After filming wrapped on Avengers 4 today, Chris Evans announced he would be ending his role as Captain America. The 37-year old actor made his announcement on Twitter and gave his heartfelt thanks.
Officially wrapped on Avengers 4. It was an emotional day to say the least. Playing this role over the last 8 years has been an honor. To everyone in front of the camera, behind the camera, and in the audience, thank you for the memories! Eternally grateful.
— Chris Evans (@ChrisEvans) October 4, 2018
Chris Evans first portrayed Steve Rogers a.k.a. Captain America in 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger. He then reprised his role in The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), as well as cameos in a number of other Marvel films.