WATCH: Anthony Mackie Talks Becoming Captain America on ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’

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Following The Falcon and The Winter Soldier‘s finale last week, the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s new Captain America, Anthony Mackie, joined host Stephen Colbert for a chat last night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

Mackie discussed taking on his new mantle, what it means to be the first Black Captain America in the MCU, and working out and staying in shape. Colbert also showed off one of the new action figures featuring Sam Wilson as Cap.

Watch the full video below.

The Falcon and The Winter Soldier sees the return of Mackie’s Sam alongside Sebastian Stan’s Bucky Barnes as the two team up on a wild, explosive global adventure that tests both their skills and their patience with one another.

All six episodes of The Falcon and The Winter Soldier are now streaming exclusively on Disney+. Follow along with all of our coverage on the series here.

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