Elizabeth Olsen is officially set to reprise her role as Scarlet Witch in the upcoming sequel CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR. She was revealed in the role during the end credit sequence of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. The character plays a pivotal role in the upcoming film Avengers: Age Of Ultron. In the vein of the Marvel Comics Civil War story arc, the third Captain America film is bulking up with superhero cameos. Robert Downey Jr. will co-star as Iron Man, with Scarlett Johansson returning as Black Widow. The film will also introduce the new Spider-Man, who is currently being cast. Joe and Anthony Russo are returning to direct the next installment.
Olsen starred in the 2014 film Godzilla, alongside of Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who she co-stars with in Avengers: Age Of Ultron next week.
Olsen is repped by Gersh and Brillstein Entertainment.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer