Warning: this article contains possible spoilers for Captain America 4.
While the plot of Captain America: Brave New World has been kept tightly under wraps, a new photo shared on Reddit may just confirm the introduction of a highly anticipated Marvel character to the MCU. The photo showed an official Marvel Studios jacket for the new movie, featuring a logo of a red hand wrapped around Captain America’s shield, seemingly confirming what we’ve all been hoping for: the introduction of Red Hulk to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Red Hulk And Captain America 4 Logo Revealed?
As the MCU gears up for its next phase, anticipation surrounding the upcoming release of Captain America: Brave New World is reaching a fever pitch. We’re still a year away from the film’s release, but leaked images of crew jackets circulating online hint at the possible debut of the Red Hulk in the upcoming film.
Harrison Ford’s Casting As General Ross
Sources close to the production have long hinted at the inclusion of Red Hulk, with speculation fueled by the casting of screen legend Harrison Ford as General “Thunderbolt” Ross. In Marvel lore, Ross is the United States military officer responsible for turning Bruce Banner into Hulk. Ross also undergoes a transformative journey, emerging as the formidable Red Hulk—a character with the power to rival even the green behemoth, Bruce Banner’s Hulk.
Sam Wilson Is The New Cap
With Chris Evans’ Steve Rogers gone after the events of Endgame, Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson is now donning the mantle of Captain America. With Mackie having been a part of the MCU since his debut as Falcon in The Winter Soldier in 2014, he’s had plenty of time to charm audiences to resonate with his beloved character. Having Mackie go up against Hollywood icon Harrison Ford as Red Hulk is something that audiences can’t wait to see.
General Ross And Captain America
So far the only confirmation that Red Hulk is in Brave New World is the jacket featuring the red hand gripping Captain America’s shield. But, while the movie’s synopsis is still shrouded in secrecy, Mackie has given hints that Captain America and Ross share a lot of screen time. In an interview with Inverse the actor said, “We spent a good bit of time together. Ross and Cap have always had that relationship, where they were friends and they respected each other, but they always bumped heads. That’s their relationship in the storyline.”
Captain America: Brave New World’s Release Date
Alongside Mackie’s Captain America and Ford’s Ross/(possible) Red Hulk, the ensemble cast of Brave New World features an impressive array of talent, including Danny Ramirez as Falcon, Carl Lumbly as Isaiah Bradley, Liv Tyler as Betty Ross (General Ross’s daughter), and Tim Blake Nelson as The Leader. Directed by a team of visionaries and bolstered by the creative prowess of writer Matthew Orton, Brave New World promises to push the boundaries of storytelling within the superhero genre and give Red Hulk the introduction he deserves. From the bustling streets of Trilith Studios to the iconic landmarks of Washington, DC, the film’s production has been a labor of love and fans can’t wait to see the result.Brave New World (and the introduction of Red Hulk) will debut on February 14, 2025.