Chris Evans has a humorous film pitch involving two of his superhero roles – Captain America and Human Torch – in light of the sales talks between Disney and Fox that might result in Marvel Studio regaining the Fantastic Four movie rights. Now finest identified as the (virtually) all the time morally proper Steve Rogers in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Evans first tried his luck in the superhero style by playing Johnny Storm in 20th Century Fox 2005 F4 movie. The film also starred Ioan Gruffudd (Reed Richards), Jessica Alba (Sue Storm), Michael Chiklis (Ben Grimm), and Julian McMahon (Victor Von Doom), but was removed from the typical MCU-degree of critical/industrial success.
Disney is now actively in talks with Fox to amass 21st Century Fox film and Television divisions, for an estimated value of $60 billion. The deal would include Fox A&E and Star Tv networks and its regional sports operation, in addition to stakes in each Sky and Hulu. Nevertheless, for Marvel followers who have been wanting to see the Fantastic Four and X-Males lastly rub elbows with the Guardians of the Galaxy on the large display, this deal is large news for a wholly totally different purpose.
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Evans took to his official Twitter account to recommend an thought of what could possibly be a Captain America and Human Torch film. In his tweet (which is embedded under), Evans even jokingly requested who he can immediately talk to concerning this. Followers rapidly bought onboard along with his pitch, a few of them suggesting that Cap loyal sidekicks, Falcon (Anthony Mackie) and Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) additionally be part of within the fun. Ant-Man director Peyton Reed has even provided to name the pictures, through his own Twitter account.
So who do I talk to about a Cap/Human Torch buddy comedy spin-off? I pondering Planes, Trains and Automobiles meets Father or mother Entice. https://t.co/3KRPZOVzq2
Clearly, this is a joke however for the sake of letting our imaginations run wild, let imagine what it will take for such a project to even happen. The next two Avengers movies will function the final chapter for sure MCU superheroes, and Evans Steve Rogers is actually on the record of candidates inclined to biting the bullet. Moreover, on the earliest, the Fantastic Four wouldn be able to hitch the MCU till Part four – a time during which Steve Rogers will possible now not a part of the franchise. All the identical although, it a humorous concept floated by the actor.
Assuming Disney does strike a deal with Fox, it still unclear how the X-Men and the Fantastic Four would match into the MCU blueprint. Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige has revealed that there are already 20 MCU films deliberate after Part 3 is completed, although he has but to reveal what any of these movies would be. Granted that Feige was made conscious of a possible Disney/Fox deal before the brand new came public, it attainable that the X-Males and F4 properties have already been considered in the case of the MCU future. Marvel Studios also has the rights to 7,000 characters, which doesn precisely assist to additional narrow down what to expect from Section four, as currently planned.
The Disney/Fox deal is reportedly nearly carried out and an announcement on the matter might be arriving as soon as next week. Assuming that appropriate, then Feige and his collaborators may properly be tweaking the roadmap for the MCU future to incorporate the X-Men and F4 as we converse. More on this because it develops.