As most movie oriented people know, the upcoming ‘Avengers’ movie is now close on the horizon and lately Marvel Studios has been hard at work searching for its title role of Steve Rogers/Captain America. The search has brought in a good number of variations, and now after a number of auditions it seems that Marvel has made their choice.
The Hollywood Reporter reported that Chris Evans has been offered the deal of a nine-picture contract, the first of these films starting of with ‘The First Avenger: Captain America’ which will be released next year. The biggest of these films will be the long awaited ‘Avengers’ movie due out in 2011, which will bring together a number of other Marvel superhero films including the ‘Iron Man’ franchise, ‘The Hulk’ and the due to start production ‘Thor’ movie.
Although Evans hasn’t accepted the role yet, it is only a mater of time before he does. ‘The First Avenger: Captain America’ is due out next year.