Director Joe Johnston, whose next film The Wolfman hits theaters on February 12, revealed to Fangoria that Marvel Studios is planning a June start for The First Avenger: Captain America. The start is mentioned in an article on Johnston taking over as director for The Wolfman:
Principal photography was now less than four weeks away. â€œBy the time I got on a plane and arrived, it was three,â€ recalls Johnston, speaking from the art department of THE FIRST AVENGER: CAPTAIN AMERICA, which heâ€™s readying for a June start.”
Paramount Pictures will distribute The First Avenger: Captain America on July 22, 2011. No cast members have been announced yet.