Superbowl 55 delivered some exciting moments. Including a new trailer for the upcoming Disney + series, The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. At the end of Avengers Endgame, the mantel of Captain America was passed on to Sam Wilson. Along with Bucky Barnes, the two are ready to set out on a new adventure. Here we discuss the upcoming series, the ties to the comics, and a look at the new trailer.

Falcon & The Winter Soldier | Marvel Cinematic Universe

The new series will focus on Sam Wilson, the Falcon. As he teams up with Bucky Barnes, the Winter Soldier, in a worldwide adventure that puts their abilities to the test as they fight the anarchist group the Flag Smashers.

Anthony Mackie/ Sam Wilson (left) Sebastian Stan/ Winter Soldier (right)

In September 2018, the series was announced. The upcoming six-episode limited series will be developed by writer Malcolm Spellman. Since the announcement, both Sebastian Stan and Anthony Mackie have expressed their interest in the series. After learning that the series would be written in the style of a buddy comedy.

Remember the events of Avengers Endgame, where Steve Rogers had gone back to return the infinity stones. In the process, he makes the decision to stay behind and enjoy his life.

Leaving the mantle of Captain America and his shield in the capable hands of Sam Wilson, the Falcon.

Falcon & The Winter Soldier | Returning & New Characters


Daniel Bruhl reprises his role as Baron Helmut Zemo from the 2016 film, Captain America Civil War.









Emily Vancamp reprises his role as Sharon Carter from the 2016 film, Captain America Civil War.








Wyatt Russell will be a new addition to the cast as John Walker or the U.S. Agent. 






U.S. Agent Origin | Marvel Comics

John Walker was first introduced as the supervillain Super-Patriot, in Captain American #323. Created by writer Marc Gruenwald and comic book artist Paul Neary. The character was recreated by Gruenwald as the U.S. Agent in Captain America issue #354.

Captain America #323 

(W) Mark Gurenwald (A) Paul Neary

Super-Patriot; first appearance in the comics






Captain America #354 

(W) Marc Gurenwald (A) Paul Neary

U.S. Agent; first appearance in the comics






Graphic Novel Recommendations

Amazon: Click here to buy the graphic novel Sam Wilson Captain America on Amazon

Amazon: Click here to buy the graphic novel Sam Wilson Captain America on Amazon

Amazon: Click here to buy the graphic novel Sam Wilson Captain America on Amazon

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