Marvel's Captain America Getting 75th Anniversary Special On ABC

Captain America

ABC has announced Marvel's Captain America: 75 Heroic Years, a special event airing Tuesday, January 19 at 8 p.m. ET, just before the Season 2 premiere of Agent Carter.

This one-hour special event follows the history of Captain Americafrom 1941 to present and explores how the character has been a reflection of the changing times and the world he has existed in throughout the years. The special will feature Marvel stars like Stan Lee, Joe Quesada, Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Jeph Loeb, Louis D'Esposito, Chris Evans and Hayley Atwell, as well as family members of Cap's creators, Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.

The announcement also teased that Marvel's Captain America: 75 Heroic Years will unveil an exclusive announcement from Marvel Comics.

Marvel's Captain America: 75 Heroic Years is directed by Zak Knutson and produced by Bow and Arrow Entertainment.

Marvel's March solicitations also features a 75th Anniversary Magazine Special, that will continue celebrating Captain America's creation.