Martin Freeman has joined the cast of the upcoming Marvel film CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR. His role is currently being kept under wraps. The film has recently been bulking up the cast, with Elizabeth Olsen returning as Scarlet Witch. Robert Downey Jr. will also 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. The studio made headlines by getting the second largest opening weekend of all time with Avengers: Age Of Ultron, which is only behind the first Avengers.
Known for his role as Bilbo in Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy, Freeman has also become popular for his role as Dr. Watson on the BBC series Sherlock, alongside of Benedict Cumberbatch as Holmes.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer