Anthony Mackie is an American actor. He has been featured in feature films, television series and Broadway and Off-Broadway plays in cluding Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Drowning Crow, McReele, A Soldier's Play, and Talk by Carl Hancock Rux, for which he won an Obie Award in 2002. He was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the 2009 Independent Spirit Awards for his role in The Hurt Locker. This is Mackie's Second ISA nomination, the first coming for his work in 2003 in Brother to Brother, where he was nominated for Best Actor. Also in 2009, Mackie portrayed rapper Tupac Shakur in the film Notorious. Currently, Mackie stars as Falcon in the Avengers and Captain America films. He will reprise his role as Falcon in the upcoming film Captain America: Civil War.