Directors Joe and Anthony Russo have confirmed in a recent interview with Comicbook.com that Henry Jackman will return to score Marvel Studios’ Captain America 3. Chris Evans is returning to star in the title role as Steve Roger in the currently untitled sequel. Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely (The Chronicles of Narnia series, Thor: The Dark World) who penned the previous installment in the series are writing the screenplay. No plot details have been announced yet. Kevin Feige (The Avengers, Iron Man, Guardians of the Galaxy) is once again producing the project for Marvel. Jackman previously scored this year’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier for the Russo brothers while the first Captain America movie directed by Joe Johnston was scored by Alan Silvestri. Captain America 3 is set to be released on May 6, 2016 by Walt Disney Pictures.
Jackman’s upcoming projects also include Seth Rogen’s & Evan Goldberg’s comedy The Interview, which is currently scheduled to be released on December 25, 2014. Also coming up for the composer is Disney’s animated feature Big Hero 6, set to be released on November 7.