Triple 9 has an absolutely incredible ensemble cast, and among its ranks are two members of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Anthony Mackie plays The Falcon (who’s shown up in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Ant-Man, and the upcoming Captain America: Civil War), while Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as Baron Mordo in Doctor Strange.
In the videos below, they both talk about their pivotal roles in Marvel’s Phase 3, and Mackie shares some fascinating insight into the inner workings of the studio and what it’s like to become part of the Marvel family. Funnily enough, it sounds as if they have just as much fun comparing costumes on the first day of shooting as fans do when they get to see them!
Ejiofor meanwhile sheds some light on his modern interpretation of Mordo in Doctor Strange, and based on what he says here, it’s still hard to say whether or not he’s going to be the pretty straightforward bad guy from the comic books. The actor also weighs in on Marvel’s attempt to bring more diversity to their superhero movie slate moving forward.
While neither actor drops major spoilers about Captain America: Civil War and Doctor Strange (did you really expect them to?), both interviews make for fascinating viewing…