Actress Elizabeth Olsen will reprise her “Avengers: Age of Ultron” character Scarlet Witch in 2016’s “Captain America: Civil War.” The actress herself made the announcement in an exclusive with E! Online :
“I guess I’m allowed to talk about that now,” Olsen said.
But the actress did not divulge and details about the upcoming “Civil War,” however, she did express her delight in playing the new Marvel character: “This character means a lot to me and I got to work with yet another of the best actors in the world,” adding Scarlet Witch “has a very creative way of moving, like dancers.
We choreographed to make it really dynamic.” IGN confirms that the actress will already start shooting for the film next month.
Other Avengers members include Jeremy Renner’s Clint Barton/Hawkeye and Scarlett Johansson’s Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow.
Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa/Black Panther and Daniel Bruhl’s Baron Zemo will debut in the film For those unfamiliar with the “Civil War” comic book, the story began with a group of heroes who left hundreds of civilians dead after battling with a villain inside a city.
As a result, the U.S.
government passed the “Superhero Registration Act,” which requires all masked beings to reveal themselves in order to regulate superhuman activity on the planet.
Captain America refused to abide by the law, thinking that it violates civil liberties; he becomes a fugitive and goes into hiding.
The president hired Tony Stark, already known to the public as Iron Man, to enforce the law.
Formerly team mates, Iron Man goes on a man hunt for Captain America.
The movie will be headed by “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” directors Anthony and Joe Russo, working with a script from Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. The movie releases on May 6, 2016.