Avengers Assemble! Chris Evans’ legendary phrase in Avengers: Endgame has a lot of history behind it. The actor explains that story.
During an interview given to MTVNews to promote the movie Lightyearthey asked Chris Evans if there was any other version of his legendary phrase in Avengers: Endgame. We are obviously talking about that unforgettable “Avengers, assemble” that shouts steve rogers. And of which, by the way, the other day we discovered the truth about what happened on the set.
Chris Evans reiterated what was known, but also revealed new details. “It almost feels like he should be yelling at himself,” explains the actor. Avengers: Endgamethe great film Marvel Studios. “I was going to scream on the first take, but then I felt like I already knew what the camera was doing. He knew that people were waiting for him. It almost felt like a nice juxtaposition to go under and then make everyone around me scream. We tried it on the first take and the Russo brothers just said that was it, no need to do the screaming. Actually, I don’t know if we ever tried. Obviously, I tried it at home the night before. It might have worked, but I like the fact that you almost have to bend over to hear it.”
To infinity and… What was it like?
The actor went on to say that he loves how Chris Hemsworth put on a primal roar right after that. “Actually, I love that when I say what I say, Chris Hemsworth just lets out a war roar,” Chris Evans recalled of Avengers: Endgame. “It would have almost been weird if he had yelled and everyone had yelled. It felt better, you know? Like more incisive.
in his movie LightyearChris Evans had another iconic line to deliver. It was, evidently, the unforgettable “To infinity and beyond!” For the actor of Avengers: Endgamethat of Lightyear it was much more intimidating because, after all, he belonged to someone else. Another performer had done it before and he had to adjust to that heritage, give it his own touch, not look like a copy and do it well. All at the same time.