GLOBAL ONE NEWS (G1)— It’s a wrap for actor Chris Evans who announced he will officially retire from his role as Marvel’s Captain America.
On Oct. 4, Evans shocked fans worldwide when he tweeted, “Officially wrapped on Avengers 4. It was an emotional day to say the least. Playing this role over the last 8 years has been an honor. To everyone in front of the camera, behind the camera, and in the audience, thank you for the memories! Eternally grateful.”
The 37-year-old actor has played Captain America in 10 films over the past eight years, starting with “Captain America: The First Avenger” in 2011.
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson responded to the superhero retirement tweeting, “What a run you had brother. Congrats on breathing life into such an iconic character. Keep on keepin’ on.”
Kevin Feige, the President of Marvel Studios, announced last year that the Marvel Cinematic Universe would be finalized with “Avengers 4” according to NME.
You can catch Evans’ final performance as Captain America in “Avengers 4” opening May 3, 2019.