Chris Evans says it solely took 'one textual content' to persuade Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan to look in his new film 'Ghosted'

  • Chris Evans spoke to Insider about reuniting with Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan within the movie “Ghosted.”
  • Evans mentioned it solely took one textual content for the 2 actors to comply with cameos.
  • “These guys actually confirmed up for me,” he mentioned, including that he’d prefer to work with them once more.

Chris Evans mentioned that getting his fellow Marvel costars Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan to comply with cameos in his new motion rom-com movie “Ghosted” was painless.

“Oh, it was simple. Only one textual content and so they had been on board,” Evans, who’s selling his partnership with the pet food firm Jinx, informed Insider on Tuesday. “These guys actually confirmed up for me.”

“Ghosted,” launched on Apple TV+ on Friday, stars Evans as Cole Turner, a down-to-earth, native farmer who falls head over heels for a woman named Sadie Rhodes (performed by Ana de Armas) once they meet at an outside market.

After a romantic and blissful day-long date, Sadie, who claims to be a global artwork curator, ghosts him. 

Fairly than be dissuaded, Cole travels from DC to London to reunite together with her. His grand romantic gesture shortly backfires, as he learns that Sadie’s really a CIA agent, and he will get reluctantly wrapped up in her harmful world of espionage. 

Chris Evans as Cole Turner in "Ghosted."

Chris Evans stars as Cole Turner in “Ghosted.”

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Mackie and Stan, recognized for his or her roles as Sam Wilson and Bucky Barnes, respectively, within the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), make memorable and hilarious appearances within the film as Evans’ character tries to return dwelling. 

Mackie and Stan play two bounty hunters named Grandson of Sam and God. 

Their cameos additionally mark the primary time followers have seen the trio in a challenge collectively because the 2019 blockbuster movie “Avengers: Endgame.”

“That was nice,” Evans mentioned of reuniting with Mackie and Stan. “I wanna get on-screen with these guys once more.”

So, is there a chance that the actors will collaborate once more sooner or later?

“Hopefully,” Evans informed us. 

Sebastian Stan, Chris Evans, Anthony Mackie, and director Joe Russo in April 2016.

Sebastian Stan, Chris Evans, Anthony Mackie, and director Joe Russo in April 2016.

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It has been 4 years since followers noticed Evans swimsuit up as Steve Rogers/Captain America on the large display screen in “Endgame,” which seemingly wrapped up Evans’ run. 

Evans has repeatedly said that he cherished his time enjoying the heroic character, however the position is much too particular for him to swimsuit up once more any time quickly. 

With Marvel seemingly within the rearview — for now, at the least — the actor has been busy with an array of post-“Endgame” initiatives.

He and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will costar within the upcoming Amazon Studios motion film referred to as “Pink One,” anticipated to launch this vacation season.

And 13 years after enjoying an conceited skater-turned-actor named Lucas Lee in Edgar Wright’s 2010 cult-classic “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World,” Evans will voice the identical character in an upcoming anime adaptation for Netflix

Evans mentioned he had a “good time” enjoying Lucas within the unique movie, even with the added problem of skateboarding.

“I virtually want there have been some kind of an precise sequel,” he mentioned.  

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Chris Evans in “Scott Pilgrim vs. The World.”

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“We had such a superb time making that film,” Evans reminisced. “Everybody obtained alongside so nicely. And the reality is, I feel when you requested most of that forged, ‘What film did you will have probably the most enjoyable on?’ I feel a lot of the forged would say that film.”

Evans mentioned that that forged is a part of an e-mail thread “that by no means goes dormant, so the actors had been “all in” when the chance to workforce up arose. 

“It was a no brainer, what I imply? Edgar mentioned, ‘You guys in?’ and it was an avalanche of yeses.”

Coincidentally, two of his “Scott Pilgrim” costars, Brie Larson and Aubrey Plaza, are additionally a part of the MCU now.

Larson at the moment performs Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel and Plaza will make her debut within the upcoming “WandaVision” spin-off sequence “Agatha: Coven of Chaos.”

Evans did not learn about Plaza’s MCU involvement previous to this interview, however he isn’t stunned. 

“They simply preserve increasing,” he mentioned. “Ultimately, I do not know what actor will not have accomplished one thing within the MCU, in order that’s nice.”

Chris Evans as Captain America in "Avengers: Endgame."

Chris Evans as Captain America in “Avengers: Endgame.”

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By means of all his profession pivots and new ventures, Evans credit his beloved canine Dodger with holding him grounded and making him really feel cherished. 

“He is dwelling, what I imply? He is such a consolation,” Evans mentioned.

“If you happen to’re in a joyful, completely happy temper, so is he,” Evans continued. “If you happen to’re feeling unhappy and depressed, he is there to consolation you. If there is a knock on the door at midnight, he is there to guard.”

Dodger has been a fixture in Evans’ life (and Instagram profile) since he met the canine at a shelter whereas filming a scene for the 2017 drama movie “Gifted.” 

Though the world acknowledges Evans as an A-Lister and the present holder of Individuals journal’s Sexiest Man Alive title, Evans loves that, to Dodger, he is simply his proprietor. 

“He is simply so sincere. He is so pure,” the “Lightyear” star mentioned. “He does not know what I do for a residing. He does not know something past the truth that I am a man. And that is only a actually refreshing dynamic.”

Chris Evans and his dog Dodger for Jinx.

Chris Evans and his canine Dodger for Jinx.


The pair’s unbreakable bond additionally led to their collaboration with Jinx, a model that Evans was a supporter of earlier than changing into an envoy. 

The actor mentioned that Jinx’s dedication to creating wholesome pet food, freed from fillers and synthetic substances, was necessary for Dodger’s well being.

Evans mentioned that Dodger has tried numerous canine meals over their eight years collectively, as a result of he will get “bored.” When he made the transition to Jinx merchandise, Dodger took a right away liking. 

After spotlighting Dodger’s story in a industrial for Jinx final fall, the duo is collaborating with the model once more. 

In celebration of Nationwide Pet Month in Could, Jinx is releasing a limited-edition assortment, referred to as “The Canine Dream Field,” impressed by Evans and Dodger. The field, which shall be accessible solely at Walmart, options Dodger-approved kibble, treats, and toys.