'Captain America': Chris Evans offered the shield

chris-evans-capt-america.jpgThe latest development in the ongoing " Captain America" casting saga? According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chris Evans has officially been offered the much-coveted role.

Though Marvel and CAA decline to comment, THR's source says that the offer includes up to three "Captain America" movies, in addition to appearances in several other Marvel films.

It seems that every young male actor in Hollywood went out for the role, including TV favorites Scott Porter, Jensen Ackles, and John Krasinski.

Of course, if Evans accepts the offer, it won't be his first time playing a Superhero. Evans is best known for his role as Johnny Storm in "Fantastic Four" and "4: Rise of the Silver Surfer."

So, comic book fans... what do you think of Evans as Captain America?

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