When Avengers: Endgame star Chris Evans spoke about Captain America aka Steve Rogers' love for Peggy Carter during the film's press tour, he was actually faced with chants of "Bucky".
Speaking to a stadium-sized crowd in Shanghai, Evans said if Steve Rogers had the Time Stone, he'd use it to pursue a relationship with Peggy. But the audience seemed to prefer the idea of him coupling up with his one-armed chum Bucky Barnes.
"If I had the Time Stone, I think Steve Rogers would be interested in pursuing a relationship with Peggy Carter," said Evans. "Honestly, the Time Stone, if he can go anywhere – I mean, he’s the man out of time. He’s had to reconcile the fact that he’s not from this place, and Peggy Carter really represents... a love."
Director Anthony Russo then interjected: "Somebody just shouted, 'What about Bucky?'" Naturally, that prompted the crowd to start chanting the character's name.
"Hey, hey, hey, Bucky is my boy. I got a lot of love for Bucky," Evans said in response, which earned him a chorus of cheers. "But you know... something about Steve Rogers," he tried to elaborate, before being interrupted by more chants of "Bucky".
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"But at least I’ve been able to reconnect with Bucky. Peggy is a lost love," Evans eventually added, before realising he was fighting a losing battle.
"But what about Bucky?!" teased Ant-Man star Paul Rudd, which kicked off the chants all over again.
This is a romance we can definitely get behind. Shall we go with Stucky or Beve?
Avengers: Endgame will be released on Thursday, April 25 in the UK and on Friday, April 26 in the US.
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