Chris Evans may retire from the Marvel franchise following 'Avengers 4'

Actor Chris Evans could soon be hanging up his shield for good, as a new interview revealed he may not return as Captain America in the Marvel franchise.

Brittany King

Say it isn't so! 


Chris Evans has just seemingly confirmed that he will be hanging up Captain America's shield after the fourth Avengers feature, due out in 2019. Yes. Prepare to say goodbye to Steve Rogers next year.


A profile of Evans in the The New York Times revealed that the hunky superhero would leave the Marvel franchise after planned reshoots for the upcoming fourth Avengers movie later this year.

You want to get off the train before they push you off.

Chris Evans
The NY Times

The New York Times quoted the 36-year-old as saying, "You want to get off the train before they push you off." 


Evans, who has played Captain America since 2011's Captain America: The First Avenger, is invested in another project as of late. He will be making his Broadway debut as a police officer in Lobby Hero, which is scheduled to open March 26.


Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters April 27.