Last week there were several rumors that The Grey, character actor Frank Grillo would play a part in Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Variety has now confirmed that Grillo will be portraying Brock Rumlow, also known as Crossbones.
Grillo had mentioned through his Twitter account that he had a great meeting with the people at Marvel Studios when he visited Los Angeles. Regarding the mercenary-assassin, who appeared in the late 1980′s, Crossbones is better known today for being the one behind the assassination of Steve Rogers in the Marvel modern arc “Civil War“.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier, is set to be directed by Anthony and Joe Russo. The film will star Chris Evans (Steve Rogers), and Anthony Mackie (Sam Wilson/The Falcon), its planned to reacht the theaters on April 4, 2014.