Joe and Anthony Russo broke out onto the comedian e-book film scene after directing Captain America: The Winter Soldier, a stand-out film from Part 2 in 2014 and one of the vital beloved within the franchise. The dynamic duo went on to be given the multi-billion greenback automotive key from Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige and direct Captain America: Civil Warfare, Avengers: Infinity Warfare, and Avengers: Endgame.
All 4 movies directed at Marvel Studios had been crucial and field workplace successes; Endgame briefly held the document for the high-grossing world launch of all time.
After the aforementioned fourth Avengers movie, the Russos have targeted on different ventures. Their unbiased movie studio, AGBO, has produced seven movies since 2018. The Russos have directed Cherry starring Tom Holland and The Grey Man (releasing July 15 on Netflix) starring Chris Evans and Ryan Gosling.
Followers need to know if the Russos will ever return to the MCU, however for now, audiences should get enthusiastic about extra non-Marvel tasks from the directing duo.
Russo Brothers’ Newest Venture Introduced
The Russo Bros. have introduced their newest challenge. In accordance with Collider, Jow and Anthony Russo are directing The Electrical State, which “follows a runaway teenage lady and her robotic on a journey by an alternate-reality 1997 USA.”
Anthony Russo added through the interview that they’re “working with some previous buddies” on The Electrical State. This interview got here through the press for The Grey Man, a movie that stars previous pal and Marvel famous person, Chris Evans.
The challenge is being written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely (who beforehand labored on Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil Warfare, Avengers: Infinity Warfare, and Avengers: Endgame) and is predicated on 2018’s graphic novel by Simon Stålenhag of the identical title.
The Electrical State begins filming this October in Atlanta, GA.
Will the Russos Return for Avengers 5?
Two elephants within the room sit between followers and Marvel Studios. Firstly, when Avengers 5 shall be introduced, and secondly, if the Russo brothers will return to direct it.
After the Scarlett Johansson authorized battle with Disney, it was reported that the Russo Bros. had reached an deadlock in negotiations to direct one other MCU movie. Moreover, Joe Russo has doubled down on the concept of manufacturing authentic IP, reasonably than one other comedian e-book film:
“I believe we’ll begin trending again in the direction of authentic IP… I believe it’s an incredible alternative… I assume that authentic IP will begin to emerge on this market as companies turn out to be extra pedantic and factory-like with the execution of their present IP. I simply assume persons are going to crave new concepts.”
Does this imply there is a zero % probability that they by no means return to Marvel? After all not, however it does put in query the will they honestly need to embark on one other Avengers movie. Any MCU movie is a taxing, troublesome course of, however an Avengers movie is on a completely completely different degree contemplating scheduling, set design, scale, and post-production work.
With reference to who any of the “previous buddies” might be, The Electrical State will need to have an actress to play a teenage lady. That does not look like a match for who they’ve labored with beforehand at Marvel, however a robotic may wish voiceover work. Perhaps Robert Downey Jr. would make a superb robotic. If any robotic wanted a feminine voice, Scarlett Johansson already has expertise from her function in 2013’s Her.
It is going to be fascinating to see which “previous buddies” seem within the Russo Bros.’ newest directorial challenge, however the wait continues to see if they will ever return to Marvel Studios.
The entire Russo Brothers’ MCU movies are streaming now on Disney+.