Captain America is one of the main heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. He appeared in Captain America: The First Avenger and The Avengers, and will appear in Captain America: The Winter Soldier and The Avengers: Age of Ultron. His alter-ego is Steven Rogers, and is a tough, strong, and brave super-soldier who was frozen for years, but survived, and so, he became one of the mightiest superheroes in the universe. He uses not only his enhanced combat skills, but he also uses his invulnerable shield to defend himself and citizens of cities. He is played by Chris Evans, who also played the Human Torch from the 2005 film adaptation of the Fantastic Four, and its sequel, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer.