Falcon and the Winter Soldier release dates: When does episode 6 hit Disney Plus?
Disney Plus' next big Marvel show after WandaVision is nearing the finish line.
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Unlike WandaVision, the Falcon and the Winter Soldier didn't premiere with two episodes on the same day. It's been releasing an episode a week, with the sixth and final arriving Friday. While this is fewer episodes than the Wanda and Vision sitcom, the expected episode runtime gives you a little extra, varying from 40 to 50 minutes.
Here's the full The Falcon and the Winter Soldier release schedule, with the release times:
Episode 6: Available April 23 -- midnight PT/3 a.m. ET/8 a.m. GMT
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier marks the second series in the ever-evolving
4 of the
Marvel Cinematic Universe
. Picking up after the events of Avengers: Endgame, the show centers on Sam Wilson, aka The Falcon, taking over the
shield, and Bucky Barnes, aka The Winter Soldier, grappling with 21st century life without his star-spangled pal Steve Rogers. On top of that, the pair team up on a globe-trotting mission to take down an anarchist group called the Flag-Smashers.
Daniel Brühl returns as Baron Zemo, wearing his traditional purple mask from the
. Emily VanCamp is back as Sharon Carter, aka Peggy's niece and former agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. Wyatt Russell plays John F. Walker/US Agent, the US government's militaristic successor to Captain America. Plus, Don Cheadle appears as War Machine.
Will there be a second season? Loki, the upcoming series starring, yep, Loki, already has a second season in development. No word on whether The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is going the same way yet.