On Saturday at Wizard World New Orleans the Russo Brothers who are co-directing Marvel‘s upcoming Captain America: Civil War movie took some time to lay out the differences between the original source material and their on screen adaptation. Joe Russo took it upon himself to address the question: “The Marvel Cinematic Universe is based upon all the movies that have preceded it. It’s the Cinematic Universe, it’s not the comic book universe. We don’t have the issues that the comics do. We don’t have all the daring storylines that they do and tie-ins to create what was required to make the original Civil War
News out of H’wood this morning has Joe and Anthony Russo directing both of the Avengers: Infinity Wars movies.
Many had expected this move by Marvel, but now it is official: Joe and Anthony Russo will be directing Avengers: Infinity Wars Parts 1 and 2.
Disney is currently in negotiations with Joe and Anthony Russo, the executive producers of NBC’s Community to direct the sequel to Captain America: The First Avenger.