Hot on the heels of the record April opening weekend for Marvel Studios’ Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Disney has cemented the release of the next instalment.

Captain America 3 will open wide on May 16 2016. Disney had previously booked the slot as Marvel Untitled.

Winter Soldier arrived last weekend on a confirmed $95m and has raced to more than $303m worldwide. Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson star.

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