Rogers passed the shield and assummingly the mantle to Sam Wilson at the end of Avengers: Endgame.
The Falcon and The Winter Soldier set images reveal pics of actor Wyatt Russell who has been spotted as US Agent John Walker sporting the Captain America shield.
This is the first time we have some sort of corroboration surrounding the rumors and story for The Falcon and The Winter Soldier as it has been said the series deals with the USA government wanting their own Captain America as they don't want Falcon to have Cap's shield.More news: Gainesville Police Department new facial recognition tech
There are a few different versions of Superpatriot/US Agent, but as far back as 1987, the idea that the government would appoint Walker as the new Captain America over Sam Wilson was linked to overt racism.
With a release date set for this fall, a lot of people are curious just when we're going to get our first look at The Falcon and The Winter Soldier. It's what he's wearing, however, that's causing heads to turn - this first look shows him carrying Captian America's shield and wearing a new Cap costume.
If you ask me, the Thunderbolts can probably pull off their own film, like Suicide Squad did; but knowing Marvel has more finesse with delivery, maybe they can make a more memorable villains-turned-heroes movie.More news: Coronavirus cases confirmed in France, first in Europe
Anthony Mackie as Falcon.
Germaine is a fun-sized introvert who loves nothing better than sleeping in on rainy days.
Personally, I don't think that Sam Wilson or Bucky Barnes are going to take kindly to someone coming in out of nowhere and taking the shield from Wilson. So, if Disney+ can show that there's a gap between the ideal of America, and what often really happens, the results could be excellent.More news: Prince Harry ‘wants Archie away from pomp and royalty’
'The Falcon and The Winter Soldier' will be the first Marvel Cinematic Universe series to hit Disney+ when it premieres in August 2020.