Video Interviews

Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, and Creators: "Specter of Cap Defines" Falcon and Winter Soldier

The two stars and the director and writer of Marvel's latest Disney+ series talk about new twists and turns, revisiting a familiar villain, and who really is "America's ass."

by | March 18, 2021 | Comments

Disney+’s second MCU series, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, has big shoes to fill in the wake of the phenomenon that was WandaVision – and so too do its central characters. In a world without Captain America, Bucky (Sebastian Stan) and Sam (Anthony Mackie) are dealing with finding their place in a new world, “letting go of the past,” and discovering whether they’re truly friends – or if it was Cap who held their bond together. With the series premiering on Disney+ this month, rolling out weekly on Fridays, Rotten Tomatoes Editor Jacqueline Coley spoke to co-stars Mackie and Stan, plus series director Kari Skogland and writer Malcolm Spellman, to break down what fans can expect from the TV series that Kevin Feige mandated “should not feel like TV.” In a series of extended interviews, the cast and creatives reveal the series will be full of twists and turns and epic cinematic action; why Zemo was a perfect addition to the story; who really is “America’s ass” now that Cap’s out of the picture; and how movies like Bad Boys and Lethal Weapon inspired The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier premieres on Disney+ on March 19, 2021.

On an Apple device? Follow Rotten Tomatoes on Apple News.

Tag Cloud

Box Office Travel Channel USA Network Hulu romance Thanksgiving natural history festivals quibi New York Comic Con halloween Spectrum Originals President Christmas space comic dceu social media elevated horror Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt WGN BBC One Reality miniseries movie ghosts finale Western Year in Review cancelled television Acorn TV RT History Horror japanese documentaries all-time football cancelled TV shows Grammys Television Critics Association Anna Paquin YA 93rd Oscars cancelled television Hear Us Out directors 2016 Ghostbusters Fox News SDCC DirecTV harry potter The CW golden globe awards razzies psychological thriller Black History Month Mary poppins Pop dogs Film Festival nature Syfy news 2021 hispanic sitcom sports king kong Nominations comedies zombie mutant Mary Tyler Moore IFC Films Country Paramount Plus Amazon crime drama spider-man saw MSNBC TCA Winter 2020 TV renewals Adult Swim Toys Television Academy Trivia CW Seed MCU hidden camera Amazon Prime ESPN Comics on TV Elton John strong female leads Women's History Month new star wars movies Broadway Turner Classic Movies GoT cults Dark Horse Comics worst movies Emmys Warner Bros. Heroines Mary Poppins Returns Hallmark Biopics Ellie Kemper remakes ID rom-coms foreign ABC Sundance DC Universe boxing Fantasy crossover comiccon a nightmare on elm street Musical game show Awards stop motion Food Network Pet Sematary cartoon Comedy 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards Valentine's Day docuseries YouTube Premium teaser canceled Pixar Drama Shudder TCM First Look X-Men Cosplay 24 frames james bond The Purge GLAAD Stephen King children's TV A&E Set visit christmas movies classics Pride Month Animation TNT BET Awards Chilling Adventures of Sabrina rt archives chucky National Geographic comic books video on demand Nat Geo films Turner high school renewed TV shows reviews slashers witnail TCA Awards italian Infographic godzilla deadpool ABC Signature First Reviews telelvision YouTube Alien Character Guide Logo transformers Baby Yoda Funimation Sony Pictures Tubi Shondaland archives TLC green book docudrama Chernobyl toy story Rom-Com movies Amazon Studios Paramount Network french Holidays cinemax game of thrones HBO Go blaxploitation aliens thriller DGA ratings medical drama dark Oscars 007 CMT scorecard OneApp Paramount San Diego Comic-Con Schedule Disney+ Disney Plus Fall TV Best and Worst robots justice league Ovation Star Wars cats Super Bowl Disney streaming service breaking bad Marvel Television Peacock CNN unscripted Song of Ice and Fire Vudu Legendary screenings boxoffice kong golden globes cooking jurassic park Pirates kaiju comics FX PlayStation crime thriller Lifetime scary movies Music USA BBC 21st Century Fox period drama Lifetime Christmas movies cops Family Disney Calendar Creative Arts Emmys dragons Classic Film Photos best die hard Countdown heist movie Musicals TV Land mission: impossible blockbusters Apple 2019 IFC American Society of Cinematographers Opinion vampires binge Disney Plus blockbuster indie hollywood rotten movies we love romantic comedy travel revenge Brie Larson streaming Marathons TCA Marvel video SXSW talk show 72 Emmy Awards concert sequel singing competition Lucasfilm See It Skip It Lionsgate The Arrangement Netflix NYCC true crime DC streaming service award winner Sundance Now BET superman Netflix Christmas movies werewolf The Walking Dead TIFF spinoff spanish language spanish casting indiana jones MTV Tomatazos cancelled TV series Black Mirror E! FX on Hulu DC Comics Teen technology TCA 2017 monster movies Trophy Talk ViacomCBS based on movie Summer mockumentary child's play anthology Martial Arts nbcuniversal YouTube Red Sneak Peek Marvel Studios book richard e. Grant science fiction independent Holiday CBS Rocky satire Freeform Comic Book 99% Starz Britbox universal monsters tv talk biography BAFTA disaster Polls and Games TruTV sag awards Kids & Family discovery franchise book adaptation zombies HBO Max black kids facebook Cartoon Network The Academy adventure Superheroes Mystery asian-american women stand-up comedy Binge Guide Showtime 2017 psycho canceled TV shows Action The Witch Awards Tour Tarantino 45 2015 20th Century Fox Apple TV Plus The Walt Disney Company A24 Winners police drama supernatural Hallmark Christmas movies Mindy Kaling SundanceTV dramedy Sundance TV TBS Interview versus Superheroe Avengers Arrowverse twilight TV One criterion Epix Sci-Fi series political drama 2018 reboot 71st Emmy Awards name the review Cannes rotten CBS All Access Esquire laika animated Spring TV serial killer HBO RT21 Exclusive Video nfl Crunchyroll Disney Channel Red Carpet ABC Family VOD historical drama diversity Columbia Pictures Rock obituary Podcast what to watch Universal AMC OWN sequels Quiz cars PaleyFest LGBT fast and furious jamie lee curtis Fox Searchlight superhero Video Games politics joker Writers Guild of America dc Spike prank parents WarnerMedia venice 2020 pirates of the caribbean 4/20 Certified Fresh E3 VH1 LGBTQ Walt Disney Pictures Winter TV festival El Rey Extras Comedy Central Tumblr NBC trailers worst Emmy Nominations screen actors guild anime stoner Star Trek Premiere Dates toronto APB FOX Film Academy Awards Crackle theme song Watching Series halloween tv Amazon Prime Video crime doctor who australia History Election Endgame south america documentary popular spy thriller Masterpiece GIFs spain PBS Trailer Mudbound emmy awards FXX hist Rocketman Reality Competition free movies composers Captain marvel Discovery Channel TV Bravo ITV VICE BBC America critics batman latino fresh Nickelodeon war zero dark thirty adaptation Pop TV Apple TV+