Crossbones is Likely the Main Villain in Captain America: Civil War


crossbonesOver the weekend Marvel announced that Daniel Bruhl was cast in Captain America: Civil War, and word is that he would be playing a villain in the movie. Not only that, he may also be a villain in Doctor Strange. Even though we don’t know who he’ll be playing, everyone assumed that he would be playing the main villain in the movie, but that may not be the case now.

According to Justin Kroll of Variety on Twitter, Crossbones remains the main villain in the third movie.

Beat by Marvel in that one, two things he will play villain but not main one, Crossbones still main

— Justin Kroll (@krolljvar) November 14, 2014

This makes a lot of sense with the work that went into establishing Crossbones in The Winter Soldier. Crossbones also played a big part in the post-Civil War comics following Cap’s assassination, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re going to kill off Steve Rogers in this movie. After all, Evans still has one movie left on his Marvel contract…