falcon and The Winter Soldier dropped a couple of clues that most fans picked up on along the way. And the series finale revealed who the Power Broker is.
Sharon Carter was revealed as the Power Broker in a confrontation with Karli Morgenthau, even killing the super-soldier keep her secret identity quiet. She’d been on the run since the events of Captain America: Civil War and had made her own way through the world – making a base for herself in Madripoor and running s criminal empire under the Power Broker moniker. But in the post-credits scene, Sharon managed to get a full pardon for herself (with some help from Bucky Barnes and Sam Wilson) and it looks like she’s going to set her sights on even bigger fish. She’s talking on the phone with an unknown individual as she reveals her plan to start selling government weapons and experimental technology. She’ll clearly have an interesting role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe going forward.
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Here is the official synopsis for the Marvel Studios series:
Following the events of “Avengers: Endgame,” Sam Wilson/Falcon (Anthony Mackie) and Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) team up in a global adventure that tests their abilities—and their patience—in Marvel Studios’ “The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.”
Directed by Kari Skogland from scripts written by showrunner Malcolm Spellman and Derek Kolstad, the series stars Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Falcon, Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes / The Winter Soldier, Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter, Daniel Brühl as Baron Helmut Zemo, and Wyatt Russell as John Walker / U.S. Agent. Actors Desmond Chiam, Miki Ishikawa, Noah Mills, and Carl Lumbly have also been cast.
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