Date: 23rd March 2018
Chris Evans may be ready to move on from Marvel. In an interview with the New York Times, the 36-year-old actor recently revealed that he might not be returning to the hit franchise following Avengers 4, which is set to be released May 2019.
He reportedly has no plans to return to the franchise once “Avengers 4” hits theaters in May 2019. “You want to get off the train before they push you off,” Evans said. He will be returning for reshoots in the fall, but it is expected that they will mark the end the road for Evans in the McU.
Evans has played Captain America since 2011, when “Captain America: The First Avenger” was released, and has become one of the franchise’s most revered heroes despite a “civil war” with fellow fan-favorite Iron Man, played by Robert Downey, Jr.
In 2017, Downey also hinted at the possibility of retiring his superhero suit. In an interview with Australia’s News.com, he said: “It’s this cyclical thing.
Source: Press Release