The Leader in the MCU: Why Is This Hulk Villain in Captain America 4?

The Leader in the MCU: Why Is This Hulk Villain in Captain America 4?

MCU leader: Why is this Hulk the villain in Captain America 4?

Tim Roth's Abomination isn't the only Incredible Hulk character making a long-awaited return to the MCU

At D23, we learned that Tim Blake Nelson will reprise his role as Samuel Sterns/The Leader in the upcoming Captain America: New World Order.

While it's great to see Marvel finally follow up on that particular loose end, it's a little surprising that Leader is positioned as Captain America's villain

The leader is the last kind of enemy Sam Wilson expects to face

Let's quickly break down the Leader's background and why he might actually make sense as Captain America's next big villain.

Leader: Tim Blake Nelson's returning MCU villain, explained Tim Blake Nelson is returning to the MCU as the leader for Captain America 4

Captain America: New World Order hits theaters on May 3, 2024.