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Joe and Anthony Russo in talks to direct 'Captain America' sequel

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'Captain America: The First Avenger' still
Joe and Anthony Russo are in talks to direct the follow-up to Captain America: The First Avenger.

The superhero sequel, starring Chris Evans, is expected to arrive in cinemas on April 4, 2014.

The Joe Johnston-directed Captain America: The First Avenger, which was released in 2011, is the third highest-grossing film set in the Second World War.

Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely are returning to write the screenplay for the new movie.

Evans donned the Captain America suit again in this year's The Avengers opposite Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson and Jeremy Renner.

The Russo brothers previously directed the 2006 comedy You, Me and Dupree starring Kate Hudson, Owen Wilson and Matt Dillon.

They are also executive producers of two sitcoms - NBC's Community and ABC's Happy Endings.

Watch the trailer for Captain America: The First Avenger below:

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