While doing the rounds promoting his latest film The Wolfman (out in theaters this weekend), director Joe Johnston talked about his next film, The First Avenger: Captain America. Head on over the jump to read some excerpts of what he had to say about the film, including a confirmation about the villain.
- An American will definitely be cast in the lead role (and he’ll be an unknown).
- He has tested “five or six guys”, with the youngest being 23 and the oldest 32.
- Casting will be done by March 1st.
- The film will be shot with HD cameras. If it’s released in 3D, it’ll be converted in post-production.
- Red Skull has been confirmed as the villain (for details on Red Skull head here).
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The First Avenger: Captain America is scheduled to hit theaters on July 22, 2011.