A series of Broadway and off-Broadway productions helped actor Anthony Mackie to perfect his subtle but effective style of acting at the early stages of his career. He made his feature film debut with the movie ‘8 Mile’ in 2002. Films like ‘Brother to Brother’, ‘She Hate Me,’ ‘We Are Marshall,’ ‘The Hurt Locker,’ ‘Night Catches Us,’ ‘The Adjustment Bureau’,’ ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier,’ ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron,’ and ‘Captain America: Civil War’ catapulted him into the league of A-listers. Mackie has also played amazing characters on television which include ‘All the Way’ from HBO, opposite Bryan Cranston.
The actor has also earned a number of nominations and awards that include the Black Reel Award for the Best Actor, Gotham Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, and NAACP Image Awards, among others. Now you must be wondering what is the next Anthony Mackie movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of upcoming Anthony Mackie films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Anthony Mackie movies would be as good as some of his recent ones.
10. Altered Carbon (2018 – )
Netflix’s popular sci-fi series ‘Altered Carbon’ has amassed a significant fan following during its first season run. The streamer renewed the series for a second season in June while replacing the leading man Joel Kinnaman with Anthony Mackie. Set in a futuristic society where humans achieve the feat of immortality through the advanced body-time displacement and digitally stored consciousness, the plot follows a burned-out soldier-turned-detective Takeshi Kovacs (Mackie). Alison Schapker has joined the second season as co-showrunner alongside Laeta Kalogridis. The first season went on to become a critical and commercial success for its depiction of recurring themes like identity, mortality and the human soul, along with Kovacs’ never-ending journeys across different bodies and planets. ‘Altered Carbon’ is created by Laeta Kalogridis based on the 2002 novel of the same name by Richard K. Morgan. Season 2 of the series is expected to be aired by Netflix in 2019.
9. Against All Enemies (2019)
Billed as a political thriller, ‘Against All Enemies’ revolves around an actress named Jean Seberg (Kristen Stewart) who finds herself at loggerheads with the FBI due to her support for the Black Panther Party and its leader Hakim Jamal (Anthony Mackie). Other cast members include Jack O’Connell, Margaret Qualley, Colm Meaney, Zazie Beetz, Vince Vaughn, Stephen Root, and Yvan Attal. ‘Against All Enemies’ is directed by Benedict Andrews from a script by Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse. The movie is reportedly slated for a 2019 release.