Having impressed the world and the Marvel brass with their excellent work on last year’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, filmmaking sibling duo Joe and Anthony Russo were quickly retained to handle its follow-up, Captain America: Civil War, which also has the difficult task of covering the fallout from Avengers: Age Of Ultron. They’ve been rumoured as successors to Joss Whedon’s place in the Marvel movie firmament for a while now and Badass Digest has heard that they’ve officially signed on to make both parts of Avengers: Infinity War.
While Marvel has not yet officially announced the Russos’ deal, various trade publications have confirmed that they’re on board. Unlike Whedon, who acts as a one-man wruting/directing machine, they won’t be directly crafting the scripts for the two-part Thanos-flavoured throw down, though they will ...
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