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The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Trivia | 75 facts about the new series

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Trivia | 75 facts about the new series

“The Falcon and the Winter Soldier” is a new series airing on Disney+ and taking place after the events of “Avengers: Endgame”. It is the second streaming series aftet “WandaVision”. Let’s dive into some trivia and facts about the new series. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is an American television miniseries It is created by Malcolm Spellman for the streaming service Disney+ The series is based on the Marvel Comics characters Sam Wilson / Falcon and Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) Sharing continuity with the films of the franchise The events of the series take place after the film Avengers: Endgame (2019) The series was produced by Marvel Studios Spellman serves as head writer Kari Skogland is directing the whole series Sebastian Stan and Anthony Mackie reprise their respective roles as Bucky Barnes and Sam Wilson from the film series Wyatt Russell, Erin Kellyman, Danny Ramirez, Georges St-Pierre, Adepero Oduye, Don Cheadle, Emily VanCamp, and Daniel Brühl also star By September 2018, Marvel Studios was developing a number of limited series for Disney+, centered on supporting characters from the MCU films such as Wilson and Barnes Spellman was hired in October He chose to focus on the racial issues raised by Wilson being handed Captain America’s shield at the end of Endgame The series was confirmed in April 2019 Skogland was hired the next month Filming began in October 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia, before moving to the Czech Republic in March 2020 Production was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic It resumed in Atlanta in September Production wrapped up in the Czech Republic in October The Falcon and the Winter Soldier premiered on March 19, 2021 It will run for six episodes until April 23 It is part of Phase Four of the MCU The series takes place six months after Sam Wilson is being handed the mantle of Captain America at the end of Avengers: Endgame (2019) Sam Wilson teams up with Bucky Barnes in a worldwide adventure that tests their abilities and their patience Spellman used his general knowledge of Marvel Comics and the MCU, along with that of Moore and Nagelhout, to create the series, rather than basing it on specific comic books Though he did name Truth: Red, White & Black as a large influence on the series Kolstad felt it was interesting to take secondary characters from the films and put them in primary roles for the series He added that other characters from earlier MCU films are layered into the series and shift the storytelling in new ways With the acquisition of 21st Century Fox by Disney allowing Marvel Studios to regain the film rights to the X-Men and Fantastic Four properties, Marvel Studios was able to include elements from those properties in the series This includes a location from the comics, Madripoor Feige said was “more of an Easter egg in and of itself” Ahead of the series premiere, Spellman said there were three projects from Marvel Studios he knew of that would tie-in to the series With the official announcement of the series in April 2019 came confirmation that Mackie and Stan would reprise their roles of Wilson and Barnes, respectively, in the series The next month, Daniel Brühl and Emily VanCamp entered negotiations to reprise their respective film roles of Helmut Zemo and Sharon Carter Brühl was confirmed for the series in July 2019 VanCamp was confirmed a month later Then, Wyatt Russell was announced as cast in the role of John Walker Set photos in November 2019 revealed Adepero Oduye would appear in the series She is portraying Sam’s sister Sarah Wilson While Desmond Chiam and Miki Ishikawa joined the cast a month later Noah Mills was cast in January 2020 The following month, Carl Lumbly joined the cast Additional set photos in September 2020 revealed Georges St-Pierre would be reprising his role as Georges Batroc from Captain America: The Winter Soldier And that Erin Kellyman had joined the cast, portraying Karli Morgenthau The following month, Danny Ramirez was cast in the “pivotal role” of Joaquin Torres Kellyman’s involvement was confirmed in December In February 2021, Don Cheadle revealed that he appears in the series in his MCU role of James “Rhodey” Rhodes / War Machine Also in the month, the series’ trailer revealed Amy Aquino had been cast in the series, portraying Barnes’ therapist Skogland said the series’ crew used their time wisely when the production shut down due to the pandemic Allowing them to continue with post-production work on the series and make decisions that they usually would not have time to make Jeffrey Ford, Kelley Dixon, Todd Desrosiers, and Rosanne Tan edited different episodes of the series Visual effects were provided by Cantina Creative, Crafty Apes, Digital Frontier, Industrial Light & Magic, QPPE, Rodeo FX, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Stereo D, Technicolor VFX, Tippett Studio, Trixter, and Weta Digital Henry Jackman, who scored Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War,

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