Marvel Confirms Captain America 3 Release Date, Will Face Batman vs. Superman in 2016SuperHeroHype
Apr 07, 2014
Following a rumor that was ignited last month, Marvel has confirmed
this morning that Captain America 3
will officially debut in theaters on May 6, 2016 where it will face off against Warner Bros.' Man of Steel
follow-up, Batman vs. Superman
. The second "Captain America" film, Captain America: The Winter Soldier
debuted this past weekend to a new April opening record with $96.2 million.
"The Winter Soldier" directors Anthony and Joe Russo are set to return to helm the third film along with screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, who have penned both previous "Captain America" films.
Before debuting in his third solo film, Chris Evans will return as Captain America in Avengers: Age of Ultron
, which hits theaters on May 1, 2015.