Robert Redford in talks for Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Friday, 22 March 2013
According to Deadline, Redford is being lined up for a senior leadership role in S.H.I.E.L.D., where he would be joined by returning MCU veterans Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Cobie Smulders (Maria Hill), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow) and Maximiliano Hernandez (Jasper Sitwell). In addition to Chris Evans, Sebastian Stan (Bucky Barnes), Toby Jones (Arnim Zola) and Hayley Atwell (Peggy Carter) are set to return from Captain America: The Winter Soldier, while newcomers to the cast include Emily VanCamp (Revenge) as Sharon Carter, Anthony Mackie (Gangster Squad) as Sam Wilson / Falcon and Frank Grillo (Zero Dark Thirty) as Crossbones.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier will be directed by Anthony and Joe Russo (Community), and is currently scheduled to arrive in cinemas on April 4th 2014.