Hayley Atwell


Chris Evans Reacts to Hayley Atwell as Captain Carter in Doctor Strange 2

Warning: this story contains spoilers for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) may have handed off the shield of Captain America in Avengers: Endgame, but there's another new captain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe: Hayley Atwell's Captain Carter. Atwell co-starred with Evans in two Captain America movies, reprising the Peggy Carter role in Avengers: Age of Ultron and Ant-Man in 2015 before Peggy and Steve's sendoff in 2019's Avengers: Endgame. Atwell returned to the MCU to voice Captain Carter, the Super Soldier version of Peggy, in Marvel Studios' animated What If...?, debuting the character in live-action in Doctor Strange 2.
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Hayley Atwell says MCU fans deserve more Captain Carter

Captain Carter was a fairly late addition to the MCU — but one that fans undoubtedly fell in love with. The character made her first appearance in Marvel’s What If…? season 1, with the animated series detailing an alternate timeline to Earth-616 and showing what would have happened if Peggy Carter (played by Hayley Attwell in the Marvel movies) took the super-soldier serum instead of Steve Rogers.

Hayley Atwell Expresses Interest in Returning as MCU’s Captain Carter

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness opens up a lot of possibilities in the future of the MCU. Featuring several thrilling cameos like John Krasinski's Mister Fantastic, Patrick Stewart's Professor X, And Hayley Atwell's first on-screen return as Captain Carter, which also opens an opportunity for the actress to have a more substantial role in the future.