Earlier this year, CHRIS EVANS said that he wouldn’t be playing Captain America after “Avengers 4”, because, quote, “You want to get off the train before they push you off.”
Well, yesterday, he announced that he’d wrapped filming, and was done.
He Tweeted, quote, “It was an emotional day to say the least. Playing this role over the last eight years has been an honor. To everyone in front of the camera, behind the camera, and in the audience, thank you for the memories! Eternally grateful.”
Chris was cast back in March of 2010.
He first played Steve Rogers a.k.a. Captain America in “Captain America: The First Avenger”. He continued in “The Avengers”, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”, “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, “Captain America: Civil War”, and “Avengers: Infinity War”, plus cameos in several other Marvel films.
As for what’s next, Deadline.com says Chris is joining DANIEL CRAIG in the upcoming murder mystery “Knives Out”.